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A Fourier transform approach to Christoffel's problem

Authors: Paul Goodey, Vladyslav Yaskin and Maryna Yaskina
Journal: Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 363 (2011), 6351-6384
MSC (2010): Primary 52A20, 42B10, 33C55
Published electronically: July 26, 2011
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Abstract: We use Fourier transform techniques to provide a new approach to Berg's solution of the Christoffel problem. This leads to an explicit description of Berg's spherical kernel and to new regularity properties of the associated integral transform.

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Paul Goodey
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma 73019

Vladyslav Yaskin
Affiliation: Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G1

Maryna Yaskina
Affiliation: Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2G1

Received by editor(s): October 27, 2009
Published electronically: July 26, 2011
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