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 A032765 Floor(n(n+1)(n+2) / (n+ n+1 + n+2)), which equals floor(n(n + 2)/3). 17
 0, 1, 2, 5, 8, 11, 16, 21, 26, 33, 40, 47, 56, 65, 74, 85, 96, 107, 120, 133, 146, 161, 176, 191, 208, 225, 242, 261, 280, 299, 320, 341, 362, 385, 408, 431, 456, 481, 506, 533, 560, 587, 616, 645, 674, 705, 736, 767, 800, 833, 866, 901, 936, 971, 1008 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 0,3 COMMENTS Satisfies a(n+1) -2*a(n) + a(n-1) = (2/3)(1+w^(n+1)+w^(2n+2)), a(0)=0 & a(1)=1 where w is the imaginary cubic root of unity. - Robert G. Wilson v, Jun 24 2002 First differences have this pattern: (+1) +1 +1 +3 +3 +3 +5 +5 +5 +7 +7 +7 +9 +9 +9. - Alexandre Wajnberg, Dec 19 2005 LINKS J. Bader, Kobon Triangles Gilles Clement and Johannes Bader, Tighter Upper Bound for the Number of Kobon Triangles, Unpublished, 2007 Gilles Clement and Johannes Bader, Tighter Upper Bound for the Number of Kobon Triangles, Unpublished, 2007 [Cached copy, with permission] Taylor Short, The saturation number of carbon nanocones and nanotubes, arXiv:1807.11355 [math.CO], 2018. Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics, Kobon Triangle Index entries for linear recurrences with constant coefficients, signature (2,-1,1,-2,1). FORMULA a(n) = n^2 - ceiling(n(n-1)/3). G.f.: [x(1+2x^2-x^3)]/[(1+x+x^2)(1-x)^3]. - Ralf Stephan, May 05 2004 a(n) = Floor [n(n+2)/3]. - Saburo Tamura, sent by Alexandre Wajnberg, Dec 19 2005 MAPLE A032765:=n->floor(n*(n+2)/3); seq(A032765(n), n=0..100); # Wesley Ivan Hurt, Dec 20 2013 MATHEMATICA Table[ Floor[ n(n + 1)(n + 2)/(n + (n + 1) + (n + 2))], {n, 0, 55}] Table[Floor[n (n + 2)/3], {n, 0, 100}] (* Wesley Ivan Hurt, Dec 20 2013 *) LinearRecurrence[{2, -1, 1, -2, 1}, {0, 1, 2, 5, 8}, 60] (* Harvey P. Dale, Jun 06 2016 *) PROG (PARI) a(n)=n*(n+2)\3 \\ Charles R Greathouse IV, Jun 11 2015 CROSSREFS Cf. A001082, A032766. Sequence in context: A184747 A130258 A186496 * A340931 A261416 A340386 Adjacent sequences:  A032762 A032763 A032764 * A032766 A032767 A032768 KEYWORD nonn,easy AUTHOR Patrick De Geest, May 15 1998 EXTENSIONS Name change suggested by Wesley Ivan Hurt, Dec 20 2013 STATUS approved

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