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Mathematics of Computation
Mathematics of Computation
ISSN 1088-6842(online) ISSN 0025-5718(print)

 

Computation of Galois group elements of a polynomial equation


Author: E. J. Cockayne
Journal: Math. Comp. 23 (1969), 425-428
MathSciNet review: 0242402
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Abstract: This note demonstrates the use of the computer for constructing elements of the Galois group over the rationals of a polynomial equation with rational coefficients.


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  • [1] B. L. van der Waerden, Modern Algebra. Vol. 1, Springer, Berlin, 1937; English transi., Ungar, New York, 1949. MR 2, 120; MR 10, 587.
  • [2] Z. A. Melzak, On the problem of Steiner, Canad. Math. Bull. 4 (1961), 143–148. MR 0125466 (23 #A2767)


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-69-99646-X
PII: S 0025-5718(69)99646-X
Article copyright: © Copyright 1969 American Mathematical Society