Euler beta function
The Euler beta function has been defined by Euler around 1730 by the so called Euler beta integral
which can be expressed in terms of the gamma function as stated.
A multidimensional generalization is the Selberg integral.
- G. E. Andrews, R. Askey, R. Roy, Special functions, Enc. of Math. and its Appl. 71, Cambridge Univ. Press 1999
Revised on October 10, 2011 20:50:58
by Zoran Škoda