Blocks of minimal dimension

Markus Linckelmann

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Abstract

Any block with defect group P of a finite group G with Sylow-p-subgroup S has dimension at least |S|(2)/|P|; we show that a block which attains this bound is nilpotent, answering a question of G. R. Robinson.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)311-314
Number of pages4
JournalArchiv der Mathematik
Volume89
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2007

Keywords

  • finite group
  • nilpotent block
  • source algebras

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