Notes on Number Theory and Discrete Mathematics, ISSN 1310-5132
Volume 17, 2011, Number 1, Pages 4—20
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Department of Physics, Obafemi Awolowo University
Using clear and straightforward approaches, we prove new ternary (base 3) digit extraction BBP-type formulas for polylogarithm constants. Some known results are also rediscovered in a more direct and elegant manner. An hitherto unproved degree 4 ternary formula is also proved. Finally, a couple of ternary zero relations are established, which prove two known but hitherto unproved formulas.
- Integral quadratic form
- Nonsingular quadratic form
- Diagonalization quadratic form modulo prime
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Adegoke, K. (2011). A novel approach to the discovery of ternary BBP-type formulas for polylogarithm constants, Notes on Number Theory and Discrete Mathematics, 17(1), 4-20.