We provide 3-local characterizations of the almost simple groups and . Both groups are examples of groups of parabolic characteristic three and we identify them from the structure of the centralizer of an element of order three.
|Translated title of the contribution||A 3-local identification of two almost simple extensions of POmega_8^+(2)|
|Pages (from-to)||330 - 354|
|Number of pages||25|
|Journal||Journal of Algebra|
|Volume||328, issue 1|
|Publication status||Published - Feb 2011|