tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-264226589944705290.post3809299824815879128..comments2024-09-25T08:51:01.854-07:00Comments on God Plays Dice: Why do the Catalan numbers grow like they do?Michael Lugohttp://www.blogger.com/profile/15671307315028242949noreply@blogger.comBlogger3125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-264226589944705290.post-48484710734059931902009-02-20T13:52:00.000-08:002009-02-20T13:52:00.000-08:00Indeed, Stirling's Formula gets you the first term...Indeed, Stirling's Formula gets you the first term, including the root pi, effortlessly.Anonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-264226589944705290.post-81763135692342883952009-02-20T13:39:00.000-08:002009-02-20T13:39:00.000-08:00Yes, Stirling's formula will work. (More generall...Yes, Stirling's formula will work. (More generally, I know how to derive this series without using Maple, and could post about it, but the original post was something I quickly dashed off before going to a talk and so I didn't want to get into details that would likely be incorrect.)Michael Lugohttps://www.blogger.com/profile/01950197848369071260noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-264226589944705290.post-47389835911980958202009-02-20T12:47:00.000-08:002009-02-20T12:47:00.000-08:00Can you use Stirling's formula to get the asymptot...Can you use Stirling's formula to get the asymptotic expression?Anonymousnoreply@blogger.com