Accession Number : AD0771391

Title :   Some Results on the Van der Waerden Conjecture.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Granot,Frieda ; Ben-Israel,Adi

Report Date : NOV 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The authors show that the permanent P, can attain its infimum over the set (omega sub n) of doubly stochastic matrices, only at fixed points of the transformation (F sub p):(omega sub n) maps to (omega sub n), introduced by Baum and Sell. (Author)

Descriptors :   *MATRICES(MATHEMATICS), *STOCHASTIC PROCESSES, INEQUALITIES, PERMUTATIONS, THEOREMS

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE