Number Theory

   

Towards a Proof of the Twin Prime Conjecture

Authors: James Edwin Rock

Let Pn be the n_th prime. For twin primes Pn – Pn-1 = 2. We exhibit two formulas for calculating the number of twin primes in the closed interval [Pn, Pn^2]. We show there is a lower limit for the number of twin primes in the closed interval [Pn, Pn^2].

Comments: 2 pages of exposition and 3 pages with supporting tables. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

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[v1] 2018-12-31 14:29:57
[v2] 2019-01-07 12:49:24
[v3] 2019-01-14 10:52:26

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