2018
Jun
27

# Amitsur Symposium: Elyiahu Rips - "Free Engel groups" (joint work with Arye Juhasz)

10:00am to 11:00am

## Location:

Manchester House, Lecture Hall 2

A free n-Engel group is the relatively free group of the variety of groups with the identical relation [x, y, y,...,y (n times)]=1. Let n>=20. We show that the free Engel group on at least two generators is not locally nilpotent. Our approach to Engel groups combines