[Reading] ➶ Algebraic Combinatorics By Richard P. Stanley – Buyprobolan50.co.uk Written by one of the foremost experts in the field Algebraic Combinatorics is a uniue undergraduate textbook that will prepare the next generation of pure and applied mathematicians The combination o Written by one of the foremost experts in the field Algebraic Combinatorics is a uniue undergraduate textbook that will prepare the next generation of pure and applied mathematicians The combination of the author’s extensive knowledge of combinatorics and classical and practical tools from algebra will inspire motivated students to delve deeply into the fascinating interplay between algebra and combinatorics Readers will be able to apply their newfound knowledge to mathematical engineering and business models The text is primarily intended for use in a one semester advanced undergraduate course in Algebraic Combinatorics enumerative combinatorics or graph theory Prereuisites include a basic knowledge of linear algebra over a field existence of finite fields and group theory The topics in each chapter build on one another and include extensive problem sets as well as hints to selected exercises Key topics include walks on graphs cubes and the Radon transform the Matrix–Tree Theorem and the Sperner property There are also three appendices on purely enumerative aspects of combinatorics related to the chapter material the RSK algorithm plane partitions and the enumeration of labeled trees Richard Stanley is currently professor of Applied Mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Stanley has received several awards including the George Polya Prize in applied combinatorics the Guggenheim Fellowship and the Leroy P Steele Prize for mathematical exposition Also by the author Combinatorics and Commutative Algebra Second Edition © Birkhauser.
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- Algebraic Combinatorics
- Richard P. Stanley
- 06 June 2015 Richard P. Stanley