Homework Help: Integrate e^(8x^2)

1. Feb 21, 2008

abhaiitg

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

integerate e^(8x^2)

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

its seems it is not having closed integeral form.

2. Feb 21, 2008

zhentil

They're asking you to take an indefinite integral of that? It doesn't have an elementary antiderivative, but the erf(x) is used to take definite integrals, so if they haven't taught you about that, I'm guessing you have the problem wrong.

3. Feb 21, 2008

abhaiitg

no erff function can be integerated i guess

4. Feb 21, 2008

abhaiitg

some wolfram but i dont know how i could use dat formulae here!