Journal of Statistical Physics

, Volume 83, Issue 3–4, pp 623–635 | Cite as

Computing invariant measures of piecewise convex transformations



LetS:[0, 1]→[0,1] be a piecewise convex transformation satisfying some conditions which guarantee the existence of an absolutely continuous invariant probability measure. We prove the convergence of a class of Markov finite approximations for computing the invariant measure, using a compactness argument forL1-spaces.

Key Words

Invariant measure Frobenius-Perron operator 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Ding
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of Southern MississippiHattiesburg

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