## Prime Numbers as a Function of a Geometric Progression

**Authors:** Leif R. Uppström, Daniel Uppström

In mathematical literature it is asked for a computable function or efficient algorithm to find all, or at least a large subset, of the prime numbers. This paper shows that all primes can be characerised by their reciprocal period length *L* and its figure value *R*. These parameters are given for each prime after inversion to an infinitely repeated period and are used to group all primes into disjoint sets that arise as a function of a geometric progression. This theory suggests new ways to enumerate and find large primes.

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[v1] 2017-10-18 15:14:30

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