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The 3x+1 problem : new lower bounds on nontrivial cycle lengths

Published in Discrete Mathematics. 1993, vol. 118, no. 1-3, p. 45-56
Abstract Let T: N → N be the function defined by T(n) = n/2 if n is even, T(n) = (3n + 1)/2 if n is odd. We show, among other things, that any nontrivial cyclic orbit under iteration of T must contain at least 17 087 915 elements.
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