The OEIS Foundation is supported by donations from users of the OEIS and by a grant from the Simons Foundation.

 Hints (Greetings from The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences!)
 A323278 Numbers of the form p^2-1 that have a record-breaking number of divisors, where p is prime. 1
 3, 8, 24, 48, 120, 288, 360, 840, 1680, 5040, 11880, 32760, 143640, 201600, 491400, 776160, 2042040, 3500640, 7447440, 9480240, 17297280, 34234200, 143256960, 514337040, 555120720, 569729160, 1656408600, 4283571600, 8148853440, 10951831800, 35415099720, 51437786400 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 1,1 COMMENTS a(11)-a(26) from Chuck Gaydos. LINKS Chai Wah Wu, Table of n, a(n) for n = 1..63 Chris Caldwell and G. L. Honaker, Jr., Prime Curio for 23869 EXAMPLE a(7) = 360 because 360 has a record-breaking 24 divisors and 360 = p^2-1, where p = 19 is prime. MATHEMATICA Block[{s = Prime[Range[10^5]]^2 - 1, t}, t = DivisorSigma[0, s]; Map[s[[FirstPosition[t, #][[1]] ]] &, Union@ FoldList[Max, t]]] (* Michael De Vlieger, Jan 19 2019 *) PROG (PARI) lista(nn) = {my(m = 0, p = 2, np); for (n=1, nn, np = p^2-1; if (((nd = numdiv(np)) > m), print1(np, ", "); m = nd); p = nextprime(p+1); ); } \\ Michel Marcus, Jan 12 2019 (Python) from sympy import divisor_count, nextprime A323278_list, p, nmax = [], 2 , -1 while len(A323278_list) < 100:     n = divisor_count(p**2-1)     if n > nmax:         nmax = n         A323278_list.append(p**2-1)     p = nextprime(p) # Chai Wah Wu, Feb 09 2019 CROSSREFS Cf. A000005, A084920. Sequence in context: A037450 A081990 A084920 * A026556 A096001 A080097 Adjacent sequences:  A323275 A323276 A323277 * A323279 A323280 A323281 KEYWORD nonn AUTHOR G. L. Honaker, Jr., Jan 11 2019 EXTENSIONS a(27)-a(32) from Daniel Suteu, Jan 12 2019 STATUS approved

Lookup | Welcome | Wiki | Register | Music | Plot 2 | Demos | Index | Browse | More | WebCam
Contribute new seq. or comment | Format | Style Sheet | Transforms | Superseeker | Recent
The OEIS Community | Maintained by The OEIS Foundation Inc.

Last modified September 22 07:34 EDT 2020. Contains 337289 sequences. (Running on oeis4.)