# Questions tagged [extension]

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### Homeomorphic extension of a discrete function

Let $f : \{ 0,1 \} ^ {n} \rightarrow \{ 0,1 \} ^ {n}$ be a bijective map. Then is there a known computable way to extend it to a homeomorphism $g:[ 0,1 ] ^ {n} \rightarrow [ 0,1 ] ^ {n}?$

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### Lie algebras for which all one-dimensional extensions split

I was recently trying to prove the following "well-known" theorem for myself, given that I could not find a proof in the literature that I could understand. In what that follows, I will ...

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### A ball with slit at the radius is not $W^{1,1}$-extension domain

Recall that: A domain $\Omega\subset \mathbb{R}^d$ is an $W^{1,1}$-extension domain if there exists an operator $E:W^{1,1}(\Omega)\to W^{1,1}(\mathbb{R^d})$ and a constant $c= c(d,\Omega)>0$ such ...

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### Boundedness of an extension operator

Let $d \ge 2$ be a positive integer. For $x=(x_1,\dotsc,x_{d-1},x_d)$, we write $x'=(x_1,\dotsc,x_{d-1})$. Let $\mathbb{H}^d=\{x=(x',x_d) \mid x_d>0\}$ denote the $d$-dimensional upper half-space.
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### Any connection between extension of algebraic structure and forcing of set theory?

Any connection between extension of algebraic structure and forcing of set theory? And more, are there any approach from one of the two to other field to solve problem?

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### Extension of first order deformations of a line bundle

Let $X$ be a smooth complex algebraic variety with $H^0(X,\mathcal{O}_X) = \mathbb{C}$ and $V \subset X$ an open subvariety whose complement has codimension two. Now, let $L_{\varepsilon}$ be a line ...

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### $H^1 \cap C^0$ boundary, smooth $H^1$ extension

Assume we have a $u \in H^1(\Omega; \mathbb{R}^n) \cap C^0$ where $\Omega$ is a bounded open Set with smooth boundary. Also $u\vert_{\partial \Omega} \in H^1(\partial \Omega; \mathbb{R}^n) \cap C^0$. ...

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### Reference for an extension theorem for Neumann boundary data

$\DeclareMathOperator\Tr{Tr}$Let $\Omega \subset \mathbb{R}^d$ be a smooth bounded domain (we denote by $n$ the normal to $\partial\Omega$) and $p\in(1,\infty)$. Do you know where I can find (book or ...

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### Is there some example that nicely extends the multiplication of natural numbers?

Motivation: In mathematics, it is natural to decompose a complicated thing into simpler ones. In the system of natural numbers, the process to decompose large number is to factor it. The ...

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### Yoneda Ext theorem and extensions

Consider the category of chain complexes over a ring $R$.
We can show that $\text{Ext}^1(M, N)$ classifies extensions using the triangulated category structure: the homotopy kernel of a map $N \...

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### $C^1$ extension with compact support

Knowing that $\omega\Subset\Omega\subset\mathbb{R}^2$ (compactly included) are two open and bounded sets with $C^2$ boundary, is it true that for any function $\phi_0:\overline{\omega}\to\mathbb{R},\ \...

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### Extensions in a full subcategory

Let $\mathcal{C}$ be an abelian category (feel free to put more adjectives here) and $\mathcal{D}$ a full abelian subcategory closed under kernels and cokernels.
Then by definition for $A,B\in \...

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### Continuous extension preserving modulus of continuity

Let $X$ be a (non-empty) compact subset of $D(0,M):=\left\{x\in \mathbb{R}^n:\, \|x\|\leq M\right\}$, and let $f:X\rightarrow Y$ be uniformly continuous; for some metric space $Y$. Are there any ...

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### Extension of Lipschitz functions that preserve the Frobenius norm of the Jacobian

Let $n,m\ge 1$ be integers and let $f:E\to R^m$ be $L$-Lipschitz for some subset $E\subset R^n$.
Kirszbraun's theorem, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kirszbraun_theorem, states that there exists ...

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### Extension of differentiable structure to guarantee continuous extension of prescribed vector fields

Consider the lower half space $\{(x,y) \in \mathbb{R}^2 \; | \; y < 0\}$ and let $X_1, X_2$ be two vector fields on the lower half space which are continuous with respect to its canonical ...

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### How much does Ext tell me about isomorphisms?

So this was a question I sort of stumbled on and realised I was quite stumped. Suppose we have two finitely generated $R$-modules $M, N$ (I have the group ring $R=\mathbb{Z}[G]$ in mind) which appear ...

