## General Unitary Group

The general unitary group is the Subgroup of all elements of the General Linear Group that fix a given nonsingular Hermitian form. This is equivalent, in the canonical case, to the definition of as the group of Unitary Matrices.

References

Conway, J. H.; Curtis, R. T.; Norton, S. P.; Parker, R. A.; and Wilson, R. A. The Groups , , , and .'' §2.2 in Atlas of Finite Groups: Maximal Subgroups and Ordinary Characters for Simple Groups. Oxford, England: Clarendon Press, p. x, 1985.

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