Properties of the Extended Whittaker Function

Daya K. Nagar, Rau´l Alejandro Mor´an-V´asquez, Arjun K. Arjun K. Gupta


In this article, we define an extended form of the Whittaker function by using extended confluent  hypergeometric function of the first kind and study several of its properties. We also define the extended confluent hypergeometric function of the second kind and show that this function occurs naturally in statistical distribution  theory.


Beta function; Extended beta function; Extended confluent hypergeometric function; Extended gamma function; Extended Gauss hyper- geometric function; Gamma distribution; Gauss hypergeometric function

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