DIMACS - Graduate Student Combinatorics Seminar

Title: From French Desserts to British Majors

Speaker: Keith Frankston, Rutgers University

Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 12:10pm

Location: Graduate Student Lounge, 7th Floor, Hill Center, Rutgers University, Busch Campus, Piscataway, NJ


Abstract: In this talk we will explore the connection between tilings of hexagons and plane partitions. We will also prove MacMahon's well known result about the number of plane partitions of bounded row, column and part size.