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

Year-end appeal: Please make a donation to the OEIS Foundation to support ongoing development and maintenance of the OEIS. We are now in our 56th year, we are closing in on 350,000 sequences, and we’ve crossed 9,700 citations (which often say “discovered thanks to the OEIS”).

 Hints (Greetings from The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences!)
 A060522 Number of 4 X n grids of black and white cells, no 3 of same color vertically or horizontally contiguous. 2
 10, 100, 378, 2030, 9484, 46746, 225654, 1098136, 5327258, 25875154, 125619088, 609970274, 2961628194, 14380186660, 69822244298 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 1,1 COMMENTS The 1 X n, 2 X n, 3 X n versions satisfied recurrence relations of degrees 2, 3, 4 respectively, but I have done quite a lot of LLL work and failed to find a degree-5 relation for this one. LINKS R. H. Hardin, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..212 FORMULA Empirical: a(n)=3*a(n-1)+12*a(n-2)+a(n-3)-58*a(n-4)-115*a(n-5)+83*a(n-6)+312*a(n-7)+120*a(n-8)-336*a(n-9)-348*a(n-10)+420*a(n-11)+104*a(n-12)-194*a(n-13)+43*a(n-14)+35*a(n-15)-42*a(n-16)-3*a(n-17)+14*a(n-18)-a(n-19)-a(n-20) - R. H. Hardin, Jan 01 2012 CROSSREFS Sequence in context: A208416 A208024 A207804 * A086115 A209652 A207072 Adjacent sequences:  A060519 A060520 A060521 * A060523 A060524 A060525 KEYWORD nonn AUTHOR Tom Womack (tom(AT)womack.net) 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 December 6 08:38 EST 2021. Contains 349563 sequences. (Running on oeis4.)