The sphere packing problem in dimension 8The sphere packing problem in dimension 8

  title={The sphere packing problem in dimension 8The sphere packing problem in dimension 8},
  author={Maryna S. Viazovska},
  journal={Annals of Mathematics},
  • M. Viazovska
  • Published 14 March 2016
  • Mathematics
  • Annals of Mathematics
In this paper we prove that no packing of unit balls in Euclidean space R-8 has density greater than that of the E8-lattice packing. 

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