Mertens function

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This article is about a function defined on positive reals (and in particular, natural numbers) obtained as the summatory function of an arithmetic function, namely Mobius function.
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Let be a positive real number. The Mertens function of , denoted , is defined as:


Here, denotes the Mobius function.

We typically evaluate the Mertens function for natural numbers.


The ID of the sequence in the Online Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences is A002321