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### Can we say that $f$ admits a $m(X,X^*)$-continuous extension to $X$?

Let $X$ be a Banach space equipped with the Mackey topology $m(X,X^*)$. We suppose that $\big(X,m(X,X^*)\big)$ is separable space. Let $H$ be a countable, $m(X,X^*)$-dense subset with $(H=-H)$.
Let $...

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### Extension Operator for $W^{1,\infty}(U,X)$

I am reading through some lectures on Sobolev spaces and the vector-valued (or Banach space valued) version of them. At this moment I am very interested in extension operators for the vector-valued ...

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### Computation of extension groups in the category of pairs $(M,f)$

Let $A$ be a unitary commutative ring, and let $B$ be an $A$-algebra. We consider the category whose objects are pairs $\textbf{M}=(M,f)$ where $M$ is an $A$-module and where $f$ is a $B$-linear ...

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### Homomorphisms of ring extending nicely ideal intersections

Let $\varphi\!:\!S\to R$ be a homomorphisms of $K$-algebras for some field $K$.
Let $\{a_{\lambda}\}_{\lambda}$ be a family of ideals of $S$.
Is there some "natural" assumption on $\varphi$ to ...

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### Extend a bundle "trivially"

Suppose I have a fibre bundle $E\to B$ with compact fibre. Furthermore, $B$ is open in a larger, compact space, e. g. $B\subseteq B'$. I want to get a map $E'\to B'$ (not a bundle any more!) with
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### Extending $\Bbb N$ to a semiring with isomorphic additive and multiplicative structure

Seen $(\Bbb N,+,\cdot)$ as a semiring, is it possible to extend it to a semiring $(R,+,\cdot)$ so that the additive and multiplicative monoids become isomorphic? This means there is some monoid-...

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### Finite field extension

Suppose $$f_a=x^p-x-\left [\prod_{j=1}^{a-1} \alpha_j\right]^{p-1} \in \mathbb{F}_p(\alpha_1,\ldots,\alpha_{a-1})[x]$$ is irreducible over $\mathbb{F}_p(\alpha_1,\ldots,\alpha_{a-1}) $, where $\...

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### Do all fields with internal absolute values arise as ordered fields or like $\mathbb{C}$ from them?

$\def\abs#1{\lvert#1\rvert}
\def\Im{\operatorname{Im}}
\def\Re{\operatorname{Re}}$
(Crossposted from math.stackexchange.com after 5 days with no correct answer.)
Let $\langle F,+,\cdot\rangle$ be ...

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### Extensions of local vector fields to whole manifold

Let $M$ be a smooth manifold (with boundary). Suppose I have a smooth vector field $T$ defined on the complement of a compact subset $K$ of $M$ and I wish to extend $T$ to the whole of $M$. What are ...

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### Ref Request: Extension Operators for Slobodeckii Spaces of Higher Order

I have been looking for (linear) Extension Operators for Slobodeckii spaces $W^{s,p}(\Omega)$ where $s>1$ and $\Omega \subset\mathbb{R}^N$ is a sufficiently smooth domain, where the influence of $\...

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### busby invariant of extensions of $C^*$-algebras

I have a question of an explicit example of a busby invariant of a extension, which can be found in Blackadars book "K-theory for Operator Algebras".
Let $0\to B\to E\to A\to 0$ be a short exact ...

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### Quotient of two smooth functions extension

Assume we are given smooth functions $f, g: U \to \mathbb{C}$, where $0 \in U \subset \mathbb{R}^n$ is open and $0 \in g^{-1}(0) \subset \{x_n = 0\}$. Furthermore, suppose that $\nabla g \neq 0$ on ...

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### Extension of functions from geodesically convex compact sets in a Riemannian manifold

In the paper Extension operators for spaces of infinite differentiable Whitney jets (J. reine angew. Math. 602 (2007), 123—154, DOI:10.1515/crelle.2007.005) by Leonhard Frerick, a convenient condition ...

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### General approaches to extension theorems as Caratheodory

I would like to know if there are some general studies about extension-like theorem, in the sense which i'm going to describe. This paragraph is not rigorous; I just would like the idea to be clear.
I ...

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### Extension of continuous and smooth functions

Let us consider any subset $U \subset \mathbb{R}^{n}$. By definition, a function $f: U \rightarrow \mathbb{R}^m$ is smooth if, for every $x \in U$, there exist an open neighbourhood $\Omega_{x}$ of $x$...

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### Fractional Sobolev spaces and extension by zero

The all-wise Wikipedia suggest (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sobolev_space#Extension_by_zero) that for $s > 1/2$ any function from $H^s_0(\Omega)$ can be extended by zero
to whole $\mathbb{R}^n$ (...

