Journal of Integer Sequences, Vol. 14 (2011), Article 11.1.3

Dixon's Formula and Identities Involving Harmonic Numbers

Xiaoxia Wang and Mei Li
Department of Mathematics
Shanghai University
Shanghai, China


Inspired by the recent work of Chu and Fu, the authors derive some new identities with harmonic numbers from Dixon's hypergeometric summation formula by applying the derivation operator to the summation of binomial coefficients.

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Received July 17 2010; revised versions received December 15 2010; December 20 2010. Published in Journal of Integer Sequences, January 4 2011.

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