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A new proof of Masser's vanishing theorem

Author: Kumiko Nishioka
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 124 (1996), 3271-3274
MSC (1991): Primary 11J81; Secondary 11J91
MathSciNet review: 1328365
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Abstract: We give a simple proof of Masser's vanishing theorem, which is important in investigating the algebraic independence of the values of Mahler functions.

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Kumiko Nishioka
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Keio University, 4-1-1 Hiyoshi, Kohoku-ku, Yokohama, 223 Japan

Keywords: Mahler function
Received by editor(s): June 6, 1994
Received by editor(s) in revised form: March 27, 1995
Communicated by: William W. Adams
Article copyright: © Copyright 1996 American Mathematical Society

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