Coding theory, design theory, group theory: proceedings of the Marshall Hall Conference

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Wiley, Jul 21, 1993 - Mathematics - 299 pages
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Contains papers prepared for the 1990 multidisciplinary conference held to honor the late mathematician and researcher. Topics include applications of classic geometry to finite geometries and designs; multiple transitive permutation groups; low dimensional groups and their geometry; difference sets in 2-groups; construction of Galois groups; construction of strongly p-imbeded subgroups in finite simple groups; Hall triple systems, Fisher spaces and 3-transposition groups; explicit embeddings in finitely generated groups; 2-transitive and flag transitive designs; efficient representations of perm groups; codes and combinatorial designs; optimal normal bases for finite fields; vector space designs from quadratic forms and inequalities; primitive permutation groups, graphs and relation algebras; large sets of ordered designs, orthogonal 1-factorizations and hyperovals; algebraic integers all of whose algebraic conjugates have the same absolute value.

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Contents

2Transitive and FlagTransitive Designs
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Codes and Combinatorial Designs
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Finite Vertex Transitive Graphs and Primitive
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Jungnickel-University of Giessen

Vanstone is the holder of the NSERC/Pitney Bowes International Chair in Cryptography at the University of Waterloo.

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