The order of a group of even order

Author:
Hiroyoshi Yamaki

Journal:
Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. **136** (2008), 397-402

MSC (2000):
Primary 20D05, 20D06

Published electronically:
October 25, 2007

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2358476

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Abstract: We will give an estimation of the order of a group of even order by the order of the centralizer of an involution using the classification of finite simple groups.

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**Hiroyoshi Yamaki**

Affiliation:
Department of Mathematics, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto 860-8555 Japan

Address at time of publication:
JICA, Maipu 1300, Piso 21, C1006ACT Buenos Aires, Argentina

Email:
yamaki@gpo.kumamoto-u.ac.jp, yamaki.hiroyoshi@gmail.com

DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-07-09118-6

Keywords:
Finite simple groups,
centralizers of involutions

Received by editor(s):
August 15, 2006

Published electronically:
October 25, 2007

Additional Notes:
The author was supported in part by Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (No. 16540030), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science

Communicated by:
Jonathan I. Hall

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American Mathematical Society

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