A Refinement of the Gauss-lucas Theorem


The classical Gauss-Lucas Theorem states that all the critical points (zeros of the derivative) of a nonconstant polynomial p lie in the convex hull Ξ of the zeros of p. It is proved that, actually, a subdomain of Ξ contains the critical points of p.

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@inproceedings{Dimitrov1998ARO, title={A Refinement of the Gauss-lucas Theorem}, author={Dimitar K. Dimitrov}, year={1998} }