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 A166465 a(n) = 3*a(n-2) for n > 2; a(1) = 1, a(2) = 5. 1
 1, 5, 3, 15, 9, 45, 27, 135, 81, 405, 243, 1215, 729, 3645, 2187, 10935, 6561, 32805, 19683, 98415, 59049, 295245, 177147, 885735, 531441, 2657205, 1594323, 7971615, 4782969, 23914845, 14348907, 71744535, 43046721, 215233605, 129140163 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 1,2 COMMENTS Interleaving of A000244 and A005030. Second binomial transform is A054485. Fifth binomial transform is A153596. LINKS Vincenzo Librandi, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..1000 Index entries for linear recurrences with constant coefficients, signature (0, 3). FORMULA a(n) = (4+(-1)^n)*3^(1/4*(2*n-5+(-1)^n)). G.f.: x*(1+5*x)/(1-3*x^2). PROG (Magma) [ n le 2 select 4*n-3 else 3*Self(n-2): n in [1..35] ]; CROSSREFS Equals A162813 preceded by 1. Cf. A000244 (powers of 3), A005030 (5*3^n), A054485, A153596. Sequence in context: A248983 A298975 A070375 * A162813 A146934 A213762 Adjacent sequences: A166462 A166463 A166464 * A166466 A166467 A166468 KEYWORD nonn,easy AUTHOR Klaus Brockhaus, Oct 14 2009 STATUS approved

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