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A class of $ \mathbb{Z}^d$ shifts of finite type which factors onto lower entropy full shifts

Author: Angela Desai
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 137 (2009), 2613-2621
MSC (2000): Primary 37B10; Secondary 37B40
Published electronically: March 25, 2009
MathSciNet review: 2497473
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Abstract: We prove that if a $ \mathbb{Z}^d$ shift of finite type with entropy greater than $ \log N$ satisfies the corner gluing mixing condition of Johnson and Madden, then it must factor onto the full $ N$-shift.

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Angela Desai
Affiliation: Department of Biology, Chemistry, and Mathematics, University of Montevallo, Montevallo, Alabama 35115
Address at time of publication: Department of Mathematics, Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Parkway, Arnold, Maryland 21012

Keywords: Shift of finite type, entropy
Received by editor(s): March 28, 2007
Received by editor(s) in revised form: September 22, 2007
Published electronically: March 25, 2009
Communicated by: Jane M. Hawkins
Article copyright: © Copyright 2009 American Mathematical Society
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