Zur Auswertung gewisser numerischer Reihen mit Hilfe modularer Funktionen. (On the evaluation of certain numerical series with the help of modular functions). (German) Zbl 0635.68065

Zahlentheoretische Analysis II, Wiener Seminarber. 1984-86, Lect. Notes Math. 1262, 108-110 (1987).
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Using the functional equation for Dedekind’s \(\eta\)-function allows to simplify infinite series that occur in the analysis of certain data structures in theoretical computer science and to explain numerical coincidence phenomena found before.
Reviewer: P.Kirschenhofer


68P10 Searching and sorting
05A15 Exact enumeration problems, generating functions
68Q25 Analysis of algorithms and problem complexity


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