# Bad groups in the sense of Cherlin

• Published in 2016
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There exists no bad group (in the sense of Gregory Cherlin), namely any simple group of Morley rank 3 is isomorphic to $\mathrm{PSL_2}(K)$ for an algebraically closed field $K$.

### BibTeX entry

@article{BadgroupsinthesenseofCherlin,
title = {Bad groups in the sense of Cherlin},
author = {Olivier Fr{\'{e}}con},
url = {http://arxiv.org/abs/1607.02994v1 http://arxiv.org/pdf/1607.02994v1},
urldate = {2016-08-02},
abstract = {There exists no bad group (in the sense of Gregory Cherlin), namely any
simple group of Morley rank 3 is isomorphic to {\$}\mathrm{\{}PSL{\_}2{\}}(K){\$} for an algebraically
closed field {\$}K{\$}.},
comment = {},
year = 2016,
collections = {Attention-grabbing titles,The groups group}
}