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Plenary talk

Monday, June 12, 11:00 ~ 12:00

Computational Group Theory and the Classification of Finite Groups

Bettina Eick

Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany   -   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The talk gives a broad survey on the history of computational group theory and then focus on its application in the classification of finite groups. In particular, the talk shows how the theory of groups is used in this part of computational group theory to design effective algorithms and it discusses its results and open problems.

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