Accession Number : ADA018005

Title :   Permutation Problems and Special Functions.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Askey,Richard ; Ismail,Mourad E. H.

Report Date : OCT 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : Integral representations for some combinatorial numbers are established and a combinatorial interpretation is found for certain sums involving the Meixner polynomials. Various integrals of products of Laguerre polynomials are interpreted in a combinatorial way by means of MacMahon's Master Theorem.

Descriptors :   *COMBINATORIAL ANALYSIS, *SPECIAL FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICAL), *POLYNOMIALS, PERMUTATIONS, MATRICES(MATHEMATICS), THEOREMS

Subject Categories : Theoretical Mathematics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE