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Topic: Iteration formula transformation
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Re: Iteration formula transformation
Posted: Feb 11, 2009 1:15 PM
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On 11 fév, 17:03, Gottfried Helms <> wrote:
> Am 11.02.2009 15:50 schrieb Matt:

> >>  but how do you find the derivative of f^n(x) wrt to n
> >>  without having the fractional iterate before?

> > You don't. I don't claim that this formula helps to find the
> > fractional iterate in the first place.

> I see.

> > iterates. All the formula does is provide a mechanical way of
> > transforming a known f^n(x) into the form f^n(x) = phi^-1(n + phi(x)).

> Yes, got it. Thanks!
> Gottfried

Bonsoir Matt and Gottfried,

I am sorry I mistook about 'your g(r,x)' function.
The given formula is right and very interesting:
Let us write g(r,x) = f[r](x) ,r real
phi(g(r,x)) = phi(x) + r
derivation with r , g'r(r,x)*phi'(g(r,x)) = 1
for r =0 ,g(0,x)=x ,
so g'r(0,x)*phi'(x) = 1
And your given formula phi(x) = integral(dx/g'r(0,x))
is simpler than mine:


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