The number of regular semisimple conjugacy classes in the finite classical groups

@inproceedings{Fulman2012TheNO,
  title={The number of regular semisimple conjugacy classes in the finite classical groups},
  author={Jason Fulman and Robert Guralnick},
  year={2012}
}
  • Jason Fulman, Robert Guralnick
  • Published 2012
  • Mathematics
  • Abstract Using generating functions, we enumerate regular semisimple conjugacy classes in the finite classical groups. For the general linear, unitary, and symplectic groups this gives a different approach to known results; for the special orthogonal groups the results are new.