Archiv der Mathematik

, Volume 98, Issue 4, pp 389–397 | Cite as

The floating body and the hyperplane conjecture

  • Daniel Fresen


We study the relationship between a convex body \({K\subset \mathbb{R}^{n}}\) and the convex floating body K δ inside K. Our results complement recent work of Grigoris Paouris and Elisabeth Werner.

Mathematics Subject Classification (2010)

Primary 52A23 52A20 Secondary 52A21 52A38 


Hyperplane conjecture Floating body Log-concave Quantile 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of MissouriColumbiaUSA

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