Asymptotic Properties of Arithmetical Functions

  • Paul J. McCarthy
Part of the Universitext book series (UTX)


Let us begin with an example. The object is to describe in some meaningful way the behavior of
$$ \sum\limits_{{n \leqslant x}} {\tfrac{1}{n}} $$
as a function of the real variable x, for large x. To do this we need the following information.


Positive Integer Asymptotic Property Asymptotic Formula Notational Convention Summatory Function 
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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul J. McCarthy
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of KansasLawrenceUSA

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