An amusing representation of x divided by sin x

Title:
An amusing representation of x divided by sin x
Authors:
Winters, Ron; Ahlgren, Scott; English, Lars
Citation:
Scott Ahlgren, Lars English, & Ron Winters. (1997). An amusing representation of x divided by sin x. The American Mathematical Monthly, 104(10), 964.
Publisher:
The American Mathematical Monthly
DATE ISSUED:
Dec-1997
PERMANENT LINK:
http://hdl.handle.net/2374.DEN/5020; http://hdl.handle.net/2374
Type:
Article
Language:
en_US
Description:
During their work on the quantum mechanics of a simple harmonic oscillator, English and Winters were confronted with a limit of products of partial approximates of a continued fraction. They found the quantity in question was x / sin x.
ISSN:
00029890
Appears in Collections:
Faculty Publications

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dc.contributor.authorWinters, Ronen
dc.contributor.authorAhlgren, Scotten
dc.contributor.authorEnglish, Larsen
dc.date.accessioned2013-01-02T17:27:39Zen
dc.date.accessioned2013-12-18T21:06:08Z-
dc.date.available2013-01-02T17:27:39Zen
dc.date.available2013-12-18T21:06:08Z-
dc.date.created1997-12en
dc.date.issued1997-12en
dc.identifier.citationScott Ahlgren, Lars English, & Ron Winters. (1997). An amusing representation of x divided by sin x. The American Mathematical Monthly, 104(10), 964.en_US
dc.identifier.issn00029890en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2374.DEN/5020en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2374-
dc.descriptionDuring their work on the quantum mechanics of a simple harmonic oscillator, English and Winters were confronted with a limit of products of partial approximates of a continued fraction. They found the quantity in question was x / sin x.en_US
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherThe American Mathematical Monthlyen_US
dc.relation.ispartofFaculty Publicationsen_US
dc.titleAn amusing representation of x divided by sin xen_US
dc.typeArticleen_US
dc.contributor.institutionDenison Universityen_US
dc.date.digitized2013-01-02en
dc.contributor.repositoryDenison Resource Commonsen_US
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