Osaka Journal of Mathematics

Reduction theorems for characteristic functors on finite $p$-groups and applications to $p$-nilpotence criteria

Paul Lescot

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We formalize various properties of characteristic functors on $p$-groups, and discuss relationships between them. Applications to the Thompson subgroup and certain of its analogues are then given.

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Osaka J. Math., Volume 45, Number 4 (2008), 1043-1056.

First available in Project Euclid: 26 November 2008

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Primary: 20D20: Sylow subgroups, Sylow properties, $\pi$-groups, $\pi$-structure
Secondary: 20E25: Local properties


Lescot, Paul. Reduction theorems for characteristic functors on finite $p$-groups and applications to $p$-nilpotence criteria. Osaka J. Math. 45 (2008), no. 4, 1043--1056.

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