Splitting length of abelian mixed groups of torsion-free rank 1



The splitting length of a mixed Abelian group G is defined as the smallest positive integer n such that \( \mathop \otimes \limits^n G \) splits. The task of determining the splitting length of mixed Abelian groups was formulated by Irwin, Khabbaz, and Rayna. In this paper, a criterion for determining whether \( \mathop \otimes \limits^n G \) splits for countable mixed Abelian groups G of torsion-free rank 1 is found.


Abelian Group Prime Number Direct Summand Ordinal Number Mixed Group 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Moscow State UniversityMoscowRussia

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