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Why does these complex sequences converge uniformly?

I have one complex series and one sequence. It is used in complex analysis in a part of my book where they are integrated. However, as you know in order to change limit and integration order it has to ...
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How to show that $\delta_{x_n}\xrightarrow{w}\delta_{x} \iff x_n \to x$

Let $x_n$ be a sequence of reals. Show that $$\delta_{x_n}\xrightarrow{w}\delta_{x} \iff x_n \to x$$ Since the weak convergence is equivalent to pointwise convergence of characteristic functions ...
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Absolute convergence of series $\sum_{n=1}^\infty \frac{1}{\frac{1}{z^n}-1}$

$$ \begin{align} \sum_{n=1}^\infty \frac{1}{\frac{1}{z^n}-1} \end{align} $$ Determine the values of $z,z\in\mathbb{C}$ so that the series converges absolutely I know that the series converges for ...
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Radius of convergence of powerseries containing $(\log n)^n$

$$ \begin{align} \sum_{n=2}^\infty (\log n)^n(z+1)^{n^2} \end{align} $$ What is the radius of convergence of this power-series? I tried applying the root test and the ratio test , but I couldn't ...
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Disk of convergence of the series $ \sum\limits_{n=1}^\infty n!\,(z-i)^{n!} $

$$ \sum_{n=1}^\infty n!(z-i)^{n!} $$ Find the disk of convergence of this powerseries. Can I set $n!=k$ and then deal with $\sum_{n=1}^\infty k z^k$ . On another note $\frac{z^{(n+1)!}}{z^{n!}}$ ...
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Convergence of Series of Complex Numbers with Decreasing Modulo (non-zero imaginary part)

Let $(a_n)_{n \in \mathbb{N}}$ be a decreasing sequence of positive real numbers tending to zero. Show that for $\theta \in \mathbb{R}$, $\theta$ not a multiple of $2\pi$, the series $\sum_{n\geq1} ...
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If holomorphic $\{f_n\}\to f$ uniformly on compact subsets of $U$, then do $f_n$ and $f$ eventually have the same number of zeros?

Let $U$ be an open subset of $\mathbb{C}$. Let $\{f_n\}$ be a sequence of holomorphic functions on $U$ such that $f_n\to f$ uniformly on any compact subset $K$ in $U$. Suppose $f$ is not constant, ...
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For holomorphic functions, if $\{f_n\}\to f$ uniformly on compact sets, then the same is true for the derivatives.

Let $\Omega$ be an open subset in $\mathbb{C}$. Let $\{f_n\}$ be a sequence of holomorphic functions on $\Omega$ such that $f_n\to f$ pointwise and converges uniformly on any compact subset ...
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Convergence of $\Gamma(z)=\lim_{n\to\infty}\frac{n^zn!}{\prod_{m=0}^n(z+m)}$

This question is a place to store proofs of the convergence of Euler's product formula for the gamma function: $$\Gamma(z)=\lim_{n\to\infty}\frac{n^zn!}{\prod_{m=0}^n(z+m)}$$ which is convergent for ...
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how to determine the existence of double limit?

Let $f(x,y)$ be a function of two variables. Are there any criterions to determine the existence of double limit $$ \lim_{(x,y)\to(x_0,y_0)} f(x,y)? $$ If for all $y\in(y_0-\delta,y_0+\delta)$, ...
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An example of a complex power series. [closed]

I am looking for a complex power series which is convergent for some $z\in\Bbb{C}$ but not absolutely convergent. In other words, $a_0+a_1z+a_2z+\dots$ is convergent but ...
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Convergence of an infinite power

There are complex numbers $z$ and $w$ for which $$\lim_{n\rightarrow\infty}z\uparrow\uparrow n=w$$ where $\uparrow\uparrow$ is the tetration symbol, e.g. $z=\sqrt{2}$ and $w=2$. Are there complex ...
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Is this growth condition satisfied by Dirichlet series?

Suppose that we have $a_n=\mathcal{O}(n^k)$ for some $k \in \mathbb{R}$. Thus, the following Dirichlet serie : $$\phi(s)=\sum_{n=1}^{+\infty}{\frac{a_n}{n^s}}$$ is absolutly convergent in the ...
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Divergence set at radius of convergence

I came up with this question on my own while I was musing around reviewing notes. After unsuccessful Google search (thwarted by a deluge amount of webpages on basic calculus), I decided to ask here. ...
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how to find convergence and divergence of the series [closed]

consider the following two series of complex numbers $$s_1=\sum_1^\infty\frac{i^{n}(2-\sin n)}{2^n.n}$$ $$s_2=\sum_1^\infty\frac{i^n(2-\sin n)}{2^n.n^2}$$ then find whether the above series ...
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Finding the convergence radius of a complex laurent series

Find the maximal ring where the following series converges: $$\sum_{n=1}^\infty\frac{3^n+2^n}{(z-5)^n}+\sum_{n=0}^{\infty}\frac{n^2}{20^n}(z-5)^{2n}$$ I think that taking the minimum between the ...
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How I could evaluate this :$ \sum_{n=1}^{\infty}({-1})^{n+1}n(tan^{-1}s-s+\frac{s^3}{3}+…({-1})^{n+1} \frac{s^{2n+1}}{2n+1}) $?

let $s$ be a complex variable which $Re(s)>0$. Evaluate : $ \sum_{n=1}^{\infty}({-1})^{n+1}n(tan^{-1}s-s+\frac{s^3}{3}+....({-1})^{n+1} \frac{s^{2n+1}}{2n+1}) $ I would be interest for any ...
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convergence radius of taylor series of a complex function in different directions, the same?

