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Re: Mathematica Integration help

On Mar 3, 10:47 am, Jens-Peer Kuska <ku... at>
> look what happens when you compute from:
> res = Integrate[
>    Product[1/(E^((Subscript[x, i] - \[Mu])^2/(2*\[Sigma]^2))*
>        Sqrt[2*Pi*\[Sigma]^2]), {i, 1, n}], \[Mu]]
> D[res,\[Mu]]
> and see that the result is *not*
> Product[1/(E^((Subscript[x, i] - \[Mu])^2/(2*\[Sigma]^2))*
>        Sqrt[2*Pi*\[Sigma]^2]), {i, 1, n}]
> this obvious a bug.

The result is:

(1/(E^((\[Mu] - Subscript[x, i])^2/(2*\[Sigma]^2))*Sqrt[\[Sigma]^2]))^

Do you mean that it cannot reconstitute the product?

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