Bessel function

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Bessel function

[′bes·əl ‚fəŋk·shən]
(mathematics)
A solution of the Bessel equation. Also known as cylindrical function. Symbolized Jn (z).
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In Equations (1) and (2), the free-space Green's function is given by the zero-order Hankel function of the second kind.
1] (kr) is the spherical Hankel function of the second kind.
p] ([dot encircle]) are the pth order Bessel function of the first kind and Hankel function of the second kind, respectively.
where [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] denotes the spherical Hankel function of the second kind of order n (see Chapter 10 in [1]).