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10 Let X be a Banach space and let int dom f = ∅. Let x ∈ dom f \ int dom f . Prove that the normal cone to dom f at the point x is unbounded. Hint. 5 by separating x from int dom f . We now see how to evaluate the subdiﬀerential of the inf convolution, at least in a particular case. 11 Let X be a Banach space, let f, g ∈ Γ (X), let x ∈ X and let u, v be such that u + v = x and (f ∇g)(x) = f (u) + g(v). Then ∂(f ∇g)(x) = ∂f (u) ∩ ∂g(v). Proof. Let x∗ ∈ ∂f (u) ∩ ∂g(v). 3) g(z) ≥ g(v) + x∗ , z − v .

Thus the indicator function of A is not Gˆ ateaux diﬀerentiable at x, but ∂IA (x) = {0}. 9). Recall that, denoting by {e1 , . . , en } the canonical basis in Rn , the partial derivatives of f at x are deﬁned as follows: f (x + tei ) − f (x) ∂f , (x) = lim t→0 ∂xi t whenever the limit exists and is ﬁnite. Then we have the following proposition. 8 Let f : Rn → R be convex. Then f is (Gˆ ateaux) diﬀer∂f (x), i = 1, . . , n entiable at x ∈ Rn if and only if the partial derivatives ∂x i exist. Proof.

Let us start with two deﬁnitions. 1 Let X be a Banach space and f ∈ Γ (X). Suppose x ¯ ∈ int dom f . The subdiﬀerential ∂f is said to be Lipschitz stable at x ¯ if ∂f (¯ x) = {¯ p} and there are ε > 0, K > 0 such that p − p¯ ≤ K x − x ¯ , provided x − x ¯ < ε, p ∈ ∂f (x). 2 Let X be a Banach space and f ∈ Γ (X). Suppose x ¯ ∈ int dom f . 9) provided p ∈ ∂f (x). 3 Let X be a Banach space and f ∈ Γ (X). Suppose x ¯ ∈ int dom f . We say that f is twice Fr´echet diﬀerentiable at x ¯ if ∂f (¯ x) = p¯ and there is a quadratic form Q(x) := Ax, x (A : X → X ∗ linear bounded operator) such that lim x→¯ x f (x) − p¯, x − x ¯ − (1/2)Q(x − x ¯) = 0.