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Title: Groups acting on a product of two trees
Author: Jones, Martin S. G.
ISNI:       0000 0004 2669 4506
Awarding Body: University of Newcastle Upon Tyne
Current Institution: University of Newcastle upon Tyne
Date of Award: 2009
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This thesis considers groups which act cocompactly on a product of two trees and draws on previous results by various mathematicians including Burger, Mozes, Rattaggi, Robertson and Wise. A characterisation is given of all groups which act regularly on the set of vertices, generalising a result of Robertson & Kimberley. We enumerate such groups acting on products of trees with low degree, and study various subgroups of interest.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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