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Mehler's Hermite Polynomial Formula

\sum_{n=0}^\infty {H_n(x)H_n(y)\over n!} ({\textstyle{1\over...
...\rm exp}\nolimits \left[{2xyw-(x^2+y^2)w^2\over 1-w^2}\right],

where $H_n(x)$ is a Hermite Polynomial.


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Szegö, G. Orthogonal Polynomials, 4th ed. Providence, RI: Amer. Math. Soc., p. 380, 1975.

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