Non-simple localizations of finite simple groups

José L. Rodríguez, Jérôme Scherer, Antonio Viruel

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Abstract

Often a localization functor (in the category of groups) sends a finite simple group to another finite simple group. We study when such a localization also induces a localization between the automorphism groups and between the universal central extensions. As a consequence we exhibit many examples of localizations of finite simple groups which are not simple. © 2006 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)765-774
JournalJournal of Algebra
Volume305
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 15 Nov 2006

Keywords

  • Finite simple groups
  • Localization

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