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A157909 a(n) = 81*n^2 - 9. 3
72, 315, 720, 1287, 2016, 2907, 3960, 5175, 6552, 8091, 9792, 11655, 13680, 15867, 18216, 20727, 23400, 26235, 29232, 32391, 35712, 39195, 42840, 46647, 50616, 54747, 59040, 63495, 68112, 72891, 77832, 82935, 88200, 93627, 99216, 104967 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

1,1

COMMENTS

The identity (18*n^2 - 1)^2 - (81*n^2 - 9)*(2*n)^2 = 1 can be written as A157910(n)^2 - a(n)*A005843(n)^2 = 1. - Vincenzo Librandi, Feb 08 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

G.f.: -9*x*(8 + 11*x - x^2)/(x - 1)^3. - Vincenzo Librandi, Feb 08 2012

a(n) = 3*a(n-1) - 3*a(n-2) + a(n-3). - Vincenzo Librandi, Feb 08 2012

MATHEMATICA

LinearRecurrence[{3, -3, 1}, {72, 315, 720}, 50] (* Vincenzo Librandi, Feb 08 2012 *)

PROG

(MAGMA) I:=[72, 315, 720]; [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, Feb 08 2012

(PARI) for(n=1, 40, print1(81*n^2 - 9", ")); \\ Vincenzo Librandi, Feb 08 2012

CROSSREFS

Cf. A005843, A157910.

Sequence in context: A205627 A234217 A234210 * A107314 A223472 A090788

Adjacent sequences:  A157906 A157907 A157908 * A157910 A157911 A157912

KEYWORD

nonn,easy

AUTHOR

Vincenzo Librandi, Mar 09 2009

STATUS

approved

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