A SUMMATION FORMULA FOR THE SERIES _{3}F_{2} DUE TO FOX AND ITS GENERALIZATIONS

- Journal title : Communications of the Korean Mathematical Society
- Volume 30, Issue 2, 2015, pp.103-108
- Publisher : The Korean Mathematical Society
- DOI : 10.4134/CKMS.2015.30.2.103

Title & Authors

A SUMMATION FORMULA FOR THE SERIES _{3}F_{2} DUE TO FOX AND ITS GENERALIZATIONS

Choi, Junesang; Rathie, Arjun K.;

Choi, Junesang; Rathie, Arjun K.;

Abstract

Fox [2] presented an interesting identity for which is expressed in terms of a finite summation of 's whose involved numerator and denominator parameters are different from those in the starting one. Moreover Fox [2] found a very interesting and general summation formula for as a special case of his above-mentioned general identity with the help of Kummer's second summation theorem for . Here, in this paper, we show how two general summation formulas for , m being a nonnegative integer and i any integer, can be easily established by suitably specializing the above-mentioned Fox's general identity with, here, the aid of generalizations of Kummer's second summation theorem for obtained recently by Rakha and Rathie [7]. Several known results are also seen to be certain special cases of our main identities.

Keywords

Gamma function;Pochhammer symbol;hypergeometric function;generalized hypergeometric function;Kummer's second summation theorem;Fox's identity;

Language

English

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