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Thesis: EWU Only
Master of Science (MS) in Mathematics
"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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Noon, Timmy Ray, "Finite geometries and block designs" (2013). EWU Masters Thesis Collection. Paper 251.