Given the taylor expansion of a complex functionf(z) around $z_0$, is the convergence radius of this series the same in different directions, say in real axis ...
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series functions of complex variable $ z $ and alternating zeta function convergence

Let $f_n(z)$ and $p_n(z)$ two series functions of complex variable $z$ defined as the following: $f_n(z)$=$ \sum_{n}exp({(-1)}^{n-1}{n^{-z}})) $ $p_n(z)$=$exp(\sum_{n}({(-1)}^{n-1}{n^{-z}})$ ...
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Holomorphic function and series converges in the unit disk $ (|z_{k}| < 1) $

$ f $ is holomorphic in the unit disc , bounded and not identically zero and $z_{1},z_{2},\ldots,z_{n},\ldots $ are its zeros$ (|z_{k}| < 1) $ , $a$ is a real number My question is :for which ...
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Series that diverges at infinitely many points on the unit circle

Initial problem Given $A=\{\alpha_1,\dots,\alpha_k\}$ with $|\alpha_i|=1$, does there exist a power series $\sum a_nz^n$ that converges everywhere on the unit circle except when $z\in A?$ ...
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Quick question on convergence

Shouldn't the radius of convergence be defined as: $$\frac{1}{R} = \lim_{n\rightarrow \infty} \left(a_n \right)^{\frac{1}{n}}$$ Not sure what they are doing above..
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When is $\sum_{n \ge 0} g_n(z)$ analytic?

Let $D$ be an open subset of $\mathbb{C}$ where $g_n(z)$, $n \in\mathbb{N}$ are analytic. Then $$f(z)=\sum_{n \ge 0}g_n(z)$$ is analytic on $D$ iff $\sum_{n\ge 0}g_n(z)$ is locally uniformly ...
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Analysis of singularities and taylor representation of $f(z)=\frac{z^2-1}{\sin \pi z}$

Let $$f(z)=\frac{z^2-1}{\sin \pi z}$$ A) Find all singulartities of $f$ in $\mathbb{C}$ and classify each as a pole (specifying the order), essential, removable, or other. B) Explain why $f(z)$ has ...
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Convergence of $\frac{1}{2^k} \frac{1}{z-w_k}$

Suppose $w_1,w_2,w_3,...$ are points on the unit circle. Consider the infinite series $$\sum_{k=1}^{\infty} \frac{1}{2^k} \frac{1}{z-w_k}$$ Let $D=\{z \in \mathbb{C}: |z|<1 \}$ A) Show that series ...
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What's the behavior of $\displaystyle\sum_{n=1}^\infty (z+\sqrt{5}+2i)^{n!}$ outside its radius of convergence?

I want to check the behavior of $$\displaystyle\sum_{n=1}^\infty (z+\sqrt{5}+2i)^{n!}$$ outside its radius of convergence. I've tried to use the ratio test as follows: ...
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How to show $\displaystyle\lim_{n\to\infty}\sqrt[n]{|z^n|}=|z|$

For $z\in\mathbb{R}$ it's very easy to show that it holds $$\displaystyle\lim_{n\to\infty}\sqrt[n]{|z^n|}=|z|$$ But how do we show the same thing for $z\in\mathbb{C}$
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Convergence of infinite product $\prod_{n=2}^\infty (1- \frac 1n) $

I am revising Complex Analysis and I am a bit confused. I have a couple of results from lectures which say that $\prod_{n=1}^\infty (1+a_n)$ converges if and only if the sum $\sum_{n=1}^\infty ...
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$\left(\frac{a_n}{n^k}\right)_n$ is bounded implies $\sum_{n=0}^\infty a_nz^n$ has a radius of convergence $\ge 1$

Let $$\left(\frac{a_n}{n^k}\right)_n\subset\mathbb{C}\;\;\;\;\;(k\in\mathbb{N})$$ be a boundet sequence. I want to show that the power series $$\sum_{n=0}^\infty a_nz^n\;\;\;\;\;(a_n,z\in\mathbb{C})$$ ...
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Radius of Convergence in Complex Analysis. [closed]

Following Questions are asked in previous years university exams. I'm preparing for the same exam to be held in next month. Please help me to solve these problems. I have no idea how to solve these ...
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Prove that $\sum_{n=0}^{\infty}e^{in\theta}$ is bounded

For my homework class, we need to prove that a certain series converges, for which it is useful to use that this series is bounded ($\theta \in (0,2\pi)$): $$\sum_{n=0}^{\infty}e^{in\theta}$$ I ...
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How to calculate $\displaystyle\lim_{n\to\infty}\sqrt[n]{|1-z^n|}$ with $z\in\mathbb{C}$ and $|z|\ne 1$?

