

A053028


Odd primes p with 4 zeros in any period of the Fibonacci numbers mod p.


15



5, 13, 17, 37, 53, 61, 73, 89, 97, 109, 113, 137, 149, 157, 173, 193, 197, 233, 257, 269, 277, 293, 313, 317, 337, 353, 373, 389, 397, 421, 433, 457, 557, 577, 593, 613, 617, 653, 661, 673, 677, 701, 733, 757, 761, 773, 797, 821, 829, 853, 857, 877, 937, 953
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OFFSET

1,1


COMMENTS

Also, primes that do not divide any Lucas number.  T. D. Noe, Jul 25 2003
Although every prime divides some Fibonacci number, this is not true for the Lucas numbers. In fact, exactly 1/3 of all primes do not divide any Lucas number. See Lagarias and Moree for more details. The Lucas numbers separate the primes into three disjoint sets: (A053028) primes that do not divide any Lucas number, (A053027) primes that divide Lucas numbers of even index and (A053032) primes that divide Lucas numbers of odd index.  T. D. Noe, Jul 25 2003; revised by N. J. A. Sloane, Feb 21 2004


LINKS

T. D. Noe, Table of n, a(n) for n=1..1000
C. Ballot and M. Elia,Rank and period of primes in the Fibonacci sequence; a trichotomy, Fib. Quart., 45 (No. 1, 2007), 5663 (The sequence B2).
J. C. Lagarias, The set of primes dividing the Lucas numbers has density 2/3, Pacific J. Math., 118. No. 2, (1985), 449461.
J. C. Lagarias, Errata to: The set of primes dividing the Lucas numbers has density 2/3, Pacific J. Math., 162, No. 2, (1994), 393396.
Pieter Moree, Counting Divisors of Lucas Numbers, Pacific J. Math, Vol. 186, No. 2, 1998, pp. 267284.
M. Renault, Fibonacci sequence modulo m
Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics, Lucas Number


FORMULA

A prime p = prime(i) is in this sequence if p > 2 and A001602(i) is odd.  T. D. Noe, Jul 25 2003


MATHEMATICA

Lucas[n_] := Fibonacci[n+1] + Fibonacci[n1]; badP={}; Do[p=Prime[n]; k=1; While[k<p&&Mod[Lucas[k], p]>0, k++ ]; If[k==p, AppendTo[badP, p]], {n, 200}]; badP


CROSSREFS

Cf. A001176.
Cf. A000204 (Lucas numbers), A001602 (index of the smallest Fibonacci number divisible by prime(n)), A053027, A053032.
Sequence in context: A245906 A191108 A216575 * A189411 A248980 A188131
Adjacent sequences: A053025 A053026 A053027 * A053029 A053030 A053031


KEYWORD

nonn


AUTHOR

Henry Bottomley, Feb 23 2000


EXTENSIONS

Edited: Name clarified. Moree and Renault link updated. Ballot and Elia reference linked.  Wolfdieter Lang, Jan 20 2015


STATUS

approved



