Item description for Symmetry in Finite Generalized Quadrangles (Frontiers in Mathematics) by Koen Thas...
In this monograph finite generalized quadrangles are classified by symmetry, generalizing the celebrated Lenz-Barlotti classification for projective planes. The book is self-contained and serves as introduction to the combinatorial, geometrical and group-theoretical concepts that arise in the classification and in the general theory of finite generalized quadrangles, including automorphism groups, elation and translation generalized quadrangles, generalized ovals and generalized ovoids, span-symmetric generalized quadrangles, flock geometry and property (G), regularity and nets, split BN-pairs of rank 1, and the Moufang property.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.3" Width: 6.4" Height: 0.6" Weight: 0.95 lbs.
Release Date Mar 19, 2004
Publisher Birkhäuser Basel
ISBN 3764361581 ISBN13 9783764361587
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