Archiv der Mathematik

, Volume 105, Issue 6, pp 519–528 | Cite as

On M-groups with Sylow towers

  • Xuewu Chang
  • Huijuan Zheng
  • Ping Jin


Using the theory of linear limits due to Dade and Loukaki, we present a useful criterion for a class of finite solvable groups (including groups with Sylow towers) to be M-groups. As applications, we determine the monomiality of normal subgroups and Hall subgroups of such groups.


M-group Sylow tower Monomial character Linear limit 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Mathematical SciencesShanxi UniversityTaiyuanPeople’s Republic of China

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