Long chains of nearly doubled primes
Author:
Günter Löh
Journal:
Math. Comp. 53 (1989), 751759
MSC:
Primary 11A41; Secondary 11Y11
MathSciNet review:
979939
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Abstract: A chain of nearly doubled primes is an ordered set of prime numbers, interlinked by . A search for long chains of this kind has been performed in the range . Chains of length up to 13 have been found. Shorter chains have been counted in some restricted ranges. Some of these counts are compared with the frequencies predicted by a quantitative version of the prime ktuples conjecture.
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DOI:
http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S00255718198909799398
PII:
S 00255718(1989)09799398
Keywords:
Nearly doubled primes,
prime chains,
Cunningham chains,
prime ktuples conjecture
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