The Gamma Function and the Incomplete Gamma Functions

  • Markus Szymon Fraczek
Part of the Lecture Notes in Mathematics book series (LNM, volume 2139)


The gamma function is defined for \(s \in \mathbb{C}\) by
$$\displaystyle{ \varGamma \left (s\right ) =\int _{ 0}^{\infty }t^{s-1}e^{-t}dt }$$


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Markus Szymon Fraczek
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  1. 1.Mathematics InstituteUniversity of WarwickCoventryUK

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