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WhittakerW






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Traditional Notation









Hypergeometric Functions > WhittakerW[nu,mu,z] > Specific values > Specialized values > For fixed mu, z





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Input Form





WhittakerW[-(1/2) - \[Mu] - n, \[Mu], z] == (-(z^(1/2 - \[Mu])/(E^(z/2) (n! Pochhammer[1 + 2 \[Mu], n])))) D[E^z z^(n + 2 \[Mu]) (Gamma[-2 \[Mu]] - Gamma[-2 \[Mu], z]), {z, n}] + (-1)^n E^(z/2) z^(1/2 + \[Mu]) Gamma[-n - 2 \[Mu]] LaguerreL[n, 2 \[Mu], -z] /; Element[n, Integers] && n >= 0










Standard Form





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MathML Form







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Rule Form





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