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A note on decomposition numbers of \(G_2(2^n)\). (English) Zbl 1057.20009
Summary: The decomposition numbers of the finite Chevalley group \(G_2(p^n)\) of type \((G_2)\) defined over a finite field of characteristic \(r\) which divides \(p^n+1\) were almost determined by G. Hiss [J. Algebra 120, No. 2, 339-360 (1989; Zbl 0667.20009)]. The author proves that the decomposition numbers are bounded independently of \(p^n\) by using the same argument as T. Okuyama and K. Waki [J. Algebra 199, No. 2, 544-555 (1998; Zbl 0891.20009)] in the case of \(p=2\).

MSC:
20C33 Representations of finite groups of Lie type
20G05 Representation theory for linear algebraic groups
20G40 Linear algebraic groups over finite fields
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