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Mathematics of Computation

Published by the American Mathematical Society since 1960 (published as Mathematical Tables and other Aids to Computation 1943-1959), Mathematics of Computation is devoted to research articles of the highest quality in computational mathematics.

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Asymptotic computation of the repeated integrals of the error function complement
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Math. Comp. 18 (1964), 98-105 Request permission


Previously, the complementary error function and its repeated integrals were given only for small values of the argument. Several new calculation techniques are derived which permit evaluation for the complete range of the argument. Some new values of these functions for large values of the argument are calculated. These values are plotted in such a manner that approximate values can easily be found for all values of x.
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  • © Copyright 1964 American Mathematical Society
  • Journal: Math. Comp. 18 (1964), 98-105
  • MSC: Primary 65.25
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