Homothetic floating bodies

Carsten Schütt, Elisabeth Werner

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We show that a convex body K in ℝn is homothetic to an ellipsoid if there is a sequence {δk}kεℕ converging to 0 so that K is homothetic to its floating bodies Kδk.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)335-348
Number of pages14
JournalGeometriae Dedicata
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1 1994


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