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WhittakerW






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Hypergeometric Functions > WhittakerW[nu,mu,z] > Differentiation > Symbolic differentiation > With respect to nu





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










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