Accession Number:

ADA615616

Title:

Equations with Arithmetic Functions of Pell Numbers

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA DEPT OF APPLIED MATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2014-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

Here, we prove some diophantine results about the Euler function of Pell numbers and their Pell-Lucas companion sequence. For example, if the Euler function of the nth Pell number Pn or Pell-Lucas companion number Qn is a power of 2, then n or 8.

Subject Categories:

  • Numerical Mathematics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE