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Transitive projective planes and insoluble groups

Gill, Nick (2016). Transitive projective planes and insoluble groups. Transactions of the American Mathematical Society, 368(5) pp. 3017–3057.

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Suppose that a group G acts transitively on the points of P, a finite non-Desarguesian projective plane. We prove that if G is insoluble then G/O(G) is isomorphic to SL2(5) or SL2(5).2.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2016 American Mathematical Society
ISSN: 1088-6850
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Mathematics and Statistics
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
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Item ID: 36571
Depositing User: Nick Gill
Date Deposited: 12 Feb 2013 10:12
Last Modified: 01 May 2019 01:52
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