A function is analytic if it has a converging power series expansion. Please also use one of (real-analysis) or (complex-analysis) to specify real or complex analyticity: though the definition is the same, the properties of functions analytic over real numbers is quite different from the properties ...

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What are some general strategies to build measure preserving real-analytic diffeomorphisms?

One could prove the following theorem in the smooth setting: Theorem Let $(M,m)$ be a $d$ dimensional $C^\infty$ manifold with smooth volume $m$. Let $\{F_i\}_{i=1}^k$ and $\{G_i\}_{i=1}^k$ be ...
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Complex Analysis. Analytic functions

How could I solve this problem?: "Supose an open set A $\subset$ $\mathbb C$ , so that $A^*= \lbrace z \in \mathbb C : \bar{z} \in A \rbrace$. If f is an analytic function in A, demonstrate that ...
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Degree of zero of a family of real analytic functions on a common interval

Given a family of real analytic functions on a common interval on the real line expanded about a common zero of the family of analytic functions, what can be said about the multiplicity of this zero ...
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If the result of differentiating a function converges can we claim that there are no singularities in the function?

I was trying to understand an answer to another question of mine Showing Weierstrass Elliptic Function is meromorphic in which the answerer has used "You can differentiate the function term by ...
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Show that the function $f(z)$ is analytic

Question : If $\phi$ and $\psi$ ae function of $ x $ and $y$ satisfying laplace's equation . Show that $f(z) = s + it$ is analytic , where $$ s = \frac{\partial \phi}{\partial y} - \frac{\partial ...
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Complex Function With No Singularities

Suppose it is given that a function f is meromorphic (no singularities except poles) and now if in any region it is given that f has no poles also, then can I assume that f is analytic/holomorphic in ...
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Branch cut for arcsin(z)

I am referring to this particular example found here: http://www.damtp.cam.ac.uk/user/stcs/courses/fcm/handouts/arcsin.pdf On page one, I have difficulty understanding the region where $Arcsin(z)$ is ...
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An Elliptic function can not be holomorphic/analytic?

I was reading about elliptic functions on the wiki and it said that a doubly periodic meromorphic function in contention of being an elliptic function can not be analytic/holomorphic as it would then ...
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Can a meromorphic function which does not have any poles in a domain be shown to be bounded in that domain?

Basically such a function would not have any singularities in that domain and is completely analytic on it. Then, is the function bounded on that domain?
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Example of an analytic continuation for a function in integral form

Given $f(z) = \int_{-\infty}^\infty \frac{exp(-t^2)}{z-t}\,dt$, where $Im(z)>0$. Find an analytic continuation to the region $Im(z)<0$. Firstly the solution said that there is a branch cut on ...
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Does analytic continuation apply only to analytic functions?

I'm a high school senior attempting to do a project on the riemann zeta function. I've looked online, tried reading college textbooks but still don't have a completely clear idea of analytic ...
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Is the determinant an analytic function?

I came accross a paper stating that the analytical property of determinants of complex matrices allows us to use some theorem for analytic functions. I am not able to confirm this since I am not sure ...
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Is definite integral of such function multiplication analytic?

If $f(x)$ is a general function (integrable) and $g(s,x)$ is an analytic function except for on its poles. Then, can some one judge about $$H(s)=\int_{a}^b f(x) g(s,x) dx $$ Is $H(s)$ analytic ...
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The radius of convergence of a power series about a point interior to the domain of an analytic function

Let $f : \mathbb{R} \rightarrow \mathbb{R}$ be a real analytic function with domain an open, non-empty set $(a, b) \subseteq \mathbb{R}$, $-\infty \leq a < b \leq \infty$ and let $c \in (a, b)$. ...
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Prove that $f$ analytic, $f(x) \in \mathbb{R}$ for all $x \in \mathbb{R}$ implies $f(\overline{z})=\overline{f(z)}$

Let $U\subset \mathbb{C}$ be a nonempty connected open set such that for every $z\in U$, $\overline z\in U$. Let $f$ be analytic on $U$. Suppose $f(x)\in\mathbb R$ for every $x\in U\cap\mathbb R$. ...
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If $f$ is analytic, prove that $\overline{f(\overline{z})}$ is also analytic

Let $f$ be an analytic function in an open set $U \subseteq \mathbb{C}$. Let $V=\{z\in\mathbb C:\overline z\in U\}$. Define $g$ on $V$ by $g(z)=\overline{f(\overline{z})}$. Show that $g$ is analytic ...
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Are the coefficients of power series expansion for a real analytic function bounded?

