Accession Number : AD0774032

Title :   Some Results on the Van der Waerden Conjecture.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : TEXAS UNIV AUSTIN CENTER FOR CYBERNETIC STUDIES

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

Report Date : AUG 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 14

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 (tau sub p): (omega sub n) maps to (omega sub n), introduced by Baum and Sell. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Matrices(Mathematics), Transformations(Mathematics), Stochastic processes, Inequalities, Theorems

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE