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What is the moduli space of germs of one-sided complex structures near the circle?

Consider a one-sided ( say, internal) neighborhood $U$ of the unit circle $S$ ( $U$ contains $S$) on the plane with a choice of smooth complex stricture $\tau$ on $U$. By smoothness of $\tau$ on $U$ ...
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What is known about this product?

I bet the product $$ \prod_{n=2}^\infty\frac 1 {1-n^{-s}}, $$ which is convergent for ${\rm Re}(s)>1$, has been studied before. Can it be analytically extended across the line ${\rm Re}(s)=1$? If ...
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Visualizing functions with a number of independant variables

I need to graph real valued functions ( for exposition and analysis) the issue is the independent variables are more so that the conventional graphing method cant be used and further i don't want to ...
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Defining holomorphic functions in terms of Banach algebras, and similarly for C*-algebras

Let $C$ be the category of commutative Banach algebras and let $U : C \to \text{Set}$ be the usual forgetful functor. The holomorphic functional calculus guarantees that every holomorphic function $f ...
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On the existence of a holomorphic logarithm

Hi, The following is probably well-known, but I couldn't find anything in the literature. Any reference would be nice. Let $\Omega$ be a domain in the complex plane, and let $f$ be holomorphic and ...
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proper mapping between Stein manifolds

My question is the following: Let $b:X \rightarrow Y$ be a proper holomorphic mapping between two Stein manifolds $X$ and $Y$. For obvious reasons, $b^{-1}(y)$ are finite subsets of $X$. Is the set ...
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Riemann mapping

Let in the complex plane be a bounded Jordan region T (that is a bounded and simply connected set with the boundary a Jordan curve), containing the origin, with its Riemann mapping onto the open unit ...
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Can Hartogs' extension theorem be used to prove there's no naked singularity?

Maybe for the first time my question doesn't deal with number theory. Tonight a friend of mine told me about Hartogs' extension theorem and said his work in analytic microlocal analysis was somehow ...
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unbounded power series

I want a reference to the literature of a power series convergent in the whole CLOSED unit disk,but unbounded there.
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On uniform convergence of sequences of bounded holomorphic functions with formal convergence

At some point I needed to prove that some formal (iterative) construction yielded an actual convergent power series. To do so I was led to prove the following lemma, where $\mathcal{B}(\Delta)$ is the ...
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Dolbeault cohomology

Let $X=S^{2n-1} \times S^1$. I have to compute $H^{(1,0)}_{\bar{\partial}} (X)$ and $H^{(0,1)}_{\bar{\partial}}(X)$ . I don't know how to do this but if we use Kunnet formula we have that ...
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Analytical continuation of electrostatic potentials

I'm having some trouble figuring out the properties with respect to analytical continuation of functions defined using an integral kernel. More particularly, I am working with the electrostatic ...
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Usage of complex moments in complex plane

Suppose $B$ is a bounded region in complex plane. In complex plane, one usually deals with complex moments, i.e. $\int_B {z}dxdy$ where $z \in \mathbb{C}$. What is so special about this complex moment ...
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Stein manifolds definiton

There are a few equivalent definitions of Stein manifolds. As far as I know they were initially defined as holomorphically convex complex manifolds, and then the other definitions (e.g. complex ...
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polynomial zero within a square

Is there any complex polynomial $p$ of one variable having no zeros within the unit square: $-1 < \Re(z) , \Im(z) < 1$ such that $\left|p(0)\right|$ is strictly smaller than $\left|p(z)\right|$ ...
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Question on Hartogs's Extension Theorem

Does Hartogs's extension theorem hold if one replaces the word holomorphic by analytic (of course still in several variables)? For Hartogs's Extension Theorem see here: ...
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Question about a oscillatory integrals on manifold

Let $M$ be a compact oriented Riemannian manifold without boundary. Set $f(x)=a(x)+\sqrt{-1}b(x)$ be a complex-valued function on $M$, where $a(x),b(x)$ are real-valued function on $M$. Then, how to ...
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j-invariant duplication, triplication and quintuplication formulae… how?

I am interested in finding the derivation of the duplication, triplication and quintuplication formulae for Klein’s j-invariant, which are equations (13) – (24) of the corresponding page (Klein’s ...
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Reason for studying coherent sheaves on complex manifolds.

