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Generating dense subgroups of measure preserving transformations

Author: V. S. Prasad
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 83 (1981), 286-288
MSC: Primary 28D05
MathSciNet review: 624915
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Abstract: Except for a set of first category, all pairs of measure preserving transformations generate a dense subgroup of $ G$, the group of all invertible measure preserving transformations of the unit interval when $ G$ has the weak topology.

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Keywords: Measure preserving transformation, weak topology, cyclic dyadic permutation
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