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Re: Asymptotics of LCM
Posted:
Jan 18, 2001 10:45 AM


Bob Penrose wrote
>Let f(n) be the LCM of the numbers 1,2,3,...,n.
The logarithm of f(n) is the standard function psi(n) of prime number theory, with
psi(n) ~ n
by the Prime Number Theorem.
You shouldn't expect too much more as asymptotic information about f(n).
Charles



