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A note on a tower by Bassa, Garcia and Stichtenoth

Nurdagül Anbar and Peter Beelen

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In this note, we prove that the tower given by Bassa, Garcia and Stichtenoth in [4] is a subtower of the one given by Anbar, Beelen and Nguyen in [2]. This completes the study initiated in [16,2] to relate all known towers over cubic finite fields meeting Zink's bound with each other.

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Funct. Approx. Comment. Math., Volume 57, Number 1 (2017), 47-60.

First available in Project Euclid: 28 March 2017

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Primary: 14H05: Algebraic functions; function fields [See also 11R58] 11G20: Curves over finite and local fields [See also 14H25]
Secondary: 14G50: Applications to coding theory and cryptography [See also 94A60, 94B27, 94B40]

tower of function fields number of rational places Zink's bound


Anbar, Nurdagül; Beelen, Peter. A note on a tower by Bassa, Garcia and Stichtenoth. Funct. Approx. Comment. Math. 57 (2017), no. 1, 47--60. doi:10.7169/facm/1615.

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