Math 310H: Honors Concepts of Combinatorics Spring 2012
Penn State University

Instructor: David Little
Office: 403 McAllister
Office Hours: TR 2-4 and by appointment/walk-in
Phone: (814) 865-3329
Fax: (814) 865-3735
E-mail:dlittle@psu.edu

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Announcements
April 20, 2012
  • Partitions - Mathematica Document from class (right-click to download document)
  • Partition Animations
  • April 13, 2012
  • Integer Partitions Worksheet
  • Integer Partitions and Generating Functions Worksheet
  • Integer Partitions I: Generating Functions - Slides
  • Integer Partitions II: Theroems - Slides
  • April 2, 2012
  • Catalan Numbers - Slides from class
  • March 28, 2012
  • Exponential Generating Functions - Slides from class
  • March 26, 2012
  • Generating Functions II: Solving Combinatorial Problems - Slides from class
  • March 21, 2012
  • Generating Functions I: Solving Recurrence Relations - Slides from class
  • March 19, 2012
  • Linear Nonhomogeneous Recurrence Relations - Slides from class
  • Group Project
  • March 16, 2012
  • Linear Recurrence Relations - Slides from class
  • March 14, 2012
  • More Recurrence Relations - Slides from class
  • March 12, 2012
  • Number Sequences and Recurrence Relations - Slides from class
  • January 13, 2012
  • Handout on Writing Mathematically. Make sure to read through this handout before completing the first homework assignment.
  • The first homework assignment has been posted. Click on the "Homework" link above to download it.
  • January 9, 2012
  • Math 310H Syllabus
  • Additional Resources:
        generatingfunctionology by Herb Wilf
        Enumerative Combinatorics by Richard Stanley
        A=B by Petkovsek, Wilf, and Zeilberger