As stated in the title: How does one calculate $$\displaystyle\lim_{n\to\infty}\sqrt[n]{|1-z^n|}$$ with $z\in\mathbb{C}$ and $|z|\ne 1$?
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When to Interchange Limit & Integral

I got stuck in the proof of Cauchy's Integral Formula for higher derivatives: Under what Conditions over a function $f$, we can infer that : $\displaystyle\lim_{h\rightarrow ...
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Find the integral in the complex plane

I'm having some trouble computing these integrals, they're on the practice final, but no solutions given. I'm hoping to get some help here. Calculate the following Integral of $(z \cdot ...
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Show uniform convergence of a series of complex function on every compact subset

Let $f:B(0,1)\rightarrow \mathbb{C}$ be an analytic function. Suppose $\sum^\infty_{n=0}f^{(n)}(0)$ converges absolutely. Show that there exists an entire function $g(z)$ such that $g(z)=f(z)$ for ...
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Finding the radius of convergence of a series with only even powers.

I have the series $\displaystyle\sum_{n=0}^{\infty} \dfrac{z^{2n}}{(2+i)^n}$, and I need to find its radius of convergence. I cannot think how to arrange this so I can find $ R= \lim ...
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Problems with proving that a sequence converges to some certain limit

So here is my problem, I would like the prove the following, For any $m=0,1,2...$ and for $\alpha\in \mathbb C$ with $\Re(\alpha)<0$ it holds that, $$\lim_{t\rightarrow\infty}t^me^{-\alpha ...
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Convergence of complex power series question

I need some help to solve this problem and find the domain of convergence of the following power series: $$\displaystyle\sum_{n=0}^\infty(2^n+i^n)(z-2i)^n$$ Thank you!
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Showing that the sequence $z^n$ is normally but not uniformly convergent [duplicate]

I was able to show that $z^n$ is normally convergent on the unit disk centred at the origin, but I am not sure how to show that it is not uniformly convergent on the unit disk centred at the origin. ...
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Showing that $\sum\limits_{n=1}^{\infty}f_n-f_{n+1}$ converges normally if $f_n$ converges normally

A function sequence $\{f_n\}$ converges normally in an open set $U \subseteq \mathbb{C}$ to the limit function $f$. Show that the series $\sum\limits_{n=1}^{\infty}(f_n-f_{n+1})$ converges normally ...
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Property of a normally convergence squence of functions

Let the terms of a function sequence $\{f_n\}$ be continuous in an open set $U \subseteq \mathbb{C}$. If $\{f_n\}$ converges normally in $U$ to the limit function $f$ and if $z_n \to z_0$ in $U$, ...
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sequence uniformly convergent on the boundary of a bounded set in $\mathbb{C}$

Let $(f_n)$ be a sequence of functions which are analytic on a bounded region $A\subset\mathbb{C}$ and continuous on the closure $Cl(A)$. Suppose that the sequence is uniformly convergent on the ...
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What does the convergence of a Dirichlet series tells us about the convergence of a power series?

If $D(s)=\displaystyle \sum_{k\geqslant 1} f(k)\, k^{s}$ converges for $\Re(s)\lt a$, what is the radius of convergence of $\displaystyle \sum_{k\geqslant 1}f(k)\, x^k$ $=T(x)$? Conversely, what ...
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Finding the Power Series of a Complex fuction.

Find a power series expression $\sum_{n=0}^\infty A_n z^n $ for $ \frac{1}{z^2-\sqrt2 z +2} $ I'm completely stuck on this question. I know how to manipulate power series but I've never had to find ...
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absolute convergence of infinite product

We know if $\sum_{n=1}^\infty|z_n|$ converges then $\sum_{n=1}^\infty z_n$ converges absolutely. (kind of trivial) I wonder whether it holds for infinite products, that is, if ...
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convergence of two complex series

I want to know whether the following statement is true or not. $\sum_{n=1}^\infty \log(1+z_n)$ converges iff $\sum_{n=1}^\infty z_n$ converges. I know $\sum_{n=1}^\infty \log(1+z_n)$ converges ...
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Convergence question and degree of polynomial

I'm currently teaching myself power series and Taylor's theorem for complex analysis and I'm having trouble answering questions of the following form: $1)$ Suppose the power series ...
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Normal convergence versus uniform convergence

I am wondering about the nature of uniform and normal convergence. I know that uniform convergence is a weaker condition than normal convergence and that normal convergence even implies uniform ...
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Ratio test: $n^\sqrt{n}$

I need to determine the radius of convergence of: $$\sum_{n=1}^\infty z^n n^\sqrt{n}$$ I have, by use of the ratio test, written: (Because I know it tends to 1) $$\lim_{n\to\infty} ...
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How to calculate radius of convergence of the following series?

How can I calculate radius of convergence of the following series? $$\Large \sum\limits_{n=0}^\infty \frac{5^{n+1}}{\sqrt[n]{(2n)!}}z^{n} $$ I tried using D'alembert convergence test but cannot ...