Galois Group: A Monster Calls

1pm on Wednesday 18 October 2017 - G107

Monster Group

Galois Group is hosting a lecture about group theory, in particular the monster group.

This is a talk by Prof Peter Rowley on The Monster Group. The Monster simple group is the largest sporadic simple group and has order (number of elements) 808017424794512875886459904961710757005754368000000000. This talk will tell the story of its discovery and some of its remarkable properties.

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