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Special functions

Author: Earl D Rainville
Publisher: New York : Macmillan, 1960.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Based upon the lectures on special functions which ... (the author has) been giving at the University of Michigan since 1946."
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rainville, Earl David, 1907-
Special functions.
New York, Macmillan [1960]
(OCoLC)567762418
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Earl D Rainville
ISBN: 0828402582 9780828402583
OCLC Number: 1073008
Notes: "Based upon the lectures on special functions which ... [the author has] been giving at the University of Michigan since 1946."
Description: xii, 365 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Infinite products --
The gamma and beta functions --
Asymptotic series --
The hypergeometric function --
Generalized hypergeometric functions --
Bessel functions --
The confluent hypergeometric function --
Generating functions --
Orthogonal polynomials --
Legendre polynomials --
Hermite polynomials --
Laguerre polynomials --
The Sheffer classification and related topics --
Pure recurrence relations --
Symbolic relations --
Jacobi polynomials --
Ultraspherical and Gegenbauer polynomials --
Other polynomial sets --
Elliptic functions --
Theta functions --
Jacobian elliptic functions.
Responsibility: Earl D. Rainville.

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"Based upon the lectures on special functions which ... (the author has) been giving at the University of Michigan since 1946."

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