Mathematische Annalen

, Volume 334, Issue 3, pp 533–555 | Cite as

Algebraic invariants for right-angled Artin groups

  • Stefan Papadima
  • Alexander I. SuciuEmail author


A finite simplicial graph Γ determines a right-angled Artin group G Γ, with generators corresponding to the vertices of Γ, and with a relation υw=wυ for each pair of adjacent vertices. We compute the lower central series quotients, the Chen quotients, and the (first) resonance variety of G Γ, directly from the graph Γ.

Mathematics Subject Classification (2000)

Primary: 20F36 13F55 20F14 55P62 57M07 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Mathematics of the AcademyBucharestRomania
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsNortheastern UniversityBostonUSA

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