Description 
1 online resource (xvii, 296 pages) : illustrations (some color) 
Contents 
On abnormal maximal subgroups of finite groups / A. BallesterBolinches, J. Cossey and R. EstebanRomero  Finite Gelfand pairs : examples and applications / T. CeccheriniSilberstein [and others]  On Blichfeldt's like congruences and other close characters  conjugacy classes analogs / D. Chillag  Permutation groups defined by unordered relations / F. Dalla Volta and J. Siemons  Transitivity of properties of 2generator subgroups / C. Delizia, P. Moravec and C. Nicotera  Some simple locally (solublebyfinite) groups / M.R. Dixon, M.J. Evans and H. Smith  The fundamental group of a connected undirected profinite graph / W. Herfort  On a graph associated with a group / D. Imperatore  Some exceptional minimal situations by finite pgroups / Z. Janko  Regular limits of Infinite symmetric groups / O.H. Kegel  Large normal and characteristic subgroups satisfying outer commutator identities and their applications / E.I. Khukhro  Soluble linear groups with some restrictions on subgroups of Infinite central dimension / L.A. Kurdachenko, J.M. MuõzEscolano and J. Otal  Character tables of groups where all nonlinear irreducible characters vanish off the center / M.L. Lewis  Some results and questions related to the generating graph of a finite group / A. Lucchini and A. Maróti  On the minimal irreucibility of the unipotent characters of the finite unitary groups / M.A. Pellegrini  A note on relative isoclinism classes of compact groups / R. Rezaei and F. Russo  Restrictions of Brauer characters and [symbol]partial characters / J. Sangroniz  Real characters and degrees : an overview / L. Sanus  Varieties of groups and the restricted Burnside problem / P. Shumyatsky and J.C. Silva  The (2, 3)generation of matrix groups over the integers / M.C. Tamburini  pprojective groups and prop trees / T. Weigel 
Summary 
The volume contains a collection of research articles by leading experts in group theory, and reports of several accessible surveys of recent research in the area. The compilation provide an overview of the diversity of themes and applications that interest today's group theorists. The topics covered in this volume include : character theory, combinatorial group theory, varieties of groups, conjugacy classes, profinite groups, graphs connected with groups, subgroup structure, representation theory 
Bibliography 
Includes bibliographical references 
Subject 
Group theory  Congresses.


Nilpotent groups  Congresses.


Representations of groups  Congresses.


Sylow subgroups  Congresses.

Genre/Form 
Conference papers and proceedings.


Conference papers and proceedings.

Form 
Electronic book

Author 
Bianchi, Mariagrazia.


World Scientific (Firm)

ISBN 
9789814277808 (electronic bk.) 

9814277800 (electronic bk.) 
