Derivatives of Bernstein polynomials and smoothness

Author:
Z. Ditzian

Journal:
Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. **93** (1985), 25-31

MSC:
Primary 41A10

MathSciNet review:
766520

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Abstract: Equivalence relations between the asymptotic behaviour of derivatives of Bernstein polynomials and the smoothness of the function they approximate are given. This is achieved with an a priori condition that the function is of class with some small . The a priori condition is dropped when a similar equivalence relation using the Katorovich operator is proved.

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DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1985-0766520-7

Keywords:
Bernstein polynomial,
moduli of smoothness

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