# All Questions

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### linear independence of $\sin(k \pi / m)$

I have tried searching the literature for a result like the following, but have not found anything.
For a positive integer $m$, is it known that
$$\{ \sin (k \pi / m): 1 \leq k \leq m/2, (k,m)=1 \}$$
...

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### What is the shatter coefficient / VC - dimension of some hypothesis set?

Let $H:=\{h:\mathbb{N}_0^n \rightarrow \{0,1\}| h(x_1,\cdots,x_n) = \mathbb{1}_0(\sum_{i\in I}{x_i}-\sum_{j \notin I}{x_j}) \text{ for some } I \subset \{1,\cdots,n\}\}$
where $\mathbb{1}$ is the ...

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### What mathematical background is preliminary for reading and understanding books/papers on wavelets? [migrated]

Please excuse my english. I have had the following math courses for mechatronics engineering education:
Calculus (single and multivariable)
Linear algebra (introductory)
Differential equations (ode'...

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### Representation Theorem for levy process

The answer given by The Bridge,
Martingale representation theorem for Levy processes
was useful for me. Thank you. But I have a question, can this theorem be given for $X_t$ being not just $R^n$ ...

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### Constructible sheaves on general stratified spaces

I am not an expert in the field, so my question might be rather standard. Let $X$ be a compact metric space. Assume that $X=\cup_{i=1}^NS_i$ is a finite disjoint union of locally closed topological ...

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### Interpolation inequality for fractional Sobolev spaces

In Theorem 5.2 of the book
Robert A. Adams and John J. F. Fournier, MR 2424078 Sobolev spaces, ISBN: 0-12-044143-8.
is stated that, for any integers $0 \leq j \leq m$ and $u \in W^{m,p}(\Omega)$ (...

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### Factorial Series

Is there a closed form expression for
$$ \sum_{k=n}^\infty\frac{k!^2}{(k+x)(k-n)!(k+n+1)!} $$
where $0<x<1$ ?
(For $n=0$, I know that
$$\sum_{k=0}^\infty\frac{1}{(k+x)(k+1)}=\frac{\psi(x)+\...

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### Drawing graph with some different metric values [closed]

I have some metrics but all of them have different values. Some are decimals, some are integers and some are large numbers.
Assume the metrics are (average values):
- metric1 - 1500
- metric2 - 0....

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### Version of Donsker-Invariance-Principle

Assume we have a Levy process $(X_t)_{t\geq 0}$ with a finite second moment for all $t>0$. For simplicity, say $\operatorname{Var}\left[X_1\right]=1$. Let $\tilde{X}_t:=X_t-t\cdot E\left[X_1\right]$...

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### Action of $\mathbb{Z}/3\mathbb{Z}$ on $P^{1}$ [closed]

I am reading from the book Topics in Galois theory by Serre.
I have the following question ,
take $G=\mathbb{Z}/3\mathbb{Z}$. The group $G$ acts on $P^1$ by
$$\sigma x\;=\;1/(1-x)$$
where $\sigma$ ...

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### Characters and Galois stability

Let $G$ be a finite abelian group and $\widehat{G}$ the character group.
Let $S \subset \widehat{G}$ be a Galois-stable subset i.e. if $\chi \in S$, then the Galois conjugates $\chi^{\sigma} \in S$ ...

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### Equality of sum of fractions implies correspondence of terms [closed]

I am working in a theorem of Jhonson and Newman about cospectrality and got stucked un this claim. can you help me?
$a_i$ and $b_i$ are non negative numbers, $z\in\mathbb{C}$ and $d_i \neq d_j$ for $...

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### On some examples of critical families

I'm reading the book on Injective choice functions by Holz, Podewski and Steffens, and I find it to be at the same time well written and quite difficult. It has almost no examples - and in quite a few ...

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### Does complex multiplication for higher dimensional abelian varieties give some generalization of class field theory?

I am currently learning some aspects of the theory of complex multiplication for elliptic curves, and the relationship with class field theory.
As I understand it, there is a very special class of ...

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### Minimize matrix distance to tensor product

Minimize the following function:
$ f(V) = || V \otimes V - U_1 \otimes U_2 ||$
where $U_1, U_2 \in SU(n)$ are fixed and we minimize over all $V \in SU(n)$. The norm is from the trace inner product.
...

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### A generalization of the Tucker circle theorem and the Thomsen theorem associated with a conic

I gave a generalization of the Tucker circle theorem and the Thomsen theorem at here. Now, I give a more generalization of these theorems as following:
Problem: Let $A_1A_2A_3A_4A_5A_6$ be a hexagon, ...

