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New classes of finite commutative rings
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|Title:||New classes of finite commutative rings|
|Publisher:||University of Hawaii at Manoa|
|Abstract:||This dissertation introduces the concept of Q-Witt rings and SQ-Witt rings. A Q-Witt ring is defined as a finite quotient of a torsion free abstract Witt ring for an elementary 2-group G. Local Q-Witt rings are characterized using topological and ring theoretic tools. Q-Witt rings of the integral group ring Z[Z2] are classified and several properties are shown. An SQ-Witt ring is formed as a finite quotient of torsion free Witt rings of a formally real field. Recursive construction can be used to locate all SQ-Witt rings.|
|Description:||Thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2003.|
Includes bibliographical references (leaves 51-52).
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|Appears in Collections:||Ph.D. - Mathematics|
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