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## “School of Mathematics”

Paper   IPM / M / 747
School of Mathematics
Title: A characterisation of simple groups PSL(5,q)
Author(s):
 1 . A. Iranmanesh 2 . S.H. Alavi
Status: Published
Journal: Bull. Aust. Math. Soc.
Vol.: 65
Year: 2002
Pages: 211-222
Supported by: IPM
Abstract:
Order components of a finite group are introduced in [4]. We prove that, for every q, PSL(5,q) can be uniquely determined by its order components. A main consequence of our result is the validity of Thompson's conjecture for the groups under consideration.