Publications Meetings The Profession Membership Programs Math Samplings Policy & Advocacy In the News About the AMS
   
Mobile Device Pairing
Representation Theory
Representation Theory
ISSN 1088-4165

 

Bounds for Fourier transforms of regular orbital integrals on $p$-adic Lie algebras


Author: Rebecca A. Herb
Journal: Represent. Theory 5 (2001), 504-523
MSC (2000): Primary 22E30, 22E45
Published electronically: November 16, 2001
MathSciNet review: 1870601
Full-text PDF Free Access

Abstract | References | Similar Articles | Additional Information

Abstract: Let $G$ be a connected reductive $p$-adic group and let $\mathfrak g$ be its Lie algebra. Let $\mathcal O $ be a $G$-orbit in $\mathfrak g$. Then the orbital integral $\mu _{\mathcal O}$ corresponding to $\mathcal O$ is an invariant distribution on $\mathfrak g$, and Harish-Chandra proved that its Fourier transform $\hat \mu _{\mathcal O }$ is a locally constant function on the set $\mathfrak g'$ of regular semisimple elements of $\mathfrak g$. Furthermore, he showed that a normalized version of the Fourier transform is locally bounded on $\mathfrak g$. Suppose that $\mathcal O $ is a regular semisimple orbit. Let $\gamma $ be any semisimple element of $\mathfrak g$, and let $\mathfrak m $ be the centralizer of $\gamma $. We give a formula for $\hat \mu _{\mathcal O }(tH)$ (in terms of Fourier transforms of orbital integrals on $\mathfrak m $), for regular semisimple elements $H$ in a small neighborhood of $\gamma $ in $\mathfrak m $ and $t\in F^{\times}$ sufficiently large. We use this result to prove that Harish-Chandra's normalized Fourier transform is globally bounded on $\mathfrak g $ in the case that $\mathcal O $ is a regular semisimple orbit.


References [Enhancements On Off] (What's this?)


Similar Articles

Retrieve articles in Representation Theory of the American Mathematical Society with MSC (2000): 22E30, 22E45

Retrieve articles in all journals with MSC (2000): 22E30, 22E45


Additional Information

Rebecca A. Herb
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, 20742
Email: rah@math.umd.edu

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S1088-4165-01-00125-X
PII: S 1088-4165(01)00125-X
Received by editor(s): March 14, 2001
Published electronically: November 16, 2001
Additional Notes: Supported in part by NSF Grant DMS 0070649
Article copyright: © Copyright 2001 American Mathematical Society