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I. Gentil - C. LĂ©onard - L. Ripani - L. Tamanini

An entropic interpolation proof of the HWI inequality

created by tamanini1 on 04 Jun 2018
modified on 23 Jul 2018



Inserted: 4 jun 2018
Last Updated: 23 jul 2018

Year: 2018


We present a pathwise proof of the HWI inequality which is based on entropic interpolations rather than displacement ones. Unlike the latter, entropic interpolations are regular both in space and time. Consequently, our approach is closer to the Otto-Villani heuristics, presented in the first part of the article $[23]$, than the original rigorous proof presented in the second part of $[23]$.


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