Irreducible induction and nilpotent subgroups in finite groups

Zoltán Halasi, Attila Maróti, Gabriel Navarro, Pham Huu Tiep

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Suppose that G is a finite group and H is a nilpotent subgroup of G. If a character of H induces an irreducible character of G, then the generalized Fitting subgroup of G is nilpotent.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalJournal of Algebra
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2019
Externally publishedYes



  • Induction
  • Irreducible character
  • Nilpotent subgroup
  • Simple group

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Algebra and Number Theory

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