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 A130241 Maximal index k of a Lucas number such that Lucas(k) <= n (the 'lower' Lucas (A000032) Inverse). 24
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 OFFSET 1,3 COMMENTS Inverse of the Lucas sequence (A000032), nearly, since a(Lucas(n))=n for n>=1 (see A130242 and A130247 for other versions). For n>=2, a(n)+1 is equal to the partial sum of the Lucas indicator sequence (see A102460). Identical to A130247 except for n=2. LINKS G. C. Greubel, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..5000 FORMULA a(n) = floor(log_phi((n+sqrt(n^2+4))/2)) = floor(arcsinh((n+1)/2)/log(phi)) where phi=(1+sqrt(5))/2. a(n) = A130242(n+1) - 1 for n>=2. a(n) = A130247(n) except for n=2. G.f.: g(x) = 1/(1-x) * Sum{k>=1, x^Lucas(k)}. a(n) = floor(log_phi(n+1/2)) for n>=2, where phi is the golden ratio. EXAMPLE a(10)=4, since Lucas(4)=7<=10 but Lucas(5)=11>10. MATHEMATICA Join[{1}, Table[Floor[Log[GoldenRatio, n + 1/2]], {n, 2, 50}]] (* G. C. Greubel, Dec 24 2017 *) PROG (PARI) for(n=1, 50, print1(floor(log((2*n+1)/2)/log((1+sqrt(5))/2)), ", ")) \\ G. C. Greubel, Sep 09 2018 (MAGMA) [Floor(Log((2*n+1)/2)/Log((1+Sqrt(5))/2)): n in [2..50]]; // G. C. Greubel, Sep 09 2018 CROSSREFS For partial sums see A130243. Other related sequences: A000032, A130242, A130245, A130247, A130249, A130255, A130259. Indicator sequence A102460. Fibonacci inverse see A130233 - A130240, A104162. Sequence in context: A260998 A316846 * A130247 A209869 A087839 A106742 Adjacent sequences:  A130238 A130239 A130240 * A130242 A130243 A130244 KEYWORD nonn AUTHOR Hieronymus Fischer, May 19 2007, Jul 02 2007 STATUS approved

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