By Keith M. Ball, Vitali Milman
Convex our bodies are straight away uncomplicated and amazingly wealthy in constitution. whereas the classical effects return many a long time, up to now ten years the crucial geometry of convex our bodies has gone through a dramatic revitalization, led to by way of the creation of tools, effects and, most significantly, new viewpoints, from likelihood conception, harmonic research and the geometry of finite-dimensional normed areas. This assortment arises from an MSRI software held within the Spring of 1996, regarding researchers in classical convex geometry, geometric sensible research, computational geometry, and comparable components of harmonic research. it really is consultant of the simplest examine in a really energetic box that brings jointly rules from numerous significant strands in arithmetic.