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 A080692 a(n)=(-1)^(n+1)*det(M(n)) where M(n) is the n X n matrix M(i,j)=min(abs(i-j),i). 0
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 OFFSET 1,3 COMMENTS A001787(n-1) is the determinant of the n X n matrix M(i,j)=min(abs(i-j),i+j) LINKS FORMULA a(n)=2*a(n-1)-2^floor(n-log(n)/log(2)-1)=2*a(n-1)-A054243(n) EXAMPLE M(5) is [0 1 1 1 1] [1 0 1 2 2] [2 1 0 1 2] [3 2 1 0 1] [4 3 2 1 0]. PROG (PARI) a(n)=(-1)^(n+1)*matdet(matrix(n, n, i, j, min(abs(i-j), i)) CROSSREFS Cf. A054243, A001787. Sequence in context: A026657 A036384 A294591 * A117080 A240135 A066425 Adjacent sequences:  A080689 A080690 A080691 * A080693 A080694 A080695 KEYWORD nonn AUTHOR Benoit Cloitre, Mar 03 2003 STATUS approved

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