A basis theorem for classes of positive measure and jump inversion for random reals

Authors:
Rod Downey and Joseph S. Miller

Journal:
Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. **134** (2006), 283-288

MSC (2000):
Primary 03D28, 68Q30

DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-05-07901-3

Published electronically:
August 11, 2005

MathSciNet review:
2170569

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Abstract: We extend the Shoenfield jump inversion theorem to the members of any class with nonzero measure; i.e., for every set , there is a real such that . In particular, we get jump inversion for -random reals.

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Additional Information

**Rod Downey**

Affiliation:
School of Mathematical and Computing Sciences, Victoria University, P.O. Box 600, Wellington, New Zealand

Email:
Rod.Downey@mcs.vuw.ac.nz

**Joseph S. Miller**

Affiliation:
Department of Mathematics, University of Connecticut, U-3009, 196 Auditorium Road, Storrs, Connecticut 06269

Email:
joseph.s.miller@gmail.com

DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-05-07901-3

Received by editor(s):
April 13, 2004

Received by editor(s) in revised form:
June 30, 2004

Published electronically:
August 11, 2005

Additional Notes:
Both authors were supported by the Marsden Fund of New Zealand. The first author was also partially supported by NSFC Grand International Joint Project Grant No. 60310213 “New Directions in Theory and Applications of Models of Computation” (China).

Communicated by:
Carl G. Jockusch, Jr.

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