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Advances in Combinatorics

pp 287-293

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Lost in Translation

  • Wadim ZudilinAffiliated withSchool of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, The University of Newcastle Email author 

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Abstract

We explain the use and set grounds about applicability of algebraic transformations of arithmetic hypergeometric series for proving Ramanujan’s formulae for \(1/\pi\) and their generalisations.

Keywords

\(\pi\) Ramanujan Arithmetic hypergeometric series Algebraic transformation Modular function