Mathematical Notes

, Volume 59, Issue 6, pp 625–636 | Cite as

A few remarks on ζ(3)

  • Yu. V. Nesterenko


A new proof of the irrationality of the number ζ(3) is proposed. A new decomposition of this number into a continued fraction is found. Recurrence relations are proved for some sequences of Meyer'sG-functions that define a sequence of rational approximations to ζ(3) at the point 1.


Recurrence Relation Rational Approximation Continue Fraction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yu. V. Nesterenko
    • 1
  1. 1.Moscow State UniversityUSSR

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