Special functions by Earl D. Rainville

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Published by Macmillan in New York .

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  • Functions, Special.

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StatementEarl D.Rainville.
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LC ClassificationsQA351
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Pagination365 p. :
Number of Pages365
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Open LibraryOL21212254M

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1!B 1(x)=B 0x+B 1 2!B 2(x)=B 0x2+2B 1x+B 2 3!B 3(x)=B 0x3+3B 1x2+3B 2x+B 3 etc: Some authors de ne the Bernoulli polynomials (on (−1;1)) to be the right hand sides of the above equa- tions. If, in the future, you encounter Bernoulli functions or polynomials, be sure to check what is intended.

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Contents PREFACE LIST OF SYMBOLS Chapter 1 Series Solution of Differential Equations Method of Frobenius Examples. SPECIAL FUNCTIONS and POLYNOMIALS Gerard ’t Hooft Stefan Nobbenhuis Institute for Theoretical Physics Utrecht University, Leuvenlaan 4 CC Utrecht, the Netherlands and Spinoza Institute Postbox TD Utrecht, the Netherlands Many of the special functions and polynomials are constructed along standard.Special Function Keys- Slim Book for IPad® SPECIAL FUNCTION KEYS.

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