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Growth of small generating sets in SLn(ℤ/pℤ)

Gill, Nick and Helfgott, Harald Andres (2011). Growth of small generating sets in SLn(ℤ/pℤ). International Mathematics Research Notices, 18 pp. 4226–4251.

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Let G=SLn and fix δ a positive number. We prove that there are positive numbers ε and C such that, for all fields K=ℤ/pℤ (p prime), and all sets A⊂G(K) that generate G(K), either |A|>p^(n+1−δ), δ>0 or |A⋅A⋅A|≥C|A|^(1+ε).

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2010 The Authors
ISSN: 1687-0247
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Mathematics and Statistics
Item ID: 30155
Depositing User: Nick Gill
Date Deposited: 21 Nov 2011 09:36
Last Modified: 22 Mar 2015 13:42
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