Completely contractive factorizations of C∗-algebras Academic Article uri icon


  • It is shown that a C*-algebra is nuclear if and only if the identity map can be approximated in the point norm topology by complete contractions factoring through matrix algebras. © 1985.

author list (cited authors)

  • Smith, R. R.

citation count

  • 9

complete list of authors

  • Smith, RR

publication date

  • December 1985