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The utilization of advanced computing technology in mathematical research: new mathematical results discovered partly or entirely with the aid of computer-based tools.

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Using Mathematica to find an alternative continued fraction for $\zeta(5)$

Given the Riemann zeta function $\zeta(n)$. I. $x=\zeta(3)$ Using Euler's continued fraction formula, we can form $\zeta(3)$'s cfrac as, $$Ax+B = \cfrac{1}{v_1 - \cfrac{1^6}{v_2 - \cfrac{2^6}{...
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Does it help to do any preprocessing before `FindSequenceFunction`?

I am always amazed how smart FindSequenceFunction can be in discovering general term formula for a sequence of rational numbers. The documentation says it can work ...