Riemann-Stieltjes integral

Riemann-Stieltjes integral

[ree-mahn-steel-chiz, -muhn]
noun Mathematics.
the limit, as the norm of partitions of a given interval approaches zero, of the sum of the product of the first of two functions evaluated at some point in each subinterval multiplied by the difference in functional values of the second function at the endpoints of the subinterval.

Origin:
named after G. F. B. Riemann and T. J. Stieltjes

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To Riemann-Stieltjes integral
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: riemann-sphere
Next Definition: riemann-surface
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for Riemann-Stieltjes integral
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing Riemann-Stieltjes integral
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature