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Pitt's inequality and the uncertainty principle

Author: William Beckner
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 123 (1995), 1897-1905
MSC: Primary 42B20; Secondary 46E30
MathSciNet review: 1254832
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Abstract: The "uncertainty principle" is formulated using logarithmic estimates obtained from a sharp form of Pitt's inequality. The qualitative nature of this result underlies the relations connecting entropy, the Hardy-Littlewood-Sobolev inequality, and the logarithmic Sobolev inequality.

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PII: S 0002-9939(1995)1254832-9
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