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Assouad type dimensions and homogeneity of fractals

Author: Jonathan M. Fraser
Journal: Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 366 (2014), 6687-6733
MSC (2010): Primary 28A80; Secondary 28A78, 28A20, 28C15
Published electronically: May 13, 2014
MathSciNet review: 3267023
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Abstract: We investigate several aspects of the Assouad dimension and the lower dimension, which together form a natural `dimension pair'. In particular, we compute these dimensions for certain classes of self-affine sets and quasi-self-similar sets and study their relationships with other notions of dimension, such as the Hausdorff dimension for example. We also investigate some basic properties of these dimensions including their behaviour regarding unions and products and their set theoretic complexity.

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Jonathan M. Fraser
Affiliation: Mathematical Institute, University of St Andrews, North Haugh, St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9SS, Scotland
Address at time of publication: Mathematics Institute, Zeeman Building, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, United Kingdom

Keywords: Assouad dimension, lower dimension, self-affine carpet, Ahlfors regular, measurability, Baire hierarchy
Received by editor(s): January 18, 2013
Received by editor(s) in revised form: May 5, 2013
Published electronically: May 13, 2014
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