Some summation formulas for the series

Author:
J.-L. Lavoie

Journal:
Math. Comp. **49** (1987), 269-274

MSC:
Primary 33A30; Secondary 33A15

MathSciNet review:
890268

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Abstract: Summation formulas, contiguous to Watson's and Whipple's theorems in the theory of the generalized hypergeometric series, are obtained. Certain limiting cases of these results are given.

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DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-1987-0890268-1

Keywords:
Generalized hypergeometric functions of one variable,
gamma function,
psi function

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© Copyright 1987
American Mathematical Society