Glasnik Matematicki, Vol. 45, No.2 (2010), 291-305.


Snježana Braić

University of Split, Faculty of Science and Mathematics, Teslina 12/III, 21000 Split, Croatia

Abstract.   In this paper we either prove the non-existence or give explicit construction of all (v, k, λ) symmetric designs with primitive automorphism groups of degree v ≤ 255. We prove that, up to isomorphism, there exist exactly 142 such designs. The research involves programming and wide-range computations. We make use of software package GAP and the library of primitive groups which it contains.

2000 Mathematics Subject Classification.   05B05, 05B10.

Key words and phrases.   Symmetric design, primitive automorphism group, difference set.

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DOI: 10.3336/gm.45.2.01


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