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A051958 a(n) = 2 a(n-1) + 24 a(n-2), a(0)=0, a(1)=1. 9
0, 1, 2, 28, 104, 880, 4256, 29632, 161408, 1033984, 5941760, 36699136, 216000512, 1312780288, 7809572864, 47125872640, 281681494016, 1694383931392, 10149123719168, 60963461791744, 365505892843520, 2194134868688896 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

0,3

COMMENTS

The ratio a(n+1)/a(n) converges to 6 as n approaches infinity. - Felix P. Muga II, Mar 10 2014

REFERENCES

F. P. Muga II, Extending the Golden Ratio and the Binet-de Moivre Formula, March 2014; Preprint on ResearchGate.

LINKS

Vincenzo Librandi, Table of n, a(n) for n = 0..200

Index entries for linear recurrences with constant coefficients, signature (2,24).

FORMULA

G.f.: x/((1+4*x)*(1-6*x)).

a(n) = (6^n - (-4)^n)/10.

a(n) = 2^(n-1)*A015441(n).

a(n+1) = Sum_{k = 0..n} A238801(n,k)*5^k. - Philippe Deléham, Mar 07 2014

MATHEMATICA

Join[{a=0, b=1}, Table[c=2*b+24*a; a=b; b=c, {n, 60}]] (* Vladimir Joseph Stephan Orlovsky, Feb 01 2011 *)

CoefficientList[Series[x / ((1 + 4 x) (1 - 6 x)), {x, 0, 20}], x] (* Vincenzo Librandi, Mar 08 2014 *)

PROG

(PARI) a(n)=(6^n-(-4)^n)/10

(MAGMA) [(6^n-(-4)^n)/10: n in [0..25]]; // Vincenzo Librandi, Mar 08 2014

CROSSREFS

Cf. A015441.

Sequence in context: A200040 A334696 A281201 * A123807 A213829 A164834

Adjacent sequences:  A051955 A051956 A051957 * A051959 A051960 A051961

KEYWORD

easy,nonn

AUTHOR

Barry E. Williams, Jan 04 2000

STATUS

approved

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