Potential theory and asymptotics of the zero distribution of orthogonal polynomials

This week I gave an introductory talk at the Tenth Summer School on Potential Theory about potential theoretic methods in the study of orthogonal polynomials. This post is based upon my notes for that lecture. The aim of that talk was to prove a theorem about the weak-* convergence of normalized counting measures for zeros … More Potential theory and asymptotics of the zero distribution of orthogonal polynomials