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Not Pfaffian

@inproceedings{Freitag2021NotP,
  title={Not Pfaffian},
  author={James Freitag},
  year={2021}
}
This short note describes the connection between strong minimality of the differential equation satisfied by an complex analytic function and the real and imaginary parts of the function being Pfaffian. This connection combined with a theorem of Freitag and Scanlon (2017) provides the answer to a question of Binyamini and Novikov (2017). We also answer a question of Bianconi (2016). We give what seem to be the first examples of functions which are definable in o-minimal expansions of the reals… Expand

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