Mathematica 9 is now available
Services & Resources / Wolfram Forums / MathGroup Archive
-----

MathGroup Archive 2008

[Date Index] [Thread Index] [Author Index]

Search the Archive

Re: Sum[n^(-n), {n, 1, Infinity}]

  • To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
  • Subject: [mg93308] Re: [mg93276] Sum[n^(-n), {n, 1, Infinity}]
  • From: Curtis Osterhoudt <cfo at lanl.gov>
  • Date: Mon, 3 Nov 2008 05:28:16 -0500 (EST)
  • Organization: LANL
  • References: <200811020656.BAA02609@smc.vnet.net>
  • Reply-to: cfo at lanl.gov

Looks to me as though 6.0 doesn't evaluate it. However, NSum works, as does Accumulate (v. 6.0 and up) and other approximations. I think NSum works in version 5. 

On Sunday 02 November 2008 00:56:30 Jack Kennedy wrote:
> Sum[n^(-n), {n, 1, Infinity}]



-- 
==========================================================
Curtis Osterhoudt
cfo at remove_this.lanl.and_this.gov
PGP Key ID: 0x4DCA2A10
Please avoid sending me Word or PowerPoint attachments
See http://www.gnu.org/philosophy/no-word-attachments.html
==========================================================


  • Prev by Date: Re: How to reverse Enter and Shift-Enter
  • Next by Date: Re: Sum[n^(-n), {n, 1, Infinity}]
  • Previous by thread: Re: Sum[n^(-n), {n, 1, Infinity}]
  • Next by thread: Re: Sum[n^(-n), {n, 1, Infinity}]