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Asymptotic expansions, \(L\)-values and a new quantum modular form. (English) Zbl 1370.11066

Summary: In [Clay Math. Proc. 11, 659–675 (2010; Zbl 1294.11084)], D. Zagier introduced the notion of a quantum modular form. One of his first examples was the “strange” function \(F(q)\) of Kontsevich. Here we produce a new example of a quantum modular form by making use of some of Ramanujan’s mock theta functions. Using these functions and their transformation behaviour, we also compute asymptotic expansions similar to expansions of \(F(q)\).

MSC:

11F99 Discontinuous groups and automorphic forms
11F67 Special values of automorphic \(L\)-series, periods of automorphic forms, cohomology, modular symbols

Citations:

Zbl 1294.11084
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