# Monthly Archives: November 2004

## Finally …

Finally my maths blog is up and running, all thanks to that web-savvy someone.

It took me almost a week to prove $\int_0^{\pi} \log (1+4\cos^2(u)) du = 2\pi \log{\phi}$ where $\phi = (\sqrt{5}+1)/2$. A time consuming but fruitful exercise. I had tried all the integration tricks I know, resorted to computer packages Maple and … Continue reading