Sponsored by the Rutgers University Department of Mathematics and the
Center for Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science (DIMACS)
Title: Developments in Alternating Sign Matrices
Speaker: David Bressoud, Macalester College
Date: Thursday, October 14, 2010 5:00pm
Location: Hill Center, Room 705, Rutgers University, Busch Campus, Piscataway, NJ
After an overview of the discoveries concerning alternating sign matrices that led to Doron's proof of the refined alternating sign matrix conjecture, this talk will introduce many of the developments that have arisen since then, suggesting that there is still a lot of room for exploration and experimentation with these ubiquitous objects.