Journal article

Decomposability of finitely generated torsion-free nilpotent groups

Gilbert Baumslag, Charles F Miller, Gretchen Ostheimer

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ALGEBRA AND COMPUTATION | WORLD SCIENTIFIC PUBL CO PTE LTD | Published : 2016

Abstract

We describe an algorithm for deciding whether or not a given finitely generated torsion-free nilpotent group is decomposable as the direct product of nontrivial subgroups.

University of Melbourne Researchers