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A157448 a(n) = 2048*n^2 - 128*n + 1. 3
1921, 7937, 18049, 32257, 50561, 72961, 99457, 130049, 164737, 203521, 246401, 293377, 344449, 399617, 458881, 522241, 589697, 661249, 736897, 816641, 900481, 988417, 1080449, 1176577, 1276801, 1381121, 1489537, 1602049, 1718657, 1839361 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

1,1

COMMENTS

The identity (2048*n^2 - 128*n + 1)^2 - (16*n^2 - n)*(512*n - 16)^2 = 1 can be written as a(n)^2 - A157446(n)*A157447(n)^2 = 1 (see also second comment at A157446). - Vincenzo Librandi, Jan 26 2012

LINKS

Vincenzo Librandi, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..10000

Vincenzo Librandi, X^2-AY^2=1

Index entries for linear recurrences with constant coefficients, signature (3,-3,1).

FORMULA

a(n) = 3*a(n-1) - 3*a(n-2) + a(n-3). - Vincenzo Librandi, Jan 26 2012

G.f.: x*(-1921 - 2174*x - x^2)/(x-1)^3. - Vincenzo Librandi, Jan 26 2012

MATHEMATICA

LinearRecurrence[{3, -3, 1}, {1921, 7937, 18049}, 40] (* Vincenzo Librandi, Jan 26 2012 *)

PROG

(MAGMA) I:=[1921, 7937, 18049]; [n le 3 select I[n] else 3*Self(n-1)-3*Self(n-2)+1*Self(n-3): n in [1..40]]; // Vincenzo Librandi, Jan 26 2012

(PARI) for(n=1, 22, print1(2048*n^2 - 128*n + 1", ")); \\ Vincenzo Librandi, Jan 26 2012

CROSSREFS

Cf. A157446, A157447.

Sequence in context: A252140 A252148 A252141 * A035768 A107564 A135648

Adjacent sequences:  A157445 A157446 A157447 * A157449 A157450 A157451

KEYWORD

nonn,easy

AUTHOR

Vincenzo Librandi, Mar 01 2009

STATUS

approved

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