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Asymptotic Forms of Hermite Polynomials

Skovgaard, H. (1959) Asymptotic Forms of Hermite Polynomials. California Institute of Technology , Pasadena, CA.

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The asymptotic behavior of Hermite polynomials, H_n, (z), as n → ∞ has been investigated by several authors. The results previous to 1939, among which probably the best known are those of Plancherel and Rotach [8], are summarized in G. Szegö: Orthogonal Polynomials [10]. Some of the newer results are due to J. C. P. Miller [7], L. O. Heflinger [4] and M. Wyman. Since Hermite polynomials are special parabolic cylinder functions, attention should also be called to the results obtained in the complex plane by A. Erdélyi, M. Kennedy and J. L. McGregor [2] and by N. D. Kazarinoff [5].

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