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 A078902 Generalized Fermat primes of the form (k+1)^2^m + k^2^m, with m>1. 9
 17, 97, 257, 337, 881, 3697, 10657, 16561, 49297, 65537, 66977, 89041, 149057, 847601, 988417, 1146097, 1972097, 2070241, 2522257, 2836961, 3553777, 3959297, 4398577, 5385761, 7166897, 11073217, 17653681, 32530177, 41532497, 44048497 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 1,1 COMMENTS For k=1, these are the Fermat primes A019434. Is the set of generalized Fermat primes infinite? Conjecture that there are only a finite number of generalized Fermat primes for each value of k. See A077659, which shows that in cases such as k=11, there appear to be no primes. See A078901 for generalized Fermat numbers. See A080131 for the conjectured number of primes for each k. See A080208 for the least k such that (k+1)^2^n + k^2^n is prime. The largest probable prime of this form discovered to date is the 10217-digit 312^2^12 + 311^2^12. LINKS T. D. Noe, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..525 (terms < 10^14) Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics, Generalized Fermat Number MATHEMATICA lst3=Select[lst2, PrimeQ[ # ]&] (* lst2 is from A078901 *) CROSSREFS Cf. A019434, A077659, A078900, A078901. Cf. A080131, A080208, A019434, A078902, A080134, A153504, A152913, A194185. Sequence in context: A264823 A081593 A078901 * A103766 A165347 A008514 Adjacent sequences:  A078899 A078900 A078901 * A078903 A078904 A078905 KEYWORD nonn AUTHOR T. D. Noe, Dec 12 2002 STATUS approved

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