Theorems Featuring the Gamma Function

  • George E. Andrews
  • Bruce C. Berndt
Chapter

Abstract

Some integrals of gamma functions are evaluated. A remarkable approximation to the gamma function, with a slightly less precise approximation submitted as a problem by Ramanujan to the Journal of the Indian Mathematical Society, is examined in detail.

Keywords

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Authors and Affiliations

  • George E. Andrews
    • 1
  • Bruce C. Berndt
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsThe Pennsylvania State UniversityUniversity ParkUSA
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUrbanaUSA

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