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A248704 Smallest prime such that the n preceding prime gaps are strictly decreasing and the n subsequent prime gaps strictly increasing. 4
3, 19, 1429, 25243, 340577, 1107791 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET
1,1
LINKS
EXAMPLE
a(3)=1429 is in the middle of the sequence of successive primes [1409, 1423, 1427, 1429, 1433, 1439 , 1447] which have prime gaps [14, 4, 2, 4, 6, 8], and 14>4>2 is strictly decreasing and 4<6<8 is strictly increasing.
MAPLE
A248704 := proc(n)
local glist, p, wrks, s ;
if n = 0 then
return ;
else
s := n+1 ;
p := ithprime(s) ;
glist := [seq(ithprime(i+1)-ithprime(i), i=1..2*n)] ;
while true do
wrks := true;
for i from 1 to n-1 do
if glist[i] <= glist[i+1] then
wrks := false;
break;
end if;
end do:
if wrks then
for i from n+1 to 2*n-1 do
if glist[i] >= glist[i+1] then
wrks := false;
break;
end if;
end do:
end if;
if wrks then
return p;
end if;
p := nextprime(p) ;
s := s+1 ;
glist := subsop(1=NULL, glist) ;
glist := [op(glist), ithprime(s+n)-ithprime(s+n-1)] ;
end do:
end if;
end proc: # R. J. Mathar, Dec 04 2014
CROSSREFS
Sequence in context: A258669 A192340 A326973 * A098796 A365579 A120563
KEYWORD
nonn,more
AUTHOR
Abhiram R Devesh, Oct 12 2014
STATUS
approved

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