Dirichlet theorem


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Dirichlet theorem

[dē·rē′klā ‚thir·əm]
(mathematics)
The theorem that, if a and b are relatively prime numbers, there are infinitely many prime numbers of the form a + nb, where n is an integer.
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Abstract In this paper, some recursion formulae of sums for the Riemann Zeta function and Dirchlet, series are obtained through expanding several simple function on [-[pi],[pi]] or [0, 2[pi]] by using the Dirichlet theorem in Fourier series theory.