IIT Jodhpur
A talk on "The gamma function - an eclectic tour" by Prof. G.K. Srinivasan, IIT Bombay on 23 October, 2019

Date & Time:
 23 October 2019, 4 pm to 5 pm

Venue:
Room No.101, CSE Building
 
Title:
The gamma function - an eclectic tour  
 
Speaker:  
Prof. G.K. Srinivasan, IIT Bombay
 
   
Abstract  
The gamma function was introduced into analysis in 1729 by Euler in a letter to Goldbach seeking an analytic interpolation of the factorial. The talk will be a historical guided tour through 290 years of this special function with proofs of selected results.   
 
Department Visit: 
From 22/10/2019 till 24/10/2019