K1-theory and the congruence problem

L. N. Vasershtein

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

13 Scopus citations


The following results are presented: a) A K1-functor of a noncommutative ring with unity is a factor of a general linear group with respect to the subgroup of elementary matrices; b) a description is given of all the subgroups of finite index in a special linear group over the order in a field.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)141-148
Number of pages8
JournalMathematical Notes of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 1969

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Mathematics


Dive into the research topics of 'K1-theory and the congruence problem'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this