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Transactions of the American Mathematical Society
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Automorphisms of $ {\rm GL}\sb{n}(R),\,R$ a local ring

Authors: J. Pomfret and B. R. McDonald
Journal: Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 173 (1972), 379-388
MSC: Primary 20G35
MathSciNet review: 0310087
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Abstract: Let $ R$ denote a commutative local ring with maximal ideal $ m$ and residue field $ k = R/m$. In this paper we determine the group automorphisms of the general linear group $ G{L_n}(R)$ when $ n \geqslant 3$ and the characteristic of $ k$ is not 2.

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PII: S 0002-9947(1972)0310087-X
Keywords: Automorphisms, general linear group, local ring
Article copyright: © Copyright 1972 American Mathematical Society