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Conformal Geometry and Dynamics

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Quasi-metric and metric spaces
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by Viktor Schroeder PDF
Conform. Geom. Dyn. 10 (2006), 355-360 Request permission

Abstract:

We give a short review of a construction of Frink to obtain a metric space from a quasi-metric space. By an example we illustrate the limits of the construction.
References
  • Mario Bonk and Thomas Foertsch, Asymptotic upper curvature bounds in coarse geometry, Math. Z. 253 (2006), no. 4, 753–785. MR 2221098, DOI 10.1007/s00209-005-0931-5
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Additional Information
  • Viktor Schroeder
  • Affiliation: Department of Mathematics, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 190, 8006 Zurich, Switzerland
  • MR Author ID: 157030
  • Email: vschroed@math.unizh.ch
  • Received by editor(s): July 17, 2006
  • Published electronically: December 26, 2006
  • Additional Notes: The author was supported in part by SNSF
  • © Copyright 2006 American Mathematical Society
  • Journal: Conform. Geom. Dyn. 10 (2006), 355-360
  • MSC (2000): Primary 54E35
  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S1088-4173-06-00155-X
  • MathSciNet review: 2268484