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Is $\frac{1}{L(1+it)}$ unbounded?

Let $\chi$ be a Dirichlet character and $L(s, \chi)$ be the corresponding L-function. Is $$\frac{1}{L(1+it, \chi)}$$ unbounded for $t \in \mathbb{R}$? I'm aware that this is true if $L=\zeta$, but I'm ...
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Mean value theorem for Dirichlet series - optimize?

Let $a_n\in \mathbb{C}$. We can prove a mean value theorem, meaning an inequality $$\int_0^T \left|\sum_{n=1}^\infty a_n n^{-i t}\right|^2 dt \leq \sum_{n=1}^\infty (c_0 T + c_1 n + c_2) |a_n|^2.$$ ...
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Computation of modified Gauss sums

Let $\chi$ be a primitive Dirichlet character of conductor $q$. I want to compute numerically $$G(k)=\sum_{n\bmod q}\chi(n)e^{2\pi i n(n-k)/(2q)}$$ for all $k$ with $0\le k<2q$ with $k\equiv q\...
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Dirichlet series associated to divisor function

How can I express the following Dirichlet series $$\sum_{n=1}^{\infty}\frac{d_{k}^{2}(n)}{n^{s}}$$ (where $d(n)$-divisor function;$k\geq 1$) in terms of the zeta function?
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Zeta functions of schemes of finite type over $\mathbb{Z}$

Let $X$ be a scheme of finite type over $\mathbb{Z}$. In Section 11 of my 2008 paper in J. Number Theory, "Ring structures on groups of arithmetic functions," I define an additive analogue $...
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What is the critical exponent for irregular function in the Sobolev scale?

When I first saw the definition of general Sobolev spaces with real exponent I immediately got interested in the following problem: pick several of your favourite irregular functions/distributions and ...
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Frequency of large values of the Mertens function

It is known that with $M(x) = \sum_{n\le x}\mu(n)$, there are infinitely many $x$ s.t. $|M(x)|\ge x^{\frac{1}{2} - \varepsilon}$ (see Chapter 15 of Montgomery-Vaughan, for example). Is there any way ...
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Modern treatment of Delange's Tauberian Theorem

Tauberian theorems abound in the literature. One of the most general, powerful, and versatile is due to Delange, and appears as Theorem I of the paper: H. Delange - Généralisation du théorème de ...
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Generalizing closed form representations related to conjectured analytic formulas for $f_a(x)=\sum\limits_{n=1}^x a(n)$

Consider the summatory function $f_a(x)$ defined in formula (1) below where the related Dirichlet series $F_a(s)$ defined in formula (2) below converges for $\Re(s)\ge 2$. $$f_a(x)=\sum\limits_{n=1}^...
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Generalized prime number theorem and Riemann Hypothesis for non-number math objects

My question is about some math objects (matrices, polynomials) and operators that satisfy a number of properties which can lead to a theory similar to PNT, RH, Dirichlet functions, abscissa of ...
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Questions on analytic representations of the Kronecker delta function $\delta(x-1)$ and the Moebius function $\mu(n)$

This question is related to analytic formulas for $a(n)$ where $f_a(x)$ and $F_a(s)$ defined in formulas (1) and (2) below are the summatory function and Dirichlet series associated with $a(n)$. $$...
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Abscissa of convergence of transformed Dirichlet series

Let $$F(s)=\sum_{k=1}^\infty \frac{f(k)}{k^s} \mbox{ and }F^*(s)=\sum_{k=2}^\infty \frac{f(k)g(k)}{k^s},$$ where the infinite sum $\sum f(k)$ diverges, $f(k)$ and $g(k)$ are real numbers, $s$ a ...
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Are there natural Dirichlet series whose completions have poles in the region of absolute convergence?

