Designs, Codes and Cryptography

, Volume 86, Issue 5, pp 1161–1174 | Cite as

On intriguing sets of finite symplectic spaces

  • Antonio Cossidente
  • Francesco Pavese


Some constructions of intriguing sets of finite symplectic spaces are provided. In particular an affirmative answer to an existence question about small tight sets posed in De Beule et al. (Des Codes Cryptogr 50(2):187–201, 2009) is given.


Symplectic polar space Tight set m-ovoids 

Mathematics Subject Classification

Primary 51A50 Secondary 51E20 05B25 51E12 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipartimento di Matematica, Informatica ed EconomiaUniversità degli Studi della BasilicataPotenzaItaly
  2. 2.Dipartimento di Meccanica, Matematica e ManagementPolitecnico di BariBariItaly

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