A remark on an upper bound on the Hermite constant for the densest lattice packings of spheres
We present a new variant of the proof of the upper bound on the Hermite constant γn. The bound as n→∞ is asymptotically equivalent to Blichfeldt's known bound.
KeywordsDense Lattice Lattice Packing Dense Lattice Packing Hermite Constant
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