Mathematical Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society

Asymptotic series for double zeta, double gamma, and Hecke L-functions

a1 Graduate School of Polymathematics, Nagoya University, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya 464-01, Japan; e-mail:


Asymptotic expansions of the Barnes double zeta-function

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and the double gamma-function Γ2(α, (1, w)), with respect to the parameter w, are proved. An application to Hecke L-functions of real quadratic fields is also discussed.

(Received April 1 1996)
(Revised December 2 1996)