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Journal of Geometry

, Volume 14, Issue 2, pp 174–181 | Cite as

An interactive program for finite incidence structures

  • Marilena Barnabei
  • Giorgio Nicoletti
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Abstract

It has been shown (see [3]) that every finite incidence structure can be represented in a suitable way by a polynomial over a convenient finite field. In this paper we present a FORTRAN interactive program which examines the incidence structure associated to a given polynomial over GF(9). Further, a second program is exhibited, which determines a complete system of mutually orthogonal latin squares related to a polynomial associated to a projective plane of order nine.

Keywords

Projective Plane Finite Field Complete System Interactive Program Incidence Structure 
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References

  1. 1.
    Dembowski,H.P.,Finite Geometries, Springer-Verlag, Berlin 1968.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Macwilliams,F.J. and Sloane,N.J.A., The Theory of Error-Correcting Codes, North-Holland 1977.Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Nicoletti,G., Polinomi e Strutture di Incidenza, Boll.U.M.I., to appear.Google Scholar

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© BirkhÄuser Verlag 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • Marilena Barnabei
    • 1
  • Giorgio Nicoletti
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto di Geometria dell'UniversitàBolognaItaly

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