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Topic: integrating the symbolic normcdf
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Angie Blue

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integrating the symbolic normcdf
Posted: Jun 25, 2010 6:24 PM
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Is there a way to solve the following definite integral? My integrand is symbolic:

myintegrand = @(x) x*normcdf(x,1,0);

Matlab says:
Warning: Explicit integral could not be found.
ans =
int(x*normcdf(x, 1, 0), x = 0..1)

Basically, it does not give me an answer. I also tried "erfc" with no luck.

Thank you,


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