### Can you compute the asymptotics of the Apery sequence?

- Series
- Research Horizons Seminar
- Time
- Wednesday, January 14, 2009 - 12:00 for 1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
- Location
- Skiles 255
- Speaker
- Stavros Garoufalidis – School of Mathematics, Georgia Tech

The Apery sequence is a sequence of natural numbers 1,5,73,1445,...which is used to prove the irrationality of zeta(3). Can you compute its asymptotic expansion to all orders of 1/n? The talk will not assume a lot, but promises to compute, and also justify.