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Bounded distortion and dimension for non-conformal repellers

  • K. J. Falconer (a1) (a2)

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We obtain an expression for the dimension of a mixing repeller of a non-conformal mapping analogous to the well-known Bowen-Ruelle formula for conformal repellers. The dimension is given in terms of a generalized pressure defined in the context of the thermodynamic formalism. In the course of the paper we develop a subadditive version of the thermodynamic formalism that is suited to our needs and also obtain a ‘bounded distortion’ principle applicable to the non-conformal situation.

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Mathematical Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society
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  • EISSN: 1469-8064
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