Commutativity in special unitary groups at odd primes

Daisuke Kishimoto, Tomoaki Nagao

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It is a classical result by Bott that SU(s) and SU(t) homotopy commute in SU(n) if and only if s+t≤n. We consider the p-localization analog of this problem and give an answer at odd primes.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1949-1954
Number of pages6
JournalTopology and its Applications
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2010
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Geometry and Topology


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