
Journal of Lie Theory 26 (2016), No. 3, 673681 Copyright Heldermann Verlag 2016 Yet Another Proof of the Ado Theorem Pasha Zusmanovich Dept. of Mathematics, University of Ostrava, Ostrava, Czech Republic pasha.zusmanovich@osu.cz We give a simple proof of the Birkhoff theorem about existence of a faithful representation for any finitedimensional nilpotent Lie algebra of characteristic zero. Keywords: Ado, faithful representation, nilpotent Lie algebra. MSC: 17B10, 17B30 [ Fulltextpdf (244 KB)] for subscribers only. 