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Factorisation of characteristic functions on noncommutative groups

Author: Aubrey Wulfsohn
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 86 (1982), 287-292
MSC: Primary 60B15; Secondary 43A35, 46L50
MathSciNet review: 667291
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Abstract: A characteristic function, without idempotent factors, on a separable compact group is decomposed, modulo characters, as a product of indecomposable characteristic functions and an infinitely divisible characteristic function.

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Keywords: Characteristic function, compact separable group, idempotent factor, indecomposable factor, infinitely divisible factor
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