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Algebraic combinatorics : walks, trees, tableaux, and more / Richard P. Stanley.

Author/creator Stanley, Richard P., 1944- author.
Format Book and Print
EditionSecond edition.
Publication Info Cham : Springer, [2018]
Descriptionxvi, 263 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Subject(s)
Series Undergraduate texts in mathematics, 0172-6056
Undergraduate texts in mathematics. ^A236098
Contents Preface to the second edition -- Updated preface to the first edition -- Basic notation. 1. Walks in graphs -- 2. Cubes and the Radon transform -- 3. Random walks -- 4. Sperner property -- 5. Group actions on Boolean algebras -- 6. Young diagrams and q-binomial coefficients -- 7. Enumeration under group action -- 8. Glimpse of Young tableaux -- Appendix 1. RSK algorithm -- Appendix 2. Plane partitions -- 9. Matrix-Tree Theorem -- Appendix. Three elegant combinatorial proofs -- 10. Eulerian digraphs and oriented trees -- 11. Cycles, bonds, and electrical networks -- 12. Glimpse of combinatorial commutative algebra --13. Miscellaneous gems of algebraic combinatorics -- Hints and comments for some exercises.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 251-256) and index.
ISBN3319771728 (paperback)
ISBN9783319771724 (paperback)

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