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Title: A sporadic simple group of B. Fischer of order 64, 561, 751, 654, 400
Author: Hunt, David Christopher
Awarding Body: University of Warwick
Current Institution: University of Warwick
Date of Award: 1970
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Abstract:
In this thesis we study a sporadic simple group M ( 22 ) of order 64,561,751, 6 54,400 = 2 17 .39.5 2.7. .1.13 . defined by 13. Fischer [3]. In chapter I most of the material needed from other sources is presented. For example, in §1 we outline results from the paper "Finite groups generated by 3-trallspositions" recently written by B. Fischer [3]. * In chapter II we deal with the calculation of the character tables of PSU(5,2), P8U(6,2), PSΩ+(6,3) PSΩ(7,3) and M(22). In chapter III a characterization of M(22) by the structure of the centralizer of' one of' its involutions is given. The involution is not the involution central in the Sylow 2-subgroup but is a 3-transposition.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Association of Commonwealth Universities
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.460043  DOI: Not available
Keywords: QA Mathematics
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