A 5-local identification of the monster

Christopher Parker, CB Wiedorn

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Let G be a locally K-proper group, S is an element of Syl(5)(G), and Z = Z(S). We demonstrate that if N-G(Z) similar to 5(+)(1+6).4(.) J(2.)2 is 5-constrained and Z is not weakly closed in O-5(N-G(Z)) then G is isomorphic to the monster sporadic simple group.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)404-415
Number of pages12
JournalArchiv der Mathematik
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 2004


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