# [seqfan] Re: Property of sequence A115281.

Robert Israel israel at math.ubc.ca
Wed Jul 7 23:00:47 CEST 2010

```I don't know if there's a specific name, but if J is
0  0  0  0  0 -i
0  0  0  0  i  0
0  0  0 -i  0  0
0  0  i  0  0  0
0 -i  0  0  0  0
i  0  0  0  0  0

your property can be written as J.A.J = A^(-1).  This
says that J.A is an involution.

Robert Israel                                israel at math.ubc.ca
Department of Mathematics        http://www.math.ubc.ca/~israel
University of British Columbia            Vancouver, BC, Canada

On Wed, 7 Jul 2010, Mats Granvik wrote:

> Hi,
>
> Consider the lower triangular matrix T(n,k):
> 1 0 0 0 0 0
> 2 1 0 0 0 0
> 2 2 1 0 0 0
> 2 2 2 1 0 0
> 2 2 2 2 1 0
> 2 2 2 2 2 1
> defined by: if n = k then 1 elseif n>k then 2 else 0.
>
> Multiply it with its transpose:
> 1 2 2 2 2 2
> 0 1 2 2 2 2
> 0 0 1 2 2 2
> 0 0 0 1 2 2
> 0 0 0 0 1 2
> 0 0 0 0 0 1
>
> So that you get:
> 1 2 2 2 2 2
> 2 5 6 6 6 6
> 2 6 9 10 10 10
> 2 6 10 13 14 14
> 2 6 10 14 17 18
> 2 6 10 14 18 21
>
> Which appears to be triangle A115281 seen as a square array.
> This array has the property that the matrix inverse is the
> same array reversed and signed:
> 21 -18 14 -10 6 -2
> -18 17 -14 10 -6 2
> 14 -14 13 -10 6 -2
> -10 10 -10 9 -6 2
> 6 -6 6 -6 5 -2
> -2 2 -2 2 -2 1
>
> Is there a name for an array with that property?
>
> Regards,
> Mats Granvik
>
>
>
>
> _______________________________________________
>
> Seqfan Mailing list - http://list.seqfan.eu/
>

```

More information about the SeqFan mailing list