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### Conjugation in associative algebras over finite fields

Let $A$ be a finite dimensional associative algebra (with unity) over a finite field $F$. Let $L$ be a field extension of $F$. Suppose that after extending scalars to $L$, two elements $a,b$ of $A$ ...

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### Extensions of Real Analytic to Holomorphic Functions in One & Several Variables: References?

A problem I'm working on requires the application of Cauchy's estimate for the modulus of the coefficients of a holomorphic function's power series representation, but the original functions with ...

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### Ext functor for more than two modules? [closed]

The question is natural. Let's just work in the category of modules over a ring. Pick three modules $M_1, M_2, M_3$. Consider consecutive extensions of these modules, i.e., consider M, such that we ...

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### Triviality of local system extension

Take a nice space $X$. Let us call a local system on $X$ a functor from the fundamental groupoid of $X$ to groups, so that $G$ is a local system on $X$ if for each $x \in X$ there is a group $G_x$ and ...

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### The letters of the word "ART"

Edit: According to the Gelfand duality between topological spaces and commutative $C^{*}$algebras, I add some new tags. So the question is that what is the structure of $ Ext (A,A)$ where $A$ is $...

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### A question on extension of $Z^{*}$ algebras

A $Z^{*}$ algebra is a $C^{*}$ algebra which all elements are(two sided or equivalently one sided) zero divisor.
Are there two $Z^{*}$ algebras $A,B$ such that for every short exact sequence of ...

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### Extensions in parabolic Hölder spaces

Let $\alpha\in ]0,1[,k\in\mathbb{N}.$Let $\Omega$ be a open and bounded subset or $\mathbb{R}^n$ of class $C^{k+\alpha}$.
As one could find in G.M. Troianello "Elliptic Differential Equations and ...

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### Units of an extension of $\mathbb{Z}$ [closed]

Let $P(x)\in\mathbb{Z}[x]$ be monic and irreducible over $\mathbb{Q}[x]$, and let $\theta$ be a root of $P(x)$. Let $K = \{a + b\theta\} \subseteq \mathbb{Z}[\theta]$. When is it the case that there ...

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### "Degree 3 fields"

I was wondering what was known about fields $k$ having the property that any polynomial
over $k$ of degree $3$ has at least one root in $k$. Does such a field have a special name ?
Is there some kind ...

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### Group extensions isomorphic as groups

Let $G$ be a group and $A$ a $G$-module. It well know that there is a group isomorphism between the second cohomologoy group $H^2(G,A)$ and the abelian group $OpExt(G,A)$ of classes of extension $$1\...

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### ${\rm Ext}^1$ and extensions of line bundles on a curve

I am confused about the following. I know that for two line bundles $L_1, L_2$ on an algebraic curve $C$ the vector space ${\rm Ext}^1(L_1,L_2)$ classifies isomorphism classes of rank two vector ...

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### Does every locally finite acyclic directed set embed into a linear order locally isomorphic to the integers? (Edit: extend, not merely embed.)

Let $S=(S,\prec)$ be a set together with an acyclic binary relation, generally nontransitive. $S$ is locally finite if, for every element $x\in S$, the sets $\{w|w\prec x\}$ ("direct past of $x$") ...

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### Does every countably infinite interval-finite partial order embed into the integers?

A partially ordered set $(S,\le)$ is called interval finite if the open intervals $(x,z):=\{y|x\le y\le z\}$ are finite for all choices of $x,z$ in $S$. An embedding $(S,\le)\rightarrow(S',\le')$ of ...

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### Liftability of a submodule from an associated graded module

Let $k$ be a field, $A$ a $k$-algebra (probably noncommutative), and $M$ an $A$-module that's finite-dimensional as a vector space over $k$.
Let $Gr(M;k)$ denote the set of all $k$-subspaces of $M$, ...

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### Changing basis on an extension of a free Z-module.

Consider a finite-rank free $Z$-module $Y$. Let $c: Y \times Y \rightarrow Z$ be a $Z$-bilinear form. Assume that $c(y_1, y_2) + c(y_2, y_1)$ is even, for all $y_1, y_2 \in $. Then $c$ "incarnates"...

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### Do isomorphic semi-direct products correspond to conjugate automorphisms?

Let $H$ and $N$ be two groups with $H$ cyclic. Let $f,g:H \rightarrow \mathrm{Aut}(N)$ be homomorphisms such that $N\rtimes _f H \cong N\rtimes _g H$. Then does that mean $f(H)$ and $g(H)$ are ...