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 A163079 Primes p such that p\$ + 1 is also prime. Here '\$' denotes the swinging factorial function (A056040). 4
 2, 3, 5, 31, 67, 139, 631, 9743, 16253, 17977, 27901, 37589 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 1,1 COMMENTS a(n) are the primes in A163077. REFERENCES Peter Luschny, "Divide, swing and conquer the factorial and the lcm{1,2,...,n}", preprint, April 2008. LINKS Peter Luschny, Swinging Primes. EXAMPLE 5 is prime and 5\$ + 1 = 30 + 1 = 31 is prime, so 5 is in the sequence. MAPLE a := proc(n) select(isprime, select(k -> isprime(A056040(k)+1), [\$0..n])) end: MATHEMATICA f[n_] := 2^(n - Mod[n, 2])*Product[k^((-1)^(k + 1)), {k, n}]; p = 2; lst = {}; While[p < 38000, a = f@p + 1; If[ PrimeQ@a, AppendTo[ lst, p]; Print@p]; p = NextPrime@p]; lst (* Robert G. Wilson v, Aug 08 2010 *) CROSSREFS Cf. A163077, A062363, A093804, A002981. Cf. A056040. - Robert G. Wilson v, Aug 09 2010 Sequence in context: A265807 A106308 A036797 * A109845 A241722 A276043 Adjacent sequences:  A163076 A163077 A163078 * A163080 A163081 A163082 KEYWORD nonn,more AUTHOR Peter Luschny, Jul 21 2009 EXTENSIONS a(8) - a(12) from Robert G. Wilson v, Aug 08 2010 STATUS approved

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