Osaka Journal of Mathematics

Simple proofs of some theorems in block theory of finite groups

Masafumi Murai

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We give simple proofs of Laradji's theorem on blocks with central defect groups, Watanabe's theorem on the Glauberman--Watanabe correspondences of blocks and Robinson's theorem on defect groups of $p$-blocks of $p$-solvable groups attaining Brauer's upper bound for the number of irreducible characters.

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Osaka J. Math., Volume 49, Number 4 (2012), 869-873.

First available in Project Euclid: 19 December 2012

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Primary: 20C15: Ordinary representations and characters 20C20: Modular representations and characters


Murai, Masafumi. Simple proofs of some theorems in block theory of finite groups. Osaka J. Math. 49 (2012), no. 4, 869--873.

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