Generalized Laguerre polynomials

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By Walter Gautschi

Purdue University

Matlab routines for the first N recurrence coefficients of generalized Laguerre polynomials

Version 1.0 - published on 15 Dec 2016 doi:10.4231/R7K07280 - cite this Archived on 16 Jan 2017

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A Matlab variable-precision routine is provided for generating the first N recurrence coefficients of the generalized Laguerre polynomial orthogonal relative to the weight function w(x)=x^a*exp(-x) on [0,Inf], a > -1.

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The dataset consists of one Matlab script.

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