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How to write factorial in matlab

  1. Mar 3, 2012 #1
    Dear Fellows,

    I want to write rational numbers factorial in my matlab program

    for integers factorial command is

    factorial(n)

    but for rational numbers such as 0.1 or 0.2
    this command is not working can any one guide me to solve this issue ???

    Regards
     
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  3. Mar 3, 2012 #2

    Dr Transport

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    Have you tried to find the integral formulation of the factorial function.... from there it should be fairly easy to program it in using Gauss-Laguerre polynomials....
     
  4. Mar 3, 2012 #3
    Yess I found function for Integer that is ,
    for n=8
    factorial(8)
    but I need for any (0.1)
    can you please write it here so that I can understand and use
     
  5. Mar 4, 2012 #4
    Lookup the Gamma function
     
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