Two new factors of Fermat numbers

Authors:
John C. Hallyburton and John Brillhart

Journal:
Math. Comp. **29** (1975), 109-112

MSC:
Primary 10-04; Secondary 10A40

DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-1975-0369225-1

Corrigendum:
Math. Comp. **30** (1976), 198.

Corrigendum:
Math. Comp. **30** (1976), 198.

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Abstract: A new prime factor is given for each of the Fermat numbers and (none was previously known for ). The factoring method used and its machine implementation are discussed. A short table of factors and a current status list are also included.

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DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-1975-0369225-1

Keywords:
Fermat numbers,
factoring

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American Mathematical Society