We show that Ossa’s theorem splitting ku ∧ BV for elementary abelian groups V follows from general facts about ku ∧ BZ/2 and Adams covers. For completeness, we also provide the analogous results for ko ∧ BV .
Algebraic Geometry | Geometry and Topology
Bruner, R. R. Ossa’s theorem and Adams covers. Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 127 (1999), 2443-2447. https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-99-05232-6