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Abstract and Applied Analysis
Volume 3 (1998), Issue 3-4, Pages 401-409
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/S1085337598000621

Brouwer degree, equivariant maps and tensor powers

1Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Bar Ilan University, Ramat-Gan 52900, Israel
2Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton T6G 2G1, Alberta, Canada
36 Carriage Drive, Acton 01720, MA, USA

Received 2 March 1998

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Abstract

A construction of equivariant maps based on factorization through symmetric powers of a faithful representation is presented together with several examples of related equivariant maps. Applications to differential equations are also discussed.