V.I. Zenkov. On intersections of nilpotent subgroups in finite groups with socle $L_2(2^m)\times L_2(2^n)$ ... P.126-134

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In Theorem 1, it is proved for a finite group $G$ with socle $L_2(2^m)\times L_2(2^n)$ and nilpotent subgroups $A$ and $B$ that the condition $\min_G(A,B)\ne 1$ implies that $n=m=2$ and the subgroups $A$ and $B$ are $2$-groups. Here the subgroup $\min_G(A,B)$ is generated by smallest-order intersections of the form $A\cap B^g$, $g\in G$, and the subgroup $\mathrm{Min}_G(A,B)$ is generated by all intersections of the form $A\cap B^g$, $g\in G$, that are minimal with respect to inclusion. In Theorem 2, for a finite group $G$ with socle $A_5\times A_5$ and a Sylow 2-subgroup $S$, we give a description of the subgroups $\min_G(S,S)$ and $\mathrm{Min}_G(S,S)$. On the basis of Theorem 2, in Theorem 3 for a finite group $G$ with socle $A_5\times A_5$ we describe up to conjugation all pairs of nilpotent subgroups $(A,B)$ of $G$ for which $\min_G(A,B)\ne 1$.

Keywords: finite groups, nilpotent subgroup, intersection of subgroups

Received July 03, 2018

Revised October 24, 2018

Accepted October 29, 2018

Funding Agency: This work was supported by by the Russian Academic Excellence Project (agreement no. 02.A03.21.0006 of August 27, 2013, between the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation and Ural Federal University).

Viktor Ivanovich Zenkov, Dr. Phys.-Math. Sci., Krasovskii Institute of Mathematics and Mechanics Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Yekaterinburg, 620990, Russia; Ural Federal University, Yekaterinburg, 620002 Russia, e-mail: v1i9z52@mail.ru


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