Lattices Associated with a Finite Vector Space

Author(s)
Mengtian Yue

Abstract

Let be a n-dimensional row vector
space over a finite field For , let be a *d*- dimensional subspace of . denotes the set
of all the spaces which are the subspaces of and not the
subspaces of except . We define the partial order on by ordinary
inclusion (resp. reverse inclusion), and then is a poset,
denoted by (resp. ). In this paper we show that both and are finite
atomic lattices. Further, we discuss the geometricity of and , and obtain their characteristic polynomials.

Cite this paper

Yue, M. (2014) Lattices Associated with a Finite Vector Space.*Applied Mathematics*, **5**, 672-676. doi: 10.4236/am.2014.54064.

Yue, M. (2014) Lattices Associated with a Finite Vector Space.

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