Hello everybody! I would be interested in knowing, what the reason is for investigating coherent sheaves on complex manifolds. By definition a sheaf $F$ on a complex manifold $X$ is coherent, when it ...
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Univalent functions with non-negative coefficients

Is anything non-trivial known about univalent functions with non-negative coefficients? Let $U$ be the unit disc, and $f$ a univalent (=injective) holomorphic function, $f(0)=0$, $f'(0)>0$. ...
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The relation between the weak Lefschetz theorem and the strong Lefschetz theorem

The Weak Lefschetz Theorem states that for a compact Kahler manifold, $Pic(X) \rightarrow H^{1,1}(X, \mathbb{Z})$ is surjective. The Hard Lefschetz Theorem states that for a compact Kahler manifold ...
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Weierstrass factorization with $L^2$ estimates?

Let $\Omega$ be a bounded domain in $\mathbb{C}$. Let $X$ be a discrete set of points whose boundary is in the boundary of $\Omega$. Can I find an $L^2$ holomorphic function which vanishes on $X$? ...
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Solution of an infinite differential system

Let $r\in \mathbb N$ and $f$ be an entire function on $\mathbb C$. One assumes that for every $R\in\mathbb C[z]$ there exists polynomials $P_{i,R}\in\mathbb C[z]$ ($0\le i\le r$) not all zero such ...
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Can the sum of two roots of unity be a root of unity?

Let $p$ be prime, and $z_0, z_1, ..., z_{p-1}$ be all the $p$-th roots of unity, i.e. solutions of the equation $z^p = 1.$ Is it true or false that a combination of two (or more, in general) of the ...
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Volume of complex submanifolds

Let $X$ be a projective algebraic manifold and let $w$ be any Kahler metric on $X$. Then the volume of any complex submanifold of $X$ w.r.t $w$ is bounded below by a uniform positive constant. My ...
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functions of one complex variable: geometric theory

Can someone recommend a good textbook on functions of one complex variable which have good chapters on geometric theory, in English? When I studied complex analysis, I used two textbooks: An ...
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A direct proof of the Harer-Zagier recursion enumerating the ways to paste a 2n-gon to get a genus g surface?

In a 1986 paper, Harer and Zagier proved the recursion: $$(n+1)e(g,n)=(4n-2)e(g,n-1)+(2n-1)(n-1)(2n-3)e(g-1,n-2)$$ where e(g,n) is the number of ways of grouping sides $S_1...S_{2n}$ of a 2n-gon ...
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A counterexample to the Polya-Schur master theorems for half-planes

Given an integer $n\ge 1$ we say that $f\in C[z_1,\ldots,z_n]$ is stable if $f(z_1,\ldots,z_n)\neq 0$ whenever $\text{Im}\ z_i>0$ for all $1\leq i\leq n$. Stable polynomials with all real ...
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Entire functions of exponential type with small $L^1$ norm outside a finite real interval

I'm interested in entire functions of exponential type $\sigma$ (Bernstein space $B_\sigma^1$) following $$\int_{-\infty}^{\infty} |f(x)|dx=1,$$ whose norm is as small as possible outside a range ...
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Bounded mappings on unbounded domains

Ahlfors and Beurling (Ahlfors, Lars; Beurling, Arne Conformal invariants and function-theoretic null-sets. Acta Math. 83, (1950). 101–129.) provided an explicit example of a domain in $\mathbb C$ ...
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Injectivity bounds for complex analytic functions

Let $$f(z) = z - \sum^\infty_{n=2} a_nz^n.$$ What is the largest ball around $0$ where $f$ is injective? If we restrict to the case where $a_n \geq 0,$ it seems the radius should be given exactly by ...
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The shape operator and an almost contact structure of a real hypersurface in $\mathbb{C}^n$

Let $S$ be an immersed real hypersurface in the Euclidean $\mathbb{C}^n$ with the standard complex structure $J$. Let $A:T(S)\rightarrow T(S)$ be the shape operator of $S$ (e.g. w.r.t. the outer ...
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Where i can find the proof of Ostrowski theorem

Where i can find any proof of next theorem? Theorem of Ostrowski: Let $\sum_{n=0}^{\infty}a_nz^n$ be a power series with radius of convergence 1, which is analytically continuable beyond unit disk. ...
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On the set of zero radial limits of bounded analytic functions

Hi, Let $f$ be a non-identically zero bounded analytic function in the open unit disk $\mathbb{D}$. It is well-known that $f$ has radial limits almost everywhere on the unit circle $\mathbb{T}$. Let ...
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Are morphisms of intersection graphs of circle packings harmonic?

