Pfaff's method (I): The Mills-Robbins-Rumsey determinant

George E. Andrews

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A new evaluation of (formula presented) is provided. The method of proof is inspired by the work of Pfaff. The proof hinges on the summation of many new balanced 5F4 hypergeometric series.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)43-60
Number of pages18
JournalDiscrete Mathematics
Issue number1-3
StatePublished - Nov 28 1998

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Theoretical Computer Science
  • Discrete Mathematics and Combinatorics


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