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The notion of Wielandt subgroup was introduced by Wielandt in the paper Ober den Normalizator den Subnormalen Untergruppen, Math Z. 45 (1939), Pages 209-244.
Definition with symbols
The Wielandt subgroup of a group is defined as the intersection, over all subnormal in , of the groups .
Relation with other subgroup-defining functions
Smaller subgroup-defining functions
- Baer norm: This is the intersection of normalizers of all subgroups
- Center: This is contained inside the Baer norm as well
Effect of operators
A group equals its Wielandt subgroup if and only if every subnormal subgroup of the group is normal, or equivalently, if and only if the group is a T-group.
- Ober den Normalizator den Subnormalen Untergruppen by Wielandt, Math Z. 45 (1939), Pages 209-244.