Kramp's Symbol

The symbol defined by


where (a)_n is the Pochhammer symbol and Gamma(z) is the gamma function. Note that the definition by Erdélyi et al. (1981, p. 52) incorrectly gives the prefactor of (3) as b^(a-1).

See also

Hankel's Symbol, Pochhammer Symbol

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Erdélyi, A.; Magnus, W.; Oberhettinger, F.; and Tricomi, F. G. Higher Transcendental Functions, Vol. 1. New York: Krieger, p. 52, 1981.

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Kramp's Symbol

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Weisstein, Eric W. "Kramp's Symbol." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource.

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