Let $P$ and $Q$ be circle packings on compact Riemann surfaces (along with some Riemannian metrics) $X$ and $Y$. Let $f\colon X\to Y$ be a conformal map taking each circle in $P$ to a circle in $Q$. ...
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Boundary behavior of Harmonic functions

Assume that $f$ is harmonic in the unit disk $|z|<1$, with boundary function of bounded variation, such that $$\lim_{r\to 1}f(re^{it})= 0$$ for $t\in[0,\pi]\setminus \mathbf{Q}$, where $\mathbf{Q}$ ...
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Bolza curve admits no anticonformal fixedpointfree involution

The Bolza curve B double covers the Riemann sphere with branching at the vertices of a regular octahedron. An affine model is given by the locus of $y^2=x^5-x$. How does one show that B does not ...
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Branched Regular Cover over 4-times punctured sphere

This is probably trivial but has been bothering me all day. Suppose $f:\Sigma_g\to \mathbb{S}^2$ is a $g+1$ fold branched conformal map with $\Sigma_g$ a connected genus $g$ surface and $f$ having ...
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The right conformal map to make a certain picture

This is a follow-up to a question I asked a year ago, which was helpfully answered by Anton Petrunin: Fitting a mesh to a density function I am trying to come up with a way to make a picture of an ...
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Polynomial with all zeros on a circle and many real coefficients

On a circle (or a line) $\Omega$ in the complex plane that is not symmetric w.r.t. the real axis, choose $n\ge5$ distinct points $z_1,...,z_n$ and consider the polynomial ...
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Bounding an integral transform ouside a circle (or inside a strip)

Let $g$ be a symmetric unimodal probability distribution and $H$ be the right half plane. We call $$f(z) = \int_{-\infty}^\infty \frac{1}{z-i t}g(t)dt$$ the dispersion function of $g$. Now, one can ...
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Counting complex solutions on a disk.

I am looking for an example of an analytic map $f$ on the complex domain for which there exist $r>0$ such that for $\gamma=\{z:|z|=r\}$, a.s. for $\theta \in [0,2\pi)$ we have that ...
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Asymptotic behavior of entire functions

Which entire function $f\left(x\right)$ goes asymptotically to $\dfrac{e^{-x}}{x}$ as $x$ goes to infinity with $x$ positive? That is, $\left(e^{-x}/x \right)/f \left(x \right) \rightarrow 1$.
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What is the spectrum of a ring of holomorphic rational power series?

Let $R_\infty$ be the ring of power series in a single variable with rational coefficients that converge in the whole complex plane. Let $R_\rho$ be the subring of $R_\infty$ that defines holomorphic ...
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The integral inequality

Let $f$ be an entire function of exponential type. Does the inequality $|f(a)| \le C \int_{a-1/2}^{a+1/2}|f(x)|\,dx$ hold for every $a \in R$ with an absolute constant $C$? At most, the constant ...
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Are the Chern numbers of a hyperbolic-type compact complex manifold bounded in terms of the Euler number?

Let $X$ be an $n$-dimensional compact Kahler manifold with negative first Chern class. Are its Chern numbers $\prod_{i=1}^{n-1} c_i^{k_i}$, over $k _i \geq 0$ with $\sum ik_i = n$, bounded in terms ...
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A zeta function using half of the primes

It is well known that the zeta function satisfies the Euler product formula. See this wikipedia article. Enumerate all primes by $p_1, p_2, \ldots $ in ascending order. Set $S$ to be the set of all ...
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How to solve a linear algebraic complex equation in one function evaluated at different arguments?

Hello, I am trying to solve an equation of the form $C_1 f(k_1 z) + C_2 f(k_2 z) + C_3 f(k_3 z) + C_4 f(k_4 z) = C_5 z^2$ for $f(z)$. Everything is complex. The $C_i$'s and $k_i$'s depend on some ...
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bivariate polynomial

Hello, Let $p(x,y) = \sum_{m=1}^M\sum_{n=1}^N a_{m,n}x^{m-1}y^{n-1}$ be a bivariate polynomial where $\{a_{m,n}\}$ are complex. If $(x_k, y_k), k=1,2,\cdots, MN-1$ are roots of $p(x,y)=0$ where ...
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Analytic function avoiding elements of the modular group

A friend recently told me the following two facts, for which he cannot recall a proof or a reference (but he remembers seeing them in the literature): Let $f$ be a holomorphic function mapping the ...