Some remarks on maximal subgroups of finite classical groups

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The subgroup structure of the finite classical groups has long been the subject of intensive investigation. We explain some of the current issues relating to the study of the maximal subgroups of classical groups.


Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFinite Simple Groups
Subtitle of host publicationThirty Years of the Atlas and Beyond
EditorsManjul Bhargava, Robert Guralnick, Gerhard Hiss, Klaus Lux, Pham Huu Tiep
Publication statusPublished - 2017
EventFinite Simple Groups: Thirty Years of the Atlas and Beyond: Celebrating the Atlases and Honoring John Conway - Princeton University
Duration: 2 Nov 20155 Nov 2015

Publication series

NameAMS Contemporary Mathematics Series
PublisherAmerican Mathematical Society
ISSN (Print)0271-4132
ISSN (Electronic)1098-3627


ConferenceFinite Simple Groups: Thirty Years of the Atlas and Beyond