Generalized Powers of Substitution with Pre-Function Operators

Author(s)
Laurent Poinsot

ABSTRACT

An operator on formal power series of the form *S* *μS* , where *μ* is an invertible power series, and σ is a series of the form t+（t^{2}） is called a unipotent substitution with pre-function. Such operators, denoted by a pair (*μ *，σ ） , form a group. The objective of this contribution is to show that it is possible to define a generalized powers for such operators, as for instance fractional powers σ for every .

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L. Poinsot, "Generalized Powers of Substitution with Pre-Function Operators,"*Applied Mathematics*, Vol. 4 No. 7, 2013, pp. 12-17. doi: 10.4236/am.2013.47A004.

L. Poinsot, "Generalized Powers of Substitution with Pre-Function Operators,"

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[2] R. P. Stanley, “Enumerative Combinatorics—Volume 1, Volume 49 of Cambridge Studies in Advanced Mathematics,” Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2000.

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[4] L. Poinsot and G. H. E. Duchamp, “A Formal Calculus on the Riordan near Algebra,” Advances and Applications in Discrete Mathematics, Vol. 6, No. 1, 2010, pp. 11-44.

[5] L. W. Shapiro, S. Getu, W.-J. Woan and L. C. Woodson, “The Riordan Group,” Discrete Applied Mathematics, Vol. 34, No. 1-3, 1991, pp. 229-239. doi:10.1016/0166-218X(91)90088-E

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