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Equipartition of interval partitions and an application to number theory

Authors: Karma Dajani and Adam Fieldsteel
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 129 (2001), 3453-3460
MSC (1991): Primary 11Kxx, 28Dxx
Published electronically: June 27, 2001
MathSciNet review: 1860476
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We give wider application and simpler proofs of results describing the rate at which the digits of one number-theoretic expansion determine those of another. The proofs are based on general measure-theoretic covering arguments and not on the dynamics of specific maps.

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Karma Dajani
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Utrecht University, 3508TA Utrecht, The Netherlands

Adam Fieldsteel
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut 06459

Keywords: Entropy, ergodic, continued fraction, number-theoretic fibered map
Received by editor(s): March 8, 2000
Published electronically: June 27, 2001
Additional Notes: The first author was partially supported by NWO grant no. 61-449
We wish to thank Ethan Coven for useful observations.
Communicated by: Michael Handel
Article copyright: © Copyright 2001 American Mathematical Society