International Journal of Mathematics and Mathematical Sciences

International Journal of Mathematics and Mathematical Sciences / 1978 / Article

Open Access

Volume 1 |Article ID 540480 | 12 pages |

The geometry of GL(2,q) in translation planes of even order q2

Received05 Aug 1977
Revised06 Apr 1978


In this article we show the following: Let π be a translation plane of even order q2 that admits GL(2,q) as a collineation group. Then π is either Desarguesian, Hall or Ott-Schaeffer.

Copyright © 1978 Hindawi Publishing Corporation. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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