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A072176 Unimodal analog of Fibonacci numbers: a(n+1) = Sum_{k=0..floor(n/2)} A071922(n-k,k). 4
1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 9, 16, 30, 56, 106, 201, 382, 727, 1384, 2636, 5021, 9565, 18222, 34715, 66137, 126001, 240052, 457338, 871304, 1659978, 3162533, 6025150, 11478911, 21869232, 41664520, 79377833, 151227961, 288114394, 548905795 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

1,3

COMMENTS

Based on the observation that F_{n+1} = Sum_{k} binomial (n-k,k). In both cases the sum is extended to 0<=2k<=n.

LINKS

G. C. Greubel, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..1000

Index entries for linear recurrences with constant coefficients, signature (2,1,-2,-1,1).

FORMULA

G.f.: x*(1-x-x^2)/((1-x)*(1-x-2*x^2+x^4)).

a(1)=1, a(2)=1, a(3)=2, a(4)=3, a(5)=5, a(n) = 2*a(n-1) + a(n-2) - 2*a(n-3) - a(n-4) + a(n-5). - Harvey P. Dale, Jun 23 2011

MAPLE

seq(coeff(series(x*(1-x-x^2)/((1-x)*(1-x-2*x^2+x^4)), x, n+1), x, n), n = 1..40); # G. C. Greubel, Aug 26 2019

MATHEMATICA

Rest@CoefficientList[ Series[x(1-x-x^2)/((1-x)(1-x-2x^2+x^4)), {x, 0, 40}], x] (* or *) LinearRecurrence[{2, 1, -2, -1, 1}, {1, 1, 2, 3, 5}, 40] (* Harvey P. Dale, Jun 23 2011 *)

PROG

(PARI) my(x='x+O('x^40)); Vec(x*(1-x-x^2)/((1-x)*(1-x-2*x^2+x^4))) \\ G. C. Greubel, Aug 26 2019

(MAGMA) R<x>:=PowerSeriesRing(Integers(), 40); Coefficients(R!( x*(1-x-x^2)/((1-x)*(1-x-2*x^2+x^4)) )); // G. C. Greubel, Aug 26 2019

(Sage)

def A072176_list(prec):

    P.<x> = PowerSeriesRing(ZZ, prec)

    return P( x*(1-x-x^2)/((1-x)*(1-x-2*x^2+x^4)) ).list()

a=A072176_list(40); a[1:] # G. C. Greubel, Aug 26 2019

(GAP) a:=[1, 1, 2, 3, 5];; for n in [6..40] do a[n]:=2*a[n-1]+a[n-2] -2*a[n-3]-a[n-4]+a[n-5]; od; a; # G. C. Greubel, Aug 26 2019

CROSSREFS

Cf. A071922, A005578.

Sequence in context: A107250 A050168 A331966 * A329700 A217282 A047061

Adjacent sequences:  A072173 A072174 A072175 * A072177 A072178 A072179

KEYWORD

nonn,easy

AUTHOR

Michele Dondi (bik.mido(AT)tiscalinet.it), Jun 30 2002

STATUS

approved

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