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### Software for matching theorems to inputted conditions/hypotheses

Many times I find myself going through analysis books, wikipedia and papers, looking for what is known for my functions/objects at hand.
So is there any software that at least tries to move in that ...

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### Does this PDE have a name?

I'm looking for any and all information that might be known about the following second-order PDE for one function $u(x,y)$:
$ u_{xy} = u_x e^u + u_y e^{-u} $
e.g., Does it have a name? Is it known ...

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### Uniform Concentration Bounds on Weighted Sum of i.i.d. Bernoulli Random Variables

Let $\delta_1,...,\delta_n$ be $n$ independent identically distributed Bernoulli random variables with $\mathbb{P}(\delta_1=1)=p$. We consider a set $\Omega = \{\mathbf{a}:=(a_1,...,a_n)~|~a_i\in [0,c/...

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### When can the Cayley graph of the symmetries of an object have those symmetries?

Let $P$ be an object in $\mathbb{R}^n$ with symmetry group $G$.
Let $C$ be the a Cayley graph of $G$.
When can $C$ be embedded in $\mathbb{R}^m$ so that the embedded graph
has the same symmetry ...

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### example of fuchsian groups acting on 2-sphere by G. Martin

Currently I am reading a paper "Infinite group actions on spheres" by Gaven Martin. I am a first year graduate students and I got lots of questions, so one of them is about the following example: (...

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### How to sample a uniform random polyomino?

A polyomino is formed by joining finitely many unit squares edge to edge. It may be regarded as a finite subset of the regular square tiling with a connected interior. In particular, for us, ...

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### $x_1 = 2$, $x_{n + 1} = {{x_n(x_n + 1)}\over2}$, what can we say about $x_n \text{ mod }2$?

This question was asked on MathStackexchange here, but there was no answer, so I am asking it here.
Let$$x_1 = 2, \quad x_{n + 1} = {{x_n(x_n + 1)}\over2}.$$What can we say about the behavior of $x_n ...

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### Finite groups are isomorphic [closed]

For two finite groups $G_1, G_2$ if for every integer $n\geq 0$, $|G_1^n| = |G_2^n|$, then is it true that $G_1\cong G_2$? By $G^k$ we mean set $\{g^k|g\in G\}$.

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### Criterion for being reflexive via Ext

In this question it was claimed that if a module $M$ over a noetherian domain $R$ satisfies $\rm{Ext}^i(M,R)=0$ for $i=1,2$, then $M$ is reflexive. Is this true? Does someone know a reference or a ...

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### How to explain the subject Operator Algebra to dummies? [closed]

I have to appear for an interview to pass the requirements of AI instructor. I have to explain what is operator algebra which is my subject to Professors of Department of Second Language Studies. Any ...

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### summation of operators in Lp space [closed]

How can we find upper bounded for following term in L∞ space?
the term is :
||u_1 C_(φ_1 )+ u_2 C_(φ_2 )||
according to this point that the terms u_1 C_(φ_1 ) and u_2 C_(φ_2 ) are not bounded.
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### Reference on Probability theory on functional spaces (in special Hilbert spaces)

Currently, I am working on some sort of stochastic optimization problems defined over function spaces.
I am familiar with standard probability theory (R. Durrett, ''Probability: Theory and Examples")...

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### (∀x.(p(x)⇒∀x.p(x)) )= ((∃x.p(x))⇒(∀y.p(y)))? [closed]

In dealing with my homeowrk, someone has told me
∀x.(p(x)⇒∀x.p(x))
could be transformed to
(∃x.p(x))⇒(∀y.p(y))
However, intuitively, this doesn't make sense to me, could anyone give me a ...

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### Vector bundles and equivariant vector spaces

It seems commonly accepted that most of the results of equivariant geometry for vector spaces yield analog result for vector bundles.
In so far as I understand it, the reason for that is the ...

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### When the Ratio of Two Factors is a power of $2$ (i.e. $\lfloor{\frac{a}{b}}\rfloor = 2^{s-2}$)

We can write, $n!= 2^s \times a \times b$ where $gcd(a,b)=1$ and $2^{s+1} \nmid n!$.
Problem: Is there infinite number of $n$ when $\lfloor{\frac{a}{b}}\rfloor = 2^{s-2}$?
Question:
1.How ...

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### Variation on stones in buckets

This is a spinoff, see Collecting stones in n buckets. Frankly speaking my only motivation is that I became curious: what happens if one redistributes the stones into the same buckets?
More ...

