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Geometric techniques in representation theory

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A discussion of results and conjectures, focussed around the extension of the modular representation theory for finite Lie-type groups to more general groups that act on building-like geometries.

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Based on a lecture given at the conference “Groups and Geometries-Finite and Algebraic,” on 26 March 1986 at Noordwijkerhout, Netherlands (a NATO Advanced Research Workshop).

Partially supported by NSF Grant MCS 83-00855.

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Smith, S.D. Geometric techniques in representation theory. Geom Dedicata 25, 355–373 (1988). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00191932

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