**a(1) = 1; for n>1, a(n) = largest integer k such that the word a(1)a(2)...a(n-1) is of is of the form xy^(k_1)Y^(k_2)y^(k_3)Y^(k_4)...y^(k_(m-1))Y^(k_m) where y has positive length and Y=reverse(y) and k_1+k_2+k_3+...+k_m = k.**

*1, 1, 2, 1, 1, 2, 2, 2, 3, 1, 1, 2, 1, 1, 2, 2, 2, 3, 2, 1, 1, 2, 2, 2, 3, 2, 2, 2, 3, 2, 2, 2, 3, 3*

*1 seqfan posts*

Index of A-numbers in seqfan: by ascending order by month by frequency by keyword

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