Universal recursive formulae for Q-curvatures

@inproceedings{Falk2008UniversalRF,
  title={Universal recursive formulae for Q-curvatures},
  author={Carsten Falk and A. Juhl},
  year={2008}
}
Abstract We formulate and discuss two conjectures concerning recursive formulae for Branson's Q-curvatures. The proposed formulae describe all Q-curvatures on manifolds of all even dimensions in terms of respective lower order Q-curvatures and lower order GJMS-operators. They are universal in the dimension of the underlying space. The recursive formulae are generated by an algorithm which rests on the theory of residue families of [Juhl, Progr. Math. 275, 2009]. We attempt to resolve the… Expand
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