Are the coefficients of power series expansion for a real analytic function bounded? $f(x)=\sum_{n=0}^{\infty}a_n (x-x_0)^n$ We have a sequence $\{a_n\}, n=0,\cdots,\infty$. Is this sequence bounded? ...
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Computing Complex Integral to Determine Analytic Continuation of $f(z) = \int_0^\infty {{e^{-zt}} \over {1 + t^2}} dt$

My question is the following: Find the analytic continuation of the function $f(z)$ defined by $$ f(z) = \int_0^\infty {{e^{-zt}} \over {1 + t^2}} dt, \ \ \vert \arg(z) \vert < {1 \over ...
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Why is $1/z$ analytic at infinity?

I was given this proof: Let $w(z)=1/z$, so $w$ maps origin to inifinity and infinity to origin. Consider $f(z) = z$. It has no singularities in finite $z$-plane. So $f(w) = 1/w$ has a pole at the ...
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Finding all the analyitical function in the unit annulus that satisfy a given condition for natural numbers

Let $f$ be an analytic function in the annulus $0 < |z| < 1 $ such that it's singularity in $z=0$ is not essential. I want to find all of such functions $f$ that satisfy for $n = 3, 4,...$: ...
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A uniformly convergent sequence of real analytic functions which does not converge to a real analytic function

I am looking for an example of a uniformly convergent sequence of real analytic functions which does not converge to a real analytic function. Also I would appreciate any pointers on how to think of ...
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If all the roots of a polynomial P(z) have negative real parts, prove that all the roots of P'(z) also have negative real parts

If all the roots of a polynomial $P(z)$ have negative real parts, prove that all the roots of the derivative $P'(z)$ also have negative real parts. Could anyone provide a proof for this please?
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Real analytic function with radius of convergence 1 at non-negative integers

So, as the title states, the problem I was confronted with was to find a real-valued everywhere analytic function $$f:\mathbb{R}\to \mathbb{R}$$ s.t. at every non-negative integer, k ...
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Holomorphic function is zero on an analytic set then $df=0$.

Assume we have an homomorphic function $f:U\rightarrow \mathbb{C} $ which is holomorphic on the open set $U$ of $\mathbb{C}^n$. Assume there is $V\subset U$ analytic and that $f$ restricted to $V$ ...
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What are conditions for an infinite sum with a complex parameter not to be analyitically extendable?

I'm looking for a sequence $f(n)$, so that $g(z):=\lim_{N\to\infty}\sum_{n=0}^N\exp\left(-z\cdot f(n)\right),$ with $z$ so that this converges classically, defines a function which can not be ...
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Determining if a function is real anaytic at the point $a$?

Is there a method, other then using refer to the Taylor series to determine if a real function is analytic at the point $a$. If so please, if possible, could you give a source.
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Single value function defined in the plane cut

I'm confused about multi/single value complex function. Can someone explain why the function $\sqrt{1-z^2}$ can be thought of as a single valued in the plane cut along $-1\leq z\leq 1$
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Existence of such function

So we know that if $g(z)=\frac{z-c}{1-\overline{c}z}$ $(c\in\mathbb{C})$ $|g(z)|=1$ for $|z|=1$. Does there exist a function $f(z)$ satisfies the following properties: $f$ is analytic in some ...
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Sequence of partial sums converges locally uniformly?

Suppose $f: U \to \mathbb{R}$ is a real analytic function defined by $f(x)=\sum_1^\infty a_n (x-x_0)^n$ and let $f_N=\sum_1^N a_n(x-x_0)^n$. Then $\{f_N\}$ converges to $f$ pointwise. Wikipedia says ...
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Proof of the Riesz-Schauder Theorem (for compact operators) using the Analytical Fredholm Theorem

First of all sorry for my bad English, I'm an Italian student, hope to let you understand! I'm having a little troubles with the proof of the Riesz-Schauder theorem for Compact Operators. Some infos ...
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An entire and one-to-one function must be of the form AZ+B, A non-zero. How to rule out higher degree polynomials in z? [duplicate]

Show that if f is entire and one-to-one, then it must be of the form AZ+B, with A not equal to zero. I am editing my question, since there are duplicates on this forum to the question of why an ...
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Is any rational function $R(x)$ a real analytic function in its domain?

To begin with, the definition of a rational function $R(x)$ can be found in Wiki. Suppose that $R(x)$ is defined in a subset $D \subseteq \mathbb{R}^n$. Then my question is: Is any rational ...
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Existence and uniqueness of a function generalizing a finite sum of powers of logarithms

I hope to find a proof of the following conjecture: $(1)$ For every $a>0$ there is a convex analytic function $f_a:\mathbb R^+\to\mathbb R$ such that: $f(1)=0$ and $\forall x>1,\ ...
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Proving analytic continuation, choosing suitable branch cuts,

Consider the function $$f(z)=\log[(z^2+1)^{1/2}],\quad z>0$$ where the branch is chosen so that $(z^2+1)^{1/2}>0$ for $z>0$ and the log denotes the principal branch. Let $R$ be the union of ...
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how to prove that a function is not complex differentiable

I was working on a problem on the complex differentiability of the following function: $f(z)= z \operatorname{Re}(z)$. How to find the points where the given function is not differentiable. My ...
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Prove that risk function is analytic?

