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THE AVERAGE DISTANCE BETWEEN TWO POINTS

  • BERNHARD BURGSTALLER (a1) and FRIEDRICH PILLICHSHAMMER (a2)
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We provide bounds on the average distance between two points uniformly and independently chosen from a compact convex subset of the s-dimensional Euclidean space.

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For correspondence; e-mail: friedrich.pillichshammer@jku.at
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Bulletin of the Australian Mathematical Society
  • ISSN: 0004-9727
  • EISSN: 1755-1633
  • URL: /core/journals/bulletin-of-the-australian-mathematical-society
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