Archiv der Mathematik

, Volume 103, Issue 1, pp 27–37 | Cite as

Krull orders in nilpotent groups

  • Eric Jespers
  • Jan Okniński


Noncommutative Krull domains that are determined by submonoids of finitely generated torsion-free nilpotent groups are investigated. A complete description is given in case the group is nilpotent of class two.

Mathematics Subject Classification

Primary 16S36 16U30 20M13 Secondary 16H99 20F18 


Krull order Semigroup algebra Nilpotent group 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsVrije Universiteit BrusselBrusselsBelgium
  2. 2.Institute of MathematicsUniversity of WarsawWarsawPoland

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