Additive bases of vector spaces over prime fields

N. Alon*, N. Linial, R. Meshulam

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It is shown that for any t > cplog n linear bases B1, ..., Bt of Zpn their union (with repetitions) ∪i = 1t Bi forms an additive basis of Zpn; i.e., for any x ε{lunate} Zpn there exist A1 ⊃ B1, ..., At ⊃ Bt such that x = Σi = 1t Σy ε{lunate} Ai y.

Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)203-210
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Combinatorial Theory. Series A
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jul 1991

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* Research supported in part by Allon Fellowship and by a Bat Sheva de Rothschild Grant. ’ Research supported in part by Air Force Office of Scientific Research Grant AFOSR-0271.


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