Groups St. Andrews 2009 in Bath
 Language
 English.
 Imprint
 Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
 Physical description
 2 v. : ill ; 23 cm.
 Series
 London Mathematical Society lecture note series ; 387388.
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Contributors
 Contributor
 Campbell, C. M., 1942
Contents/Summary
 Bibliography
 Includes bibliographical references.
 Contents

 Introduction C. M. Campbell and E. F. Robertson A speech in honour of John Cannon and Derek Holt Charles LeedhamGreen 1. Finite groups of Lie type and their representations Gerhard Hiss 2. Iterated monodromy groups Volodymyr Nekrashevych 3. Engel elements in groups Alireza Abdollahi 4. Some classes of finite semigroups with kitelike eggboxes of Dclasses K. Ahmadidelir and H. Doostie 5. Structure of finite groups having few conjugacy class sizes Antonio Beltran and Maria Jose Felipe 6. Group theory in cryptography Simon R. Blackburn, Carlos Cid and Ciaran Mullan 7. A survey of recent results in groups and orderings: word problems, embeddings and amalgamations V. V. Bludov and A. M. W. Glass 8. A survey on the minimum genus and maximum order problems for bordered Klein surfaces E. Bujalance, F. J. Cirre, J. J. Etayo, G. Gromadzki and E. Martinez 9. On onerelator quotients of the modular group Marston Conder, George Havas and M. F. Newman 10. Miscellaneous results on supersolvable groups K. Corradi, P. Z. Hermann, L. Hethelyi and E. Horvath 11. Automorphisms of products of finite groups M. John Curran 12. A rational property of the irreducible characters of a finite group M. R. Darafsheh, A. Iranmanesh and S. A. Moosavi 13. Automotives Marian Deaconescu and Gary Walls 14. On nabelian groups and their generalizations Costantino Delizia and Antonio Tortora 15. Computing with matrix groups over infinite fields A. S. Detinko, B. Eick and D. L. Flannery 16. Trends in infinite dimensional linear groups Martyn R. Dixon, Leonid A. Kurdachenko, Jose M. MunozEscolano and Javier Otal 17. Engel conditions on orderable groups and in combinatorial problems (a survey) Marcel Herzog, Patrizia Longobardi and Mercede Maj.
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 Publisher's Summary
 Groups St Andrews 2009 was held in the University of Bath in August 2009 and this first volume of a twovolume book contains selected papers from the international conference. Five main lecture courses were given at the conference, and articles based on their lectures form a substantial part of the proceedings. This volume contains the contributions by Gerhard Hiss (RWTH Aachen) and Volodymyr Nekrashevych (Texas A&M). Apart from the main speakers, refereed survey and research articles were contributed by other conference participants. Arranged in alphabetical order, these articles cover a wide spectrum of modern group theory. The regular proceedings of Groups St Andrews conferences have provided snapshots of the state of research in group theory throughout the past 30 years. Earlier volumes have had a major impact on the development of group theory and it is anticipated that this volume will be equally important.
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Subjects
 Subject
 Group theory > Congresses.
Bibliographic information
 Publication date
 2011
 Responsibility
 edited by C.M. Campbell ... [et al.].
 Title Variation
 Groups Saint Andrews 2009 in Bath
 Series
 London Mathematical Society lecture note series ; 387388
 Note
 Selected papers from the eighth in a series of international conferences, held at the University of Bath, August 115, 2009.
 ISBN
 9780521279031
 0521279038
 9780521279048
 0521279046