additive basis

A subset A of is an () basis of n if


where nA is n-fold sumset of A. Usually it is assumed that 0 belongs to A when saying that A is an additive basis.

Title additive basis
Canonical name AdditiveBasis
Date of creation 2013-03-22 13:19:17
Last modified on 2013-03-22 13:19:17
Owner bbukh (348)
Last modified by bbukh (348)
Numerical id 6
Author bbukh (348)
Entry type Definition
Classification msc 11B13
Synonym basis
Related topic AsymptoticBasis
Related topic SchnirlemannDensity
Related topic EssentialComponent
Defines order of additive basis