Convergence of rows of the Pade table

  • P. R. Graves-Morris
Part I. Mathematical Theory of the Padé Approximants Method
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 47)


Some of the convergence theorems about rows of the Padé table of analytic functions are reviewed, especially Beardon's theorem and de Montessus' theorem. The progress on convergence theorems for the third row, the “poles out” theorem, and de Montessus' theorem for two variables are explained. Two conjectures about convergence of rows, one of which is a counterpart of the conjecture of Baker, Gammel and Wills for diagonal sequences, are boldly made.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. R. Graves-Morris
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  1. 1.Mathematical InstituteUniversity of Kent CanterburyCanterbury, KentEngland

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