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      Palindromic width; commutator width; wreath products; nilpotent product.

    • Abstract

       

      We prove that the nilpotent product of a set of groups $A_1, \ldots , A_s$ has finite palindromic width if and only if the palindromic widths of $A_i$, $i = 1, \ldots , s$, are finite. We give a new proof that the commutator width of $F_n \wr K$ is infinite, where $F_n$ is a free group of rank $n\geq 2$ and $K$ is a finite group. This result, combining with a result of Fink [9] gives examples of groups with infinite commutator width but finite palindromic width with respect to some generating set.

    • Author Affiliations

       

      Valeriy G Bardakov1 Oleg V Bryukhanov2 Krishnendu Gongopadhyay3

      1. Sobolev Institute of Mathematics, Novosibirsk State University, Novosibirsk 630090, Russia and Laboratory of Quantum Topology, Chelyabinsk State University, Brat'ev Kashirinykh Street 129, Chelyabinsk 454001, Russia
      2. Siberian University of Consumer Cooperatives, Novosibirsk 630087, Russia
      3. Department of Mathematical Sciences, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Mohali, Knowledge City, Sector 81, S.A.S. Nagar, P.O. Manauli 140 306, India
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