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Polynomials over finite fields which commute with translations

Author: Charles Wells
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 46 (1974), 347-350
MSC: Primary 12C05
MathSciNet review: 0347785
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Abstract: The polynomials over a finite field which commute with translation by an element of the field are characterized. A generalization of a long-known theorem about centralizers of permutations is used in obtaining the characterization.

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Keywords: Finite field, permutation, wreath product, centralizer
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