The Selberg class of $L$-functions are Dirichlet series $$ L(s, f) = \sum_{n \geq 1} \frac{a(n)}{n^s}, $$ satisfying certain properties that can be abbreviated as analyticity, a Ramanujan conjecture, ...
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Analytic continuation of Euler product $\phi(s)=\prod_p(1+p^{-s})^{-1}$

I am actually interested in the analytic continuation of $\phi_w(s)=\prod_p(1+w\cdot p^{-s})^{-1}$. Here $w$ is rational, or the imaginary unit multiplied by a rational. Consider for now that $w=1$. ...
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Reference for behavior of Artin $L$-functions at $\Re(s) = 1$

Would anyone know a reference that proves the basic facts about Artin $L$-functions at $\Re(s) = 1$? Namely, the non-vanishing and holomorphicity for non-trivial characters. I assume this was done in ...
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An analytic function, asymptotically expandable in a Dirichlet series, is the sum of this series

Let there be a function $F(s)$ that is analytic in some half-plane $\sigma>\sigma_0$ (where $s=\sigma + it $). Let the function $F(s)$ have an asymptotic expansion of the form $F(s)\sim\sum\limits_{...
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Continuing an analytic continuation of the Dirichlet $\eta$-function?

The Dirichlet $\eta$-function is defined as: $$\eta(s) = \sum_{n=1}^\infty \frac{(-1)^{n+1}}{n^s} \qquad \Re(s) > 0$$ and has the full analytical continuation: $$\eta(s) = \sum_{n=1}^N \frac{(-1)^{...
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Are there theorems dealing with the "amount of oscillatory divergence" of series?

Are there a set of theorems dealing with "amount of divergence" series? Let me explain by example. The Dirchlet $\eta$ series $\sum_n (-1)^{n-1} n^{-x}$ converges when $x > 0$. We may say ...
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Continuation of $\sum \sigma_\nu(n) a(n) n^{-s}$ for $a(\cdot)$ coming from a half-integral weight form

In some of my work, I've run into a wall trying to understand whether a Dirichlet series has a meromorphic continuation or not. Let $f(z) = \sum_{n \geq 1} a(n) e(nz)$ be a half-integral weight ...
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On a generalization of the Möbius function from number theory

Let $\omega$ be a positive real number, and define: $$\mathbf{1}_{\omega}\left(n\right)\overset{\textrm{def}}{=}\left(-1\right)^{n}\binom{-\omega}{n}=\binom{\omega-1+n}{n}$$ for all positive integers $...
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Convergence of the series involving Mobius functions $\sum_{k,d} \mu(d) x_{kd}$

(I originally asked this question here, but the problem appears much more difficult than I think after a moment of thought, so I think it might be more suitable to post it here. Please tell me if this ...
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Question regarding proof of Mertens' estimates in Montgomery-Vaughan's "Multiplicative number theory"

I have been trying to read Theorem 2.7 of Montgomery-Vaughan's "Multiplicative number theory" volume 1, and there is an issue I have run into: in the proof of subpart (e), when they write $$\...
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Multiplicity of zeros of partial sums of the Dirichlet Eta function

I am studying ways to approach the problem of the multiplicity of zeros of the partial sums of the Dirichlet Eta functions: $$ \sum_{n=1}^{K}\frac{(-1)^{n-1}}{n^{s_o}} = 0 $$ more in particular, ...
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What is the approximation of $\log(|\zeta'(\frac{1}{2}+it)|)$ in Dirichlet polynomial if it is exists?

I have done some search many times on web to find any approximation of $\log|(\zeta'(s))|$ in Dirichlet polynomial but I didn't got it, Probably that $\log(|\zeta'(s)|$ dosn't have a Dirichlet ...
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Convergence of Euler product and Dirichlet series in the same half-plane?

