Mathematics Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for people studying math at any level and professionals in related fields. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

I wonder if there are any is at least one proof of any mathmatical fact that would use convex hull or convex envelope as mathmatical object valuable for that proof?

share|cite|improve this question
1  
Gauss-Lucas? – J. M. Dec 17 '11 at 16:40
1  
Also Newton polygon, but the Wikpedia article does not do it justice. See also mathoverflow.net/questions/15703/newton-and-newton-polygon. – lhf Dec 17 '11 at 18:43

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.