An extremal problem

for trigonometric polynomials

Authors:
J. Marshall Ash and Michael Ganzburg

Journal:
Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. **127** (1999), 211-216

MSC (1991):
Primary 42A05; Secondary 41A44

MathSciNet review:
1458861

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Abstract: Let be a trigonometric polynomial of degree The problem of finding the largest value for in the inequality is studied. We find exactly provided is the conjugate of an even integer and For general we get an interval estimate for where the interval length tends to as tends to

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Additional Information

**J. Marshall Ash**

Affiliation:
Department of Mathematics, DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois 60614

Email:
mash@math.depaul.edu

**Michael Ganzburg**

Affiliation:
Department of Mathematics, Hampton University, Hampton, Virginia 23668

Email:
ganzbrgm@fusion.hamptonu.edu

DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-99-04481-0

Keywords:
Trigonometric polynomial,
inequalities between different norms,
best constants

Received by editor(s):
January 9, 1997

Received by editor(s) in revised form:
May 12, 1997

Communicated by:
Christopher D. Sogge

Article copyright:
© Copyright 1999
American Mathematical Society