gives the spherical Bessel function of the second kind .


  • Mathematical function, suitable for both symbolic and numerical manipulation.
  • SphericalBesselY is given in terms of ordinary Bessel functions by .
  • SphericalBesselY[n,z] has a branch cut discontinuity in the complex plane running from to .
  • Explicit symbolic forms for integer n can be obtained using FunctionExpand.
  • For certain special arguments, SphericalBesselY automatically evaluates to exact values.
  • SphericalBesselY can be evaluated to arbitrary numerical precision.
  • SphericalBesselY automatically threads over lists.
Introduced in 2007