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A145678 a(n) = 441*n^2 - 21. 2
420, 1743, 3948, 7035, 11004, 15855, 21588, 28203, 35700, 44079, 53340, 63483, 74508, 86415, 99204, 112875, 127428, 142863, 159180, 176379, 194460, 213423, 233268, 253995, 275604, 298095, 321468, 345723, 370860, 396879, 423780, 451563 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

1,1

COMMENTS

The identity (42*n^2 - 1)^2 - (441*n^2 - 21)*(2*n)^2 = 1 can be written as A158626(n)^2 - a(n)*A005843(n)^2 = 1.

LINKS

Vincenzo Librandi, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..10000

Index entries for linear recurrences with constant coefficients, signature (3,-3,1).

FORMULA

G.f.: -21*x*(20 + 23*x - x^2)/(x-1)^3. - Vincenzo Librandi, Feb 12 2012

a(n) = 3*a(n-1) - 3*a(n-2) + a(n-3). - Vincenzo Librandi, Feb 12 2012

MATHEMATICA

LinearRecurrence[{3, -3, 1}, {420, 1743, 3948}, 50] (* Vincenzo Librandi, Feb 12 2012 *)

PROG

(MAGMA) I:=[420, 1743, 3948]; [n le 3 select I[n] else 3*Self(n-1)-3*Self(n-2)+1*Self(n-3): n in [1..40]]; // Vincenzo Librandi, Feb 12 2012

(PARI) for(n=1, 40, print1(441*n^2-21", ")); \\ Vincenzo Librandi, Feb 12 2012

CROSSREFS

Cf. A005843, A158626.

Sequence in context: A235233 A251084 A250383 * A160372 A171259 A061125

Adjacent sequences:  A145675 A145676 A145677 * A145679 A145680 A145681

KEYWORD

nonn,easy

AUTHOR

Vincenzo Librandi, Mar 23 2009

STATUS

approved

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