Relative Asymptotic of Multiple Orthogonal Polynomials for Nikishin Systems Articles uri icon

publication date

  • June 2009

start page

  • 214

end page

  • 241


  • 2


  • 158

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0021-9045

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1096-0430


  • We prove the relative asymptotic behavior for the ratio of two sequences of multiple orthogonal polynomials with respect to the Nikishin systems of measures. The first Nikishin system inlMMLBox is such that for each k , sigma k has a constant sign on its compact support inlMMLBox consisting of an interval inlMMLBox , on which inlMMLBox almost everywhere, and a discrete set without accumulation points in inlMMLBox . If inlMMLBox denotes the smallest interval containing inlMMLBox , we assume that Delta k ∩ Delta k +1 =0/ , k =1,..., m −1 . The second Nikishin system inlMMLBox is a perturbation of the first by means of rational functions r k , k =1,..., m , whose zeros and poles lie in inlMMLBox .