By John B Conway

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11 is countable, then this definition of convergent sum is not the usual one. That is, if { hn } is a sequence in Jf, then the convergence of L { hn : neN} is not equivalent to the convergence of :L: 1 hn . 11) while the latter means that the sequence {:L� = 1 hk } : 1 converges. Even if Jf = F', these concepts do not coincide (see Exercise 12). If, however, L { hn : neN} converges, then :L: 1 hn converges (Exercise 10). Also see Exercise 11. If &is an orthonormal set and heJf, then L { ( h, e ) e: ee&} converges in Jf.

Prove Proposition 2. 1 5. 1 1 . If A and B are self-adjoint, show that AB is self-adjoint if and only if AB = BA. 12. Let L � o cxn z" be a power series with radius of convergence R, 0 < R � oo . If A e�(Jf) and II A II < R, show that there is an operator T in 36(Jf) such that for any h, g in Jf, ( Th, g ) = L� o cxn ( A"h, g ) . ] 1 3. Let A and T be as in Exercise 12 and show that II T - L � = o cxk Ak II -+ 0 as n -+ oo . If BA = AB, show that BT = T B. 14. lff(z) = exp z = L � 0 z"/n ! and A is hermitian, show that f(iA) is unitary.

Note that fJI(Jt, F) = all the bounded linear functionals on Jt. = (a) If A and BefJI(Jt, $"), then A + BefJI(Jt, $"), and II A + B II � II A ll + II B II . (b) If a elF and A efJI(Jt, $"), then aA efJI(Jt, $") and II etA II = I a I II A II . (c) IfA efJI(Jt, $") and BerJI($", 2), then BA efJI(Jt, 2) and II BA II � II B II II A II . PROOF. Only (c) will be proved; the rest of the proof is left to the reader. If ke$", then II Bk II � II B II II k 11 . Hence, if he:Yt, k = Ahe$" and so II BAh II � II B II II Ah II � II B II II A II II h II .