### DIMACS - Graduate Student Combinatorics Seminar

Title: Some Applications of Combinatorial Nullstellensatz

Speaker: **Yonah Biers-Ariel**, Rutgers University

Date: Wednesday, October 25, 2017 12:10pm

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

Abstract:

Combinatorial Nullstellensatz is a surprisingly powerful proof technique based on an elementary observation. We will look at some results from Noga Alonâ€™s original paper which demonstrate the ability of this strategy to make very difficult problems quite straightforward.

See: http://www.math.rutgers.edu/~yb165/GCS.html