On local finiteness of periodic residually finite groups

Kuzucouoglu, M
Shumyatsky, P
Let G be a periodic residually finite group containing a nilpotent subgroup A such that C-G (A) is finite. We show that if [A, A(g)] is finite for any g is an element of G, then G is locally finite.


Ercan, Gülin; Ogut, Elif (2014-01-01)
We prove that a finite solvable group G admitting a Frobenius group FH of automorphisms of coprime order with kernel F and complement H such that [G, F] = G and C-CG(F) (h) = 1 for all nonidentity elements h is an element of H, is of nilpotent length equal to the nilpotent length of the subgroup of fixed points of H.
Locally finite groups and their subgroups with small centralizers
ERSOY, KIVANÇ; Kuzucuoğlu, Mahmut; Shunwatsky, Pavel (2017-07-01)
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Kegel, Otto H.; Kaya, Burak; Kuzucuoğlu, Mahmut (2018-09-01)
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Berkman, A.; Kuzucuoğlu, Mahmut; OeZyurt, E. (2007-01-01)
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Prime graphs of solvable groups
Ulvi , Muhammed İkbal; Ercan, Gülin; Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (2020-8)
If $G$ is a finite group, its prime graph $Gamma_G$ is constructed as follows: the vertices are the primes dividing the order of $G$, two vertices $p$ and $q$ are joined by an edge if and only if $G$ contains an element of order $pq$. This thesis is mainly a survey that gives some important results on the prime graphs of solvable groups by presenting their proofs in full detail.
Citation Formats
M. Kuzucouoglu and P. Shumyatsky, “On local finiteness of periodic residually finite groups,” PROCEEDINGS OF THE EDINBURGH MATHEMATICAL SOCIETY, pp. 717–721, 2002, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: https://hdl.handle.net/11511/65296.