A Generalized Variational Principle
Printed: Dec 2001
Philip D. Loewen
We prove a strong variant of the Borwein-Preiss variational principle, and
show that on Asplund spaces, Stegall's variational principle follows
from it via a generalized Smulyan test. Applications are discussed.
variational principle, strong minimizer, generalized Smulyan test, Asplund space, dimple point, porosity
49J52 - Nonsmooth analysis [See also 46G05, 58C50, 90C56]