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New computations in the Monster

  title={New computations in the Monster},
  author={Steve Linton and Eamonn A. O'Brien},
We survey recent computational results concerning the Monster sporadic simple group. The main results are: progress towards a complete classification of the maximal subgroups, including showing that L2(27) is not a subgroup; showing that the 196882-dimensional module over GF (2) supports a quadratic form; a complete set of explicit conjugacy class representatives; small representations of most of the maximal subgroups; and a partial classification of the ‘nets’ (in the sense of Norton). 
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