I'm crossposting this from math.stackexchange because I think it might be inappropriately research-level for the community over there. Suppose we have an Euler product over the primes $$F(s) = \prod_{...
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Binomial transform of Dirichlet series

Let $\Theta(s)$ be a Dirichlet series , and let $\beta$ be its abscissa of convergence: $$\Theta(s)=\sum_{n=1}^{\infty}\frac{\theta(n)}{n^{s}}\;\;\;\;\;\;\Re(s)>\beta$$ And let $\left\{a_{n}\right\}...
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Conditions under which $\lim_{s\to1^+}\sum_{n=1}^{\infty}\frac{a_n}{n^s}=\sum_{n=1}^{\infty}\frac{a_n}{n}$

I was working with some Dirichlet series and I realized that I have never seen any general conditions under which \begin{equation} \sum_{n=1}^{\infty}\frac{a_n}{n}=\lim_{s\to1^+}\sum_{n=1}^{\infty}\...
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Moments of Dirichlet $L$-functions on the critical line

I'm looking for a reference for some questions related to the moments of Dirichlet characters on the critical line, $$ M_k(T;\chi) = \int_T^{2T} |L(1/2+it,\chi)|^{2k}\,dt, $$ where $\chi$ is a ...
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Euler product over subsets of primes

It is well known that $$\prod_p\,(1-p^{-1})=\frac 1 {\zeta(1)}=0$$ Given an arbitrary prime $\,q\,$ is it true that $$\prod_{q\,|\,p+1}\,(1-p^{-1})=0\;\;\;?$$ Thanks.
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Existence of analytic continuation of Dirichlet series corresponding to the indicator sequence of a complement of a special multiplicative set

Let $K/ \mathbb Q $ be a finite Galois extension and let $X$ be a proper non-empty subset of the Galois group $G=Gal(K/ \mathbb Q)$ that is closed under conjugation. Consider a set of integer primes $...
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Properties of Dirichlet series

I have a question about convergence and properties of Dirichlet series. it seems a bit interesting and different about the convergences of Dirichlet Series to me. With $c\in [0,1]$, $$f(n) = \pm 1,...
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What is the dirichlet series of $f(n)=\sum_{d | n}(\log d) / d$ function? [closed]

My opinion is ; We may use id(d)=d arithmetic function and log*id dirichlet convolution in the question. i thought that ; when we multiply and divide n with $(\log d) / d$ we obtain $F(S)=\sum_{n=...
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If $\zeta(s)=0$ with $\Re(s)=\frac{1}{2}$, is then $|\hat{\zeta}(s,3)|^2=\frac{1}{2}$?

Helmut Hasse has proved that for $s \in \mathbb{C}-\{1\}$ the Riemann zeta function can be written as: $$\zeta(s)=\frac{1}{1-2^{1-s}}\sum_{n=0}^\infty\frac{1}{2^{n+1}}\sum_{k=0}^n(-1)^k\ {n \choose k}...
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Error term when truncating series for $1/\zeta(s)$

Let $s=\sigma+it$, $0\leq \sigma\leq 1$, $|t|\geq 1$, say. Using Euler-Maclaurin, one can easily show that, for $x\geq |t|$, $$\zeta(s) = \sum_{n\leq x} \frac{1}{n^s} + \frac{x^{1-s}}{s-1} + O\left(\...
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Dirichlet series of powers of the prime omega function

Let $\omega(n)$ denote the number of distinct prime factors of a positive integer $n$. I was wondering what is known about the dirichlet series $$\sum_{n=1}^{\infty}\frac{\omega(n)^k}{n^s},$$ in ...
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Approximation of $\sum_{\rho}\frac{1}{|\rho|^2}$, over the non-trivial zeros of the Ramanujan's zeta function

I would like to know if it in the literature an approximation for $$\sum_{\rho}\frac{1}{|\rho|^2}\tag{1}$$ where the sum is over all of the non-trivial zeros of the Ramanujan's zeta function (also ...
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Characterization of turning points for the Ramanujan's zeta function in the spirit of a definition by Arias de Reyna and van de Lune

