Group Theory in China by Zhe-Xian WanGroup Theory in China by Zhe-Xian Wan

Group Theory in China

byZhe-Xian WanEditorSheng-Ming Shi

Paperback | October 27, 2012

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Title:Group Theory in ChinaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:261 pagesPublished:October 27, 2012Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9401062943

ISBN - 13:9789401062947


Table of Contents

Generalized Simple Groups of Lie Type; Chen Chong Hu. Abstract Group Theory; Z.M. Chen. Several Questions About Finite Group Representations and Their Applications; Fan Yun. Recent Progress on Classical Groups and Algebraic K-Theory in China; Li Fu-an, You Hong. Some Work on the Connection Between Groups and Combinatorics; Li Huiling. On the Subgroup Structure of Classical Groups; Shangzhi Li. Complex Lie Algebras in China; Lu Caihui, et al. Lie Algebras of Prime Characteristic; Guang-Yu Shen. Left Cells in Certain Coxeter Groups; Jian-yi Shi. Some Works on Modular Representations of Finite Groups; Shi Shengming, Zhang Jiping. The Quantitative Structure of Groups and Related Topics; W.J. Shi. Survey on Geometry of Classical Groups over Finite Fields and Its Applications; Zhe-xian Wan. Representation Theory of Algebraic and Quantum Groups in China; Jianpan Wang, Jiachen Ye. Some Work on Vertex-Transitive Graphs by Chinese Mathematics; Ming-Yao Xu. Some New Developments in the Study of Differential Geometry of Homogeneous Spaces; Yan Zhida, Hou Zixin.