Monatshefte für Mathematik

, Volume 181, Issue 1, pp 63–70 | Cite as

On finite p-nilpotent groups

  • Adolfo Ballester-BolinchesEmail author
  • Xiuyun Guo
  • Yangming Li
  • Ning Su


In this paper the structure of a minimal counterexample among the non-p-nilpotent groups having p-nilpotent p-Sylow normalisers is analysed. Several p-nilpotency criteria and many earlier results follow from our main theorem.


Finite groups p-nilpotency Minimal subgroups Sylow normalisers 

Mathematics Subject Classification

20D10 20D20 



The first author has been supported by Project NSFC (No. 11271085) and by the Grant MTM2014-54707-C3-1-P from the Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad of Spain. The second author has been supported by Project NSFC (No. 11371237). The research of the third author have been supported by projects NSF of Guangdong (S2011010004447) and Special Project for the Subject Build of High Education of Guandong Province (2012KJCX0081), and NSFC (No. 11271085). The fourth author have been supported by the project NSFC (No. 11401597).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Adolfo Ballester-Bolinches
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Xiuyun Guo
    • 3
  • Yangming Li
    • 1
  • Ning Su
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsGuangdong University of EducationGuangzhouChina
  2. 2.Departament d’ÀlgebraUniversitat de ValènciaBurjassotSpain
  3. 3.Department of MathematicsShanghai UniversityShanghaiChina
  4. 4.Department of MathematicsSun Yat-sen UniversityGuangzhouChina

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