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A158546 a(n) = 144*n^2 + 12. 2
12, 156, 588, 1308, 2316, 3612, 5196, 7068, 9228, 11676, 14412, 17436, 20748, 24348, 28236, 32412, 36876, 41628, 46668, 51996, 57612, 63516, 69708, 76188, 82956, 90012, 97356, 104988, 112908, 121116, 129612, 138396, 147468, 156828, 166476 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

0,1

COMMENTS

The identity (24*n^2 + 1)^2 - (144*n^2 + 12) * (2*n)^2 = 1 can be written as A158547(n)^2 - a(n) * A005843(n)^2 = 1.

LINKS

Vincenzo Librandi, Table of n, a(n) for n = 0..10000

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

FORMULA

G.f.: 12*(1 + 10*x + 13*x^2)/(1-x)^3.

a(n) = 3*a(n-1) - 3*a(n-2) + a(n-3).

MATHEMATICA

LinearRecurrence[{3, -3, 1}, {12, 156, 588}, 50] (* Vincenzo Librandi, Feb 14 2012 *)

PROG

(MAGMA) I:=[12, 156, 588]; [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 14 2012

(PARI) for(n=0, 40, print1(144*n^2 + 12", ")); \\ Vincenzo Librandi, Feb 14 2012

CROSSREFS

Cf. A005843, A158547.

Sequence in context: A082173 A005723 A097259 * A110216 A218839 A036276

Adjacent sequences:  A158543 A158544 A158545 * A158547 A158548 A158549

KEYWORD

nonn,easy

AUTHOR

Vincenzo Librandi, Mar 21 2009

EXTENSIONS

Comment rewritten, a(0) added by R. J. Mathar, Oct 16 2009

STATUS

approved

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