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The application of real convolution for analytically evaluating Fermi-Dirac-type and Bose-Einstein-type integrals. (English) Zbl 1400.44006
Summary: The Fermi-Dirac-type or Bose-Einstein-type integrals can be transformed into two convergent real-convolution integrals. The transformation simplifies the integration process and may ultimately produce a complete analytical solution without recourse to any mathematical approximations. The real-convolution integrals can either be directly integrated or be transformed into the Laplace transform inversion integral in which case the full power of contour integration becomes available. Which method is employed is dependent upon the complexity of the real-convolution integral. A number of examples are introduced which will illustrate the efficacy of the analytical approach.
MSC:
44A35 Convolution as an integral transform
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