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### Kummer extension of Galois modules

Let $k$ be a field of characteristic $p \geq 0$, $n$ an integer prime to $p$, and $x$ an element of $k \setminus \{0, 1\}$. I have read that the $n^{th}$ root of $1-x$ gives rise to a Galois module $E$...

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### Schemes locally of finite type

Let $k$ be a field. Does it exist an irreducible and separated $k$-scheme locally of finite type which is not of finite type?

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### Multi-objective optimization for large matrices

I have a large matrix 102400 x 600 to optimize for two different criteria (maximum likelihood over a large dataset and another more complicated one). In practice, it represents a factors loading ...

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### Is this a new type of convex pentagonal tiling? [duplicate]

The following pentagon produces a tiling that does not appear to belong to any of the existing 15 categories:
Here's the tiling:
Specifically, it is not Type4 or Type6 because those are edge-to-...

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### Conditions for supremum and conditional Expectation to commute

I am working with a continuous process $Y_t$ generating the filtration $(F_t)$ and have (for simplicity) two stopping times $\tau_1$ and $\tau_2$ such that $\tau_2 \leq \tau_1$ and $U:\Bbb R\...

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### Is there any formula to find number of Pythagorean triplets between two integers 2 and j, j>2?

Given $j \geq 5$, is there a formula for the number of Pythagorean triplets $(a, b, c)$ satisfying the constraint that $a, b, c \leq j$?
There exists at least one Pythagorean triplet for $j\geq5$; ...

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### How many different solutions does this cube puzzle have?

I designed a 4x4x4 soma cube in AutoCad and then built it with wood cubes.
Now I want to know how many different solutions there are for it.
Similar to the Bedlam Cube, there are twelve pentacube and ...

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### Tree property using side conditions

The following problems were asked during the high and low forcing workshop:
Question 1. Can one force tree property at $\kappa^{++}$ for $\kappa$ singular using side conditions?
Question 2. ...

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### Find a distinct postive integer solution to this $xyzw=504(x^2+y^2+z^2+w^2)$ diophantine equation

Following problem though not a research problem
if $x,y,z,w$ are postive integers,and such
$$xyzw=504(x^2+y^2+z^2+w^2)$$
such example $(x,y,z,w)=(21,63,84,84)$ hold,
Now My problem there exist ...

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### Reference - Generalized Hodge conjecture for triangulated motives

GHC for triangulated motives: The Hodge conjecture holds and an object $\rm M \in Dmg$ is effective if and only if its Hodge realization is effective.
I would like to know some references on GHC ...

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### Splitting the Tits algebras of a anisotropic group

Assume we are given an anisotropic algebraic group $G$ over a field $k$, having non trivial Tits algebras (i am interested in the $E_7$ adjoint cases).
Question: Is it possible that there exists a ...

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### approaches to Apollonius circle problems

I've been looking for solutions to finding the set of circles tangent to two other circles. one circle can be inverted to a line, but two circles can be mapped to a line and a circle
or equivalently ...

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### An upper bound for the number of prime numbers in non-linear progressions

Let $f(x)$ be a non-linear polynomial over $\mathbb{Z}$.
Consider the following sum $\pi_f(x):= \#\{y: y< x \text{ and } f(y) \text{ is prime} \}$.
Can we get an upper bound for $\pi_f(x)$?

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### Is a C*-algebra with an isomorphic predual a von Neumann algebra?

It is well-known that a C*-algebra $A$ is a von Neumann algebra if and only if it has an isometric predual, that is, if and only if there exists a Banach space $X$ such that $A$ is isometrically ...

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### Is there a schema category for hyperstructures?

I am completely fascinated by Niels Baas' notion of hyperstructures, chiefly because I can see how such gadgets could be used in modeling both biological and social systems, or other evolutionary ...

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### Does every smooth manifold admit a metric with bounded geometry and uniform growth?

Let $M$ be a smooth manifold, $g_M$ a Riemannian metric, and consider for $x\in M$ the volume growth function, $gr_x$ that maps $r>0$ to the volume $vol_{g_M}(B(x,r))$. My interest is to see ...

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### Reasons for $\alpha>-\frac{1}{2}$ constraint in texts regarding Gegenbauer polynomials $C^{(\alpha)}_k(x)$

In texts regarding the Gegenbauer polynomials $C^{(\alpha)}_k(x)$, I often see the constraint $\alpha>-\frac{1}{2}$ alongside definitions and identities. I understand that the orthogonality ...

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### calculating moments in a table [closed]

I am trying to calculate the moments in a data list
position data
1 15
2 22
3 5
4 2
5 1
to find out where in the list is ...