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N-fold sums of Cantor sets

Hare, Kathryn and O'Neil, Toby (2000). N-fold sums of Cantor sets. Mathematika, 47(1-2) pp. 243–250.

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We generalize the Newhouse gap lemma by finding a geometric
condition which ensures that $N$-fold sums of compact sets, which might even have thickness zero, are intervals. We also obtain a new proof of a lower bound on the thickness of the sum of two Cantor sets.

Item Type: Journal Item
ISSN: 0025-5793
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Keywords: Cantor sets; sums; thickness; intervals
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Mathematics and Statistics
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Item ID: 2140
Depositing User: Toby O'Neil
Date Deposited: 29 Aug 2006
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 09:46
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