Superharmonic Function

superharmonic function

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A continuous complex function ƒ whose value at a point z0 exceeds its average values computed by the integral of ƒ around a circle centered at z0.
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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Superharmonic Function


a function f(x1, x2,...,xn) that satisfies in some domain the inequality


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(ii) Let h be a positive superharmonic function in D.
Let [Mathematical Expression Omitted] denote the regularized reduced function (or balayage) of a positive superharmonic function s on [R.sup.n] relative to a set S.