Ovoids of parabolic spaces

Tim Penttila, B. Williams

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A new ovoid in the orthogonal space O(5, 3(5)) is presented, along with its associated spreads and (semifield) translation planes. Sundry results on ovoids and spreads are given. In particular, we complete the calculation of the stabilisers of the known O(5, q) ovoids.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-19
JournalGeometriae Dedicata
Issue number1-3
Publication statusPublished - 2000

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    Penttila, T., & Williams, B. (2000). Ovoids of parabolic spaces. Geometriae Dedicata, 82(1-3), 1-19. https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1005244202633