A Note on BIB Designs with Nested Rows and Columns

MacDougall, James A. and Mullen, Gary L. (1999) A Note on BIB Designs with Nested Rows and Columns. Australasian Journal of Combinatorics, 20 . pp. 257-259.

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    In [1] Aggarwal & Arasu devised a construction for balanced incomplete block designs having nested rows and columns. Their construction uses ¯nite ¯elds and depends on the existence of primitive elements having certain properties. They conjectured that such primitive elements always exist. The purpose of this short note is to point out that their conjecture is true.

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