Pairwise‎ ‎non-commuting elements in finite metacyclic $2$-groups and some finite $p$-groups

Document Type : Research Paper


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Let $G$ be a finite group‎. ‎A subset $X$ of $G$ is a set of pairwise non-commuting elements‎
‎if any two distinct elements of $X$ do not commute‎. ‎In this paper‎
‎we determine the maximum size of these subsets in any finite‎
‎non-abelian metacyclic $2$-group and in any finite non-abelian $p$-group with an abelian maximal subgroup‎.


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Volume 40, Issue 6 - Serial Number 6
December 2014
Pages 1573-1585
  • Receive Date: 01 August 2013
  • Revise Date: 30 November 2013
  • Accept Date: 01 December 2013
  • First Publish Date: 01 December 2014