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A065168 Permutation t->t-1 of Z, folded to N. 3
3, 1, 5, 2, 7, 4, 9, 6, 11, 8, 13, 10, 15, 12, 17, 14, 19, 16, 21, 18, 23, 20, 25, 22, 27, 24, 29, 26, 31, 28, 33, 30, 35, 32, 37, 34, 39, 36, 41, 38, 43, 40, 45, 42, 47, 44, 49, 46, 51, 48, 53, 50, 55, 52, 57, 54, 59, 56, 61, 58, 63, 60, 65, 62, 67, 64, 69, 66, 71, 68, 73, 70 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

1,1

COMMENTS

This permutation consists of just one cycle, which is infinite.

LINKS

Table of n, a(n) for n=1..72.

Index entries for sequences that are permutations of the natural numbers

FORMULA

Let f: Z -> N be given by f(z) = 2z if z>0 else 2|z|+1, with inverse g(z) = z/2 if z even else (1-z)/2. Then a(n) = f(g(n)-1).

G.f.: x*(3-2*x+x^4+x^2-x^3) / ((x+1)*(x-1)^2). - Alois P. Heinz, Mar 07 2012

MAPLE

a:= n-> n-2*(-1)^n +`if`(n=2, 1, 0):

seq(a(n), n=1..80); # Alois P. Heinz, Mar 07 2012

MATHEMATICA

Join[{3, 1}, LinearRecurrence[{1, 1, -1}, {5, 2, 7}, 100]] (* Jean-Fran├žois Alcover, Feb 28 2016 *)

CROSSREFS

Inverse permutation to A065164.

Obtained by composing permutations A065190 and A014681.

Sequence in context: A201901 A174239 A066249 * A065277 A249139 A059971

Adjacent sequences:  A065165 A065166 A065167 * A065169 A065170 A065171

KEYWORD

nonn,easy

AUTHOR

Antti Karttunen, Oct 19 2001

STATUS

approved

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