Jonathan Lazare Alperin

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This article is about a American group theorist (a American person working in group theory)

This article is about a person who is alive

This person is currently working at: University of Chicago

Life

Professional life

Work

Local representation theory

Alperin has contributed significantly to local representation theory and modular representation theory, which deal with the representation of a group in a characteristic dividing the order of the group.

Conjectures due to Alperin:

Principles and general ideas due to Alperin:

  • Lie principle relating subgroups in a general finite group to subgroups in a finite group of Lie type

Contemporaries

Advisor

Jon Alperin's advisor was Graham Higman.

Collaborators

Students

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