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Date of Award

2013

Document Type

Thesis: EWU Only

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS) in Mathematics

Department

Mathematics

Abstract

"This thesis is mainly an exposition to the ideas in finite geometry, specifically affine and projective planes as well as block designs. We conclude with a chapter on how to apply these ideas to coding theory. Some of the results we look at include both the Bruck-Ryser and Bruck-Ryser-Chowla theorems as well as considering isomorphisms and automorphisms of block designs"--Document.

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