I'm considering the statistical minimax estimation problem of the bounded normal mean: Specifically, the problem is to find the minimax estimator of $X \sim N(\theta,1)$ where $\theta \in ...
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Zero of non analytic function

Let a function $L=L(z)$ be analytic, for $\mathrm{Re}\, z>0$, and be singular at $0$, however, $L(0)=c$ be finite. Let also $L'(0)$ be finite as well, however, $L'(0)\neq 0$. For example, $$ ...
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Real valued and holomorphic function

I was wondering about this problem for a while out of curiosity: is there a non-constant analytic function with real values on $\mathbb{R}$ and purely imaginary values $i\mathbb{R}$? I think the ...
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Number of connected components of $f^{-1} (U)$

Let $f:\mathbb{R}^n \to \mathbb{R}$ be an analytical function (semialgebraic,polynomial if needed), $U$ be an open connected subset of $\mathbb{R}$. What can we say about the nuber of connected ...
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Why are numeric methods the only technique available to solving $\ln(x) = \sin(x)$? Is this $x$ transcendental?

I just read this question about finding the solution to the equation $\ln(x) = \sin(x)$. All the answers focus on using a numerical method to approximate the solution. This is interesting in its own ...
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Are the Cauchy-Riemann equations a necessary and sufficient condition for a function to be analytic?

If we have a region R is $f(z)$ analytic in the region R if and only if it satisfy the Cauchy-Riemann equations for every point in R. If not what are the other conditions it must satisfy? Do we have ...
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Proving Polynomial is Analytic

If a function $f$ at $x = a$ equals it's Taylor Series, $f$ is said to be analytic. So, if I were given a polynomial $p(x) = \sum_{n=0}^{200}{a_nx^n}$, and trying to prove that $p(x)$ was analytic ...
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Proving that $f(z)\neq \frac{z}{z+1}$ in $D_1(0)$

Suppose $f$ is analytic in $D_r(0)$ for some $r>1$. I want to prove that $f(z)\neq \frac{z}{z+1}$ in $D_1(0)$. This is how I tried to prove this. Assume $f(z)= \frac{z}{z+1}$ in $D_1(0)$. Now ...
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Showing that there exist $C \in \mathbb{C}$ such that $g(z)=C \sin(z)$ if $g$ holomorphic & $|g(z)|\leq A|\sin(z)|$ ($A\in\mathbb{R}$)? [duplicate]

I'm trying to manipulate the sine function is some complex analysis problems (I need practice) and I've encountered two slight darker points: First, I don't understand how it can be possible (I read ...
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Laurent series, integral over the annulus, radii

We are given $$f = \sum_{n= - \infty} ^{\infty} a_n (z-z_0)^n \in \mathcal{O} ( \text{ann} (z_0, r, R)), \ \ 0<r<R< \infty. $$ Prove that $$\frac{1}{\pi} \int _{ann (z_0, r, R)} |f(z)|^2 d ...
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Do real-analytic functions always extend uniquely to complex-analytic functions on $\mathbb{C}$?

A function $f(x)$ is an real function and analytic in an open interval of $x$-axis or the whole $x$-axis. Is there only unique way to analytically extend it to the whole complex plane? I know ...
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Which entire functions satisfy $\,\lvert\,f(z)\rvert \leq \lvert z\rvert^k$?

Which entire holomorphic functions satisfy $\,\lvert\,f(z)\rvert \leq \lvert z\rvert^k$, for all $z\in\mathbb{C}$? So I've shown that $\,\lvert\, f(z)\rvert \leq \lvert z\rvert ^k \implies f(z)$ is a ...
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Prove that if $\,\lvert\, f(\,f(z))\rvert>r,\,$ then $f$ is constant

Let $r>0$. Prove that if $f$ is holomorphic on a whole complex plane and $|f(f(z))|>r$ for all $z\in\mathbb{C}$, then $f$ is constant. Can sb point me in the right direction?
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conformal mapping, regions of the complex plane marked +/-, find the function f,

The picture shows what the function f: $\mathbb{C}\to\mathbb{C}\cup\infty$ does to the plane. The values 0 at 0, 1 at $\pm$1, and $\infty$ at $\pm i$ are specified. To elaborate on the picture: ...
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Analytic function on the whole plane, positive imaginary part, what can it be?

Part (a): The function f is analytic in the whole plane with positive imaginary part. What can it be? Part (b): What if all you know is that the imaginary part of f tends to 0 at infinity? what we ...