Browse Dissertations and Theses - Mathematics by Author "Harris, William Richard"

  • Harris, William Richard (1992)
    Let F$\sb{n,m}$ denote the set of all real forms of degree m in n variables. In 1888, Hilbert proved that a form P $\in$ F$\sb{n,m}$ which is positive semidefinite (psd) must have a representation as a sum of squares (sos) ...


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