, Volume 24, Issue 2-3, pp 267-278

The Blocking Numbers of Convex Bodies

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Abstract.

Besides determining the exact blocking numbers of cubes and balls, a conditional lower bound for the blocking numbers of convex bodies is achieved. In addition, several open problems are proposed.

Received December 11, 1998, and in revised form October 5, 1999.