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Nevanlinna uniqueness of linear difference polynomials

Nan Li, Risto Korhonen, and Lianzhong Yang

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In this paper, we investigate shared value problems related to an entire function $f(z)$ of hyper-order less than one and its linear difference polynomial $L(f)=\sum _{i=1}^{k}a_{i}f(z+c_{i})$, where $a_{i}, c_{i}\in \mathbb {C}$. We give sufficient conditions in terms of weighted value sharing and truncated deficiencies, which imply that $L(f)\equiv f$.

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Rocky Mountain J. Math., Volume 47, Number 3 (2017), 905-926.

First available in Project Euclid: 24 June 2017

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Primary: 30D35: Distribution of values, Nevanlinna theory 39A05: General theory

Linear difference operator shared value entire function hyper-order


Li, Nan; Korhonen, Risto; Yang, Lianzhong. Nevanlinna uniqueness of linear difference polynomials. Rocky Mountain J. Math. 47 (2017), no. 3, 905--926. doi:10.1216/RMJ-2017-47-3-905.

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