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Schur-Convexity of Two Types of One-Parameter Mean Values in Variables

Journal of Inequalities and Applications20072007:078175

DOI: 10.1155/2007/78175

Received: 10 July 2007

Accepted: 9 November 2007

Published: 23 December 2007


We establish Schur-convexities of two types of one-parameter mean values in variables. As applications, Schur-convexities of some well-known functions involving the complete elementary symmetric functions are obtained.


Authors’ Affiliations

Huzhou Broadcast and TV University
Zixing Educational Research Section
Haining College, Zhejiang Broadcast and TV University


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