MATH 550 Combinatorics (4 credits)

Offered by: Mathematics and Statistics (Faculty of Science)


Mathematics & Statistics (Sci) : Enumerative combinatorics: inclusion-exclusion, generating functions, partitions, lattices and Moebius inversion. Extremal combinatorics: Ramsey theory, Turan's theorem, Dilworth's theorem and extremal set theory. Graph theory: planarity and colouring. Applications of combinatorics.

Terms: Winter 2016

Instructors: Sergey Norin (Winter)

  • Intended primarily for honours and graduate students in mathematics.

  • Restriction: Permission of instructor.