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The Mathematical Intelligencer

, Volume 5, Issue 3, pp 59–60 | Cite as

A proof that euler missed: evaluating ζ(2) the easy way

  • Tom M. Apostol
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Keywords

Straightforward Manner Short Proof California Institute Multiple Integral Geometric Series 
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References

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    R. Apéry (1979) Irrationalité de ζ(2) et ζ(3).Astérisque 62.11–13. Paris: Société Mathématique de France.Google Scholar
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    F. Beukers (1979) A note on the irrationality of ζ(2) and ζ(3),Bull. Lon. Math. Soc. 11:268–272.CrossRefzbMATHMathSciNetGoogle Scholar
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    F. Goldscheider (1913)Arch. Math. Phys. 20:323–324.zbMATHGoogle Scholar

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© Springer Science+Business Media, Inc. 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • Tom M. Apostol
    • 1
  1. 1.California Institute of TechnologyPasadena

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