IJPAM: Volume 59, No. 4 (2010)

THE KY-FAN METRIC AND THE CHANGE OF SCALE

Mariusz Startek
Department of Mathematics
Rzeszów University of Technology
W. Pola 2, Rzeszów, 35-082, POLAND
e-mail: [email protected]


Abstract.In [2] Thompson showed how the Lévy distance changes during change of scale. In [1] it was proved these relations for the Prokhorov distance. Here it is proved similar relations for the Ky-Fan distance.

Received: January 15, 2010

AMS Subject Classification: 60A10, 54E35, 54E70

Key Words and Phrases: Lévy distance, Prokhorov distance, Ky-Fan distance

Source: International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics
ISSN: 1311-8080
Year: 2010
Volume: 59
Issue: 4