FMVE150 Algebraic combinatorics

Kursens poäng (högskolepoäng, hp) 7.5
Kursen ges normalt Kanske vart femte år
Tillhör forskarskola
Tillhör institution Matematiska vetenskaper
Kursansvarig
Niklas Eriksen, ner@chalmers.se
Kursbeskrivning
The students will become familiar with basic tools for studying permutations. Amongst other topics, the course will treat standard and semi-standard Young tableaux, the Robinson-Schensted algorithm, the hook length formula, various bases for symmetric functions and the matrices for base changes, Schur functions, the fundamental involution, inner products on symmetric functions and characters.
Litteratur
Sagan, The symmetric group
Stanley, Enumerative combinatorics, vol 2
Knuth, The art of computer programming, vol 3
MacDonald, Symmetric functions and Hall polynomials

Publicerad: ti 29 jan 2013.