Just Infinite Branch Groups

  • R. I. Grigorchuk
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Part of the Progress in Mathematics book series (PM, volume 184)

Abstract

In this chapter we define and investigate the class of branch groups. This class has only recently been defined, but the first examples of groups with a branch structure appeared at the end of the 1970s and the beginning of the 1980s ([45] [13] [14], [24]).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. I. Grigorchuk
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  1. 1.Steklov Institute of MathematicsMoscowRussia

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