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Completely monotone generalized Mittag-Leffler functions. (English) Zbl 0843.60024

Summary: The generalized Mittag-Leffler function

F α,β (t)=Γ(β) k=0 (-t) k Γ(αk+β),t0,α>0,β>0,

is shown to be completely monotone iff the parameters α and β satisfy 0<α1, βα. As F α,β (0)=1, the if-part is equivalent to the statement that F α,β is the Laplace transform of a probability measure μ α,β supported by + (Bernstein’s theorem). Apart from the trivial case α=β=1 these measures are absolutely continuous with respect to the Lebesgue measure, and explicit representations of the associated densities are obtained.


MSC:
60E99Distribution theory in probability theory
33C99Hypergeometric functions
60A99Foundations of probability theory