gives the Airy function .
- Mathematical function, suitable for both symbolic and numerical manipulation.
- The Airy function is a solution to the differential equation .
- tends to zero as .
- AiryAi[z] is an entire function of z with no branch cut discontinuities.
- For certain special arguments, AiryAi automatically evaluates to exact values.
- AiryAi can be evaluated to arbitrary numerical precision.
- AiryAi automatically threads over lists.
Introduced in 1988