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Legendre Polynomials

  1. Aug 1, 2005 #1
    Hey there, does anyone know where I could find a list of Legendre Polynomials? I need them of the order 15 and above, and I haven't been able to find them on the net.
    Thanks!
     
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  3. Aug 1, 2005 #2
    Well you could use the recursion formulae. I haven't seen them listed too high anywhere.
     
  4. Aug 1, 2005 #3

    Stingray

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    You can get them out of Mathematica, or something like that. If you don't have access to it, tell me exactly what you want to know.
     
  5. Aug 1, 2005 #4

    mathman

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  6. Aug 1, 2005 #5

    Gokul43201

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    Does not the Rodrigues' formula eventually give you coefficients of the terms ?
     
  7. Aug 1, 2005 #6

    krab

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    Here's the 14th order:
    [tex]-\left( \frac{429}{2048}
    \right) +
    \frac{45045\,x^2}{2048} -
    \frac{765765\,x^4}{2048} +
    \frac{4849845\,x^6}{2048} -
    \frac{14549535\,x^8}
    {2048} +
    \frac{22309287\,x^{10}}
    {2048} -
    \frac{16900975\,x^{12}}
    {2048} +
    \frac{5014575\,x^{14}}{2048}[/tex]
    Aren't I nice?
     
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