Geometric & Functional Analysis GAFA

, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp 118–125

A simple proof of the majorizing measure theorem

  • M. Talagrand

DOI: 10.1007/BF01895708

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Talagrand, M. Geometric and Functional Analysis (1992) 2: 118. doi:10.1007/BF01895708


We gieve a completely elementary proof of the existence of majorizing measures for bounded Gaussian processes. The proof relies upon Sudakov's minoration, the concentration of measure phenomenon, and a (somewhat deceptively) simple construction.

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Talagrand
    • 1
  1. 1.Equipe d'Analyse, Tour 46E.R.A. au C.N.R.S. No. 754Paris Cedex 05France