In [1] the authors provided a definition and characterization of turning points for the Riemann's zeta function. In this post I denote the Ramanujan's zeta function as $$\varphi(s)=\sum_{n=1}^\infty\...
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Zeros of partial sums of the Ramanujan's zeta function

In this post we consider the Ramanujan tau function $\tau(n)$, see the Wikipedia Ramanujan tau function, and we consider partial sums of its corresponding Dirichlet series (see for example the article ...
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List of properties of Twin primes Dirichlet series

In a paper R. Arenstorf - There are infinitely many prime twins he stated the following Dirichlet series : $$ T(s) = \sum_{n=1}^\infty \frac{\Lambda(n)\Lambda(n+2)}{n^s} $$ Question : What are ...
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convergence abcissa for Mellin transforms

Where can I find the theory of abcissa of convergence for integrals necessary to understand ChenClass answer to On the integral $I_s =\int_{1}^{\infty} (\pi(x)-Li(x))x^{-s-1} dx$ ? Note that the ...
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Examples of geometrical interpretations for sequences of particular values of Dirichlet series

The remark [1] (in Spanish) shows a geometric interpretation (linking two sequences) of particular values of a given Dirichlet series, that are $\zeta(k)$ and $\zeta(2k)$. I wondered about if it is ...
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Asymptotic of $\sum_{1\leq n\leq x}a_n$ where $\exp(\sum_{n=1}^\infty\alpha\operatorname{rad}(n)n^{-s})=\sum_{n=1}^\infty\frac{a_n}{n^s}$

Yesterday I tried to study the article [1] in wich were showed incredible expressions related to Dirichlet series. In the same way I wondered about next question. We denote for integers $m>1$ the ...
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On the relation between the asymptotics of a Dirichlet series' coefficients and the series' analytic continuability

There is a wonderful series of articles by Flajolet et. al. about Mellin Transforms and the asymptotic analysis of generating functions. In particular, on page 45 of the article Mellin Transforms and ...
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Bounding Coefficients of Dirichlet Series

Consider the exponentiated Riemann-Zeta function $\zeta(s)^p$. If it is represented as $$\zeta(s)^p = \sum_{n=1}^\infty\frac{a_n}{n^s}$$ Is there any upper bound we can put on $|a_n|$ in terms of ...
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The sign of an interesting sum involving a Dirichlet character

Let $\chi_{q}$ be a primitive Dirichlet character with modulus $q$ (see definition at wikipedia ). For example for $q=5$ we have \begin{equation} \begin{aligned} \chi_{5,1}&=(1, 1, 1, 1, 0),\\ ...
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The function $\sum_{n=0}^\infty\frac{(-1)^n\mu(2n+1)}{(2n+1)^s}$: reference request or particular values at integers and abscissa of convergence

We denote for integers $m\geq 1$ the Möbius function as $\mu(m)$. With the help of a CAS, Wolfram Alpha online calculator, I was calculating certain values of $$\sum_{n=0}^\infty\frac{(-1)^n\mu(2n+1)}{...
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Are L-functions uniquely determined by their values at negative integers?

Are L-functions uniquely determined by their values at negative integers? In another words, is there a sequence of integers $a_1, a_2, a_3, \cdots$ such that the corresponding L-function $$L_{\{a_n\}...
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Dirichlet series with a single zero

I need to find a Dirichlet series f that has the following property. f is zero in only one point s such that Re(s) > $\sigma_c $.
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Extracting Dirichlet series coefficients

Cauchy's integral formula is a powerful method to extract the $n$'th power series coefficient of an analytic function by evaluating a single complex integral. Is there any such analytic method to ...
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Supremum of certain modified zeta functions at 1

Let $D$ be an integer number and let $\chi$ be the Dirichlet character defined by $$\chi(m) = 0 \text{ if $m$ even, } \chi(m) = (D/m) \text{ if $m$ odd,}$$ where $(D/m)$ denotes the Jacobi symbol. ...
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