Israel Journal of Mathematics

, Volume 149, Issue 1, pp 199–226

Rigidity of multiparameter actions


DOI: 10.1007/BF02772541

Cite this article as:
Lindenstrauss, E. Isr. J. Math. (2005) 149: 199. doi:10.1007/BF02772541


We survey some of the recent progress in understanding diagonalizable algebraic actions of multidimensional abelian groups, a subject pioneered by Hillel Furstenberg.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsPrinceton UniversityPrincetonUSA
  2. 2.Courant Institute of Mathematical SciencesNew York UniversityNew YorkUSA