Cauchy's residue sore thumb Institutional Repository Document uri icon


  • Cauchy's method from two centuries ago for computing integrals along the real axis by passing into the complex plane is not rigorous by present-day standards. Yet when properly formulated, his original approach is simpler than modern presentations of the residue calculus.

author list (cited authors)

  • Boas, H. P.

citation count

  • 0

complete list of authors

  • Boas, Harold P

Book Title

  • arXiv

publication date

  • January 2017