Asymptotic Rational Approximation To Pi: Solution of an "Unsolved Problem'' Posed By Herbert Wilf

Conference object English OPEN
Ward , Mark Daniel;
(2010)
  • Publisher: DMTCS
  • Subject: [ MATH.MATH-CO ] Mathematics [math]/Combinatorics [math.CO] | analytic combinatorics | asymptotic analysis | generating function | rational approximation | singularity analysis | [ INFO.INFO-DS ] Computer Science [cs]/Data Structures and Algorithms [cs.DS] | [ INFO.INFO-DM ] Computer Science [cs]/Discrete Mathematics [cs.DM] | [ INFO.INFO-CG ] Computer Science [cs]/Computational Geometry [cs.CG]

International audience; The webpage of Herbert Wilf describes eight Unsolved Problems. Here, we completely resolve the third of these eight problems. The task seems innocent: find the first term of the asymptotic behavior of the coefficients of an ordinary generating fu... View more
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