Hopf algebras with nonsemisimple antipode

Authors:
Earl J. Taft and Robert Lee Wilson

Journal:
Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. **49** (1975), 269-276

MSC:
Primary 16A24

MathSciNet review:
0376742

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Abstract: An example is given to show that the antipode of a finite dimensional Hopf algebra over a field of prime characteristic need not be semisimple. (For examples were previously known.) The example is a pointed irreducible Hopf algebra (with antipode ) of dimension such that .

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https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1975-0376742-9

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