# Aspects of uniformity in recurrence

Vitaly Bergelson; Bernard Host; Randall McCutcheon; Franiçois Parreau

Colloquium Mathematicae (2000)

- Volume: 84/85, Issue: 2, page 549-576
- ISSN: 0010-1354

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abstract = {We analyze and cite applications of various, loosely related notions of uniformity inherent to the phenomenon of (multiple) recurrence in ergodic theory. An assortment of results are obtained, among them sharpenings of two theorems due to Bourgain. The first of these, which in the original guarantees existence of sets x,x+h,$x+h^\{2\}$ in subsets E of positive measure in the unit interval, with lower bounds on h depending only on m(E), is expanded to the case of arbitrary finite polynomial configurations in subsets of positive measure in cubes of $ℝ^\{n\}$. The second is a direct computation of a lower bound, uniform in a and b and depending only on ∫f, for ∫f(x)f(x+at)f(x+bt)dxdt, where 0≤f≤1 is a function on the 1-torus. Our methodology parallels that of Bourgain, who originally considered the case a=1, b=2.},

author = {Bergelson, Vitaly, Host, Bernard, McCutcheon, Randall, Parreau, Franiçois},

journal = {Colloquium Mathematicae},

keywords = {multiple recurrence; multidimensional Szemerédi theorem; uniformity; ergodic theory},

language = {eng},

number = {2},

pages = {549-576},

title = {Aspects of uniformity in recurrence},

url = {http://eudml.org/doc/210832},

volume = {84/85},

year = {2000},

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TY - JOUR

AU - Bergelson, Vitaly

AU - Host, Bernard

AU - McCutcheon, Randall

AU - Parreau, Franiçois

TI - Aspects of uniformity in recurrence

JO - Colloquium Mathematicae

PY - 2000

VL - 84/85

IS - 2

SP - 549

EP - 576

AB - We analyze and cite applications of various, loosely related notions of uniformity inherent to the phenomenon of (multiple) recurrence in ergodic theory. An assortment of results are obtained, among them sharpenings of two theorems due to Bourgain. The first of these, which in the original guarantees existence of sets x,x+h,$x+h^{2}$ in subsets E of positive measure in the unit interval, with lower bounds on h depending only on m(E), is expanded to the case of arbitrary finite polynomial configurations in subsets of positive measure in cubes of $ℝ^{n}$. The second is a direct computation of a lower bound, uniform in a and b and depending only on ∫f, for ∫f(x)f(x+at)f(x+bt)dxdt, where 0≤f≤1 is a function on the 1-torus. Our methodology parallels that of Bourgain, who originally considered the case a=1, b=2.

LA - eng

KW - multiple recurrence; multidimensional Szemerédi theorem; uniformity; ergodic theory

UR - http://eudml.org/doc/210832

ER -

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