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### Good even grading and principal Levi type

Let $\mathfrak g$ be a simple Lie algebra over $\mathbb C$ and let $e$ be a nilpotent element in it. In the theory of finite W-algebras one often encounters the following two conditions:
1) $e$ is ...

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### A question on the construction of finite W-algebras

In a well known construction of finite W-algebras, one first constructs a certain
nilpotent subalgebra $\mathfrak{m}$ along with a character $\chi:\mathfrak{m}\rightarrow \mathbb{C}$.
Then one defines
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### Cartan involution for finite W-algebras

Does anybody know if there is an analog of the Cartan (anti)involution for W-algebra
associated to a nilpotent element e, which is principal in some Levi subalgebra
of semi-simple Lie algebra g? ...