MATH 290 – CCN 15355; Reading seminar in combinatorics, Fall 2019



Combinatorics of multivariate orthogonal polynomials

Time: W 11:00, 748 Evans.

Organizer: Sylvie Corteel

e-mail: lastname at berkeley dot edu


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Schur processes, Symplectic Schur functions, MacDonald polynomials, Askey Wilson polynomials and Koornwinder polynomials...



Date

Topics

Speaker

Reading

09/04 and 09/11

Longest Increasing Subsequences and Oscillating Tableaux

Jeremy Meza

S. Sundaram's thesis
Paper by Aldous and Diaconis
Jeremy's notes

Increasing and decreasing subsequences and their variants

09/18

Limit shape for random partitions

David Keating

09/25

Asymptotics of the longest increasing subsequence of a permutation

Jorge Garza Vargas

10/02

Introduction to Ewens sampling formula

Sebastian Hummel

10/09

Ice Models for Type A

Yulia Alexandr





Possible papers and books

Sheila Sundaram Cauchy identity for Sp(2n)

Richard Stanley Increasing and decreasing subsequences and their variants

Dan Romik The Surprising Mathematics of Longest Increasing Subsequences

Jeremie Bouttier Teaching notes