On the Definition of Word Hyperbolic Groups

  title={On the Definition of Word Hyperbolic Groups},
  author={Robert H. Gilman},
Formal languages based on multiplication tables of finitely generated groups are investigated and used to give a linguistic characterization of word hyperbolic groups. 
Highly Cited
This paper has 177 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.


Publications citing this paper.


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 14 references

Algorithms in Geometric Group Theory

  • Z. Grunschlag
  • Dissertation, Berkeley
  • 1999

Notes on word hyperbolic groups

  • J. Alonso, T. Brady, +5 authors H. Short
  • Group Theory from a Geometrical Viewpoint, E…
  • 1991
1 Excerpt

Géométrie et théorie des groupes

  • M. Coornaert, T. Delzant, A. Papadopoulos
  • Lecture Notes in Mathematics 1441, Springer…
  • 1990
1 Excerpt

Hyperbolic groups

  • M. Gromov
  • Essays in Group Theory, Math. Sci. Res. Institute…
  • 1987
1 Excerpt

The accessibility of finitely presented groups

  • M. J. Dunwoody
  • Invent. Math.
  • 1985
2 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…