The OEIS Foundation is supported by donations from users of the OEIS and by a grant from the Simons Foundation.

Thanks to everyone who made a donation during our annual appeal!
To see the list of donors, or make a donation, see the OEIS Foundation home page.

 Hints (Greetings from The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences!)
 A261540 a(n) = n^7 + 7*n^5 + 14*n^3 + 7*n. 2
 0, 29, 478, 4287, 24476, 101785, 337434, 946043, 2333752, 5206581, 10714070, 20633239, 37597908, 65378417, 109216786, 176222355, 275832944, 420346573, 625528782, 911300591, 1302512140, 1829807049, 2530582538, 3450050347, 4642403496, 6172093925, 8115226054 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 0,2 COMMENTS Also numbers of the form (n-th metallic mean)^7 - 1/(n-th metallic mean)^7, see link to Wikipedia. LINKS Raphael Ranna, Table of n, a(n) for n = 0..100 Wikipedia, Metallic mean Index entries for linear recurrences with constant coefficients, signature (8,-28,56,-70,56,-28,8,-1). FORMULA a(n) = -a(-n) = ( (n+sqrt(n^2+4))/2 )^7 - 1/( (n+sqrt(n^2+4))/2 )^7. G.f.: x*(29 + 246*x + 1275*x^2 + 1940*x^3 + 1275*x^4 + 246*x^5 + 29*x^6)/(1 - x)^8. - Bruno Berselli, Aug 24 2015 MATHEMATICA Table[n^7 + 7 n^5 + 14 n^3 + 7 n, {n, 0, 30}] (* Bruno Berselli, Aug 24 2015 *) LinearRecurrence[{8, -28, 56, -70, 56, -28, 8, -1}, {0, 29, 478, 4287, 24476, 101785, 337434, 946043}, 30] (* Vincenzo Librandi, Aug 24 2015 *) PROG (Sage) [n^7+7*n^5+14*n^3+7*n for n in (0..30)] # Bruno Berselli, Aug 24 2015 (MAGMA) [n^7 + 7*n^5 + 14*n^3 + 7*n: n in [0..30]]; // Vincenzo Librandi, Aug 24 2015 (PARI) a(n)=n^7+7*n^5+14*n^3+7*n \\ Charles R Greathouse IV, Aug 24 2015 CROSSREFS Cf. A001622, A014176, A098316, A098317, A098318, A176398, A176439, A176458, A176522, A261391. Sequence in context: A282925 A022657 A182014 * A173986 A258462 A320550 Adjacent sequences:  A261537 A261538 A261539 * A261541 A261542 A261543 KEYWORD nonn,easy AUTHOR Raphael Ranna, Aug 24 2015 EXTENSIONS Offset changed from 1 to 0 and initial 0 added by Bruno Berselli, Aug 25 2015 STATUS approved

Lookup | Welcome | Wiki | Register | Music | Plot 2 | Demos | Index | Browse | More | WebCam
Contribute new seq. or comment | Format | Style Sheet | Transforms | Superseeker | Recent
The OEIS Community | Maintained by The OEIS Foundation Inc.

Last modified January 19 20:41 EST 2020. Contains 331066 sequences. (Running on oeis4.)