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A083713 a(n) = (8^n - 1)*3/7. 5
0, 3, 27, 219, 1755, 14043, 112347, 898779, 7190235, 57521883, 460175067, 3681400539, 29451204315, 235609634523, 1884877076187, 15079016609499, 120632132875995, 965057063007963, 7720456504063707, 61763652032509659 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

0,2

COMMENTS

Fixed points of the mapping defined by A067585. In binary these numbers show a regular pattern: 0, 11, 11011, 11011011, 11011011011, etc.

From Reinhard Zumkeller, Feb 22 2010: (Start)

a(n) = A173593(6*n-5) for n > 0:

terms of A173593 beginning and ending with digits '11' in binary representation;

for n > 0: a(n) = A033129(3*n-1); a(n) - a(n-1) = A103333(n). (End)

LINKS

Table of n, a(n) for n=0..19.

Index entries for linear recurrences with constant coefficients, signature (9, -8).

FORMULA

a(n) = 3*A023001(n).

Recursion: a(0) = 0, a(n+1) = (((a(n)*2)*2+1)*2+1).

a(n) = 8*a(n-1) + 3 (with a(0)=0). - Vincenzo Librandi, Aug 08 2010

a(0)=0, a(1)=3, a(n) = 9*a(n-1) - 8*a(n-2). - Harvey P. Dale, Jun 06 2013

EXAMPLE

From Zerinvary Lajos, Jan 14 2007: (Start)

Octal..........decimal:

0....................0

3....................3

33..................27

333................219

3333..............1755

33333............14043

333333..........112347

3333333.........898779

33333333.......7190235

333333333.....57521883

3333333333...460175067

etc. (End)

MATHEMATICA

(3/7)(8^Range[0, 20]-1) (* or *) LinearRecurrence[{9, -8}, {0, 3}, 30] (* or *) NestList[8#+3&, 0, 30] (* Harvey P. Dale, Jun 06 2013 *)

PROG

(PARI) a(n)=(8^n-1)*3/7 \\ Charles R Greathouse IV, Oct 07 2015

CROSSREFS

Cf. A067585, A023001.

Sequence in context: A198686 A087426 A145608 * A230179 A221769 A065100

Adjacent sequences:  A083710 A083711 A083712 * A083714 A083715 A083716

KEYWORD

nonn,easy

AUTHOR

Klaus Brockhaus, Jun 14 2003

STATUS

approved

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