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UK WILDCATS Seminar

845 PATTERSON OFFICE TOWER

2011 - 2012

Benjamin Braun

University of Kentucky

"Euler-Mahonian statistics via polyhedral geometry"

Monday, October 17, 2011

Robert Davis

University of Kentucky

"Mahonian partition identities via polyhedral geometry"

Monday, October 24, 2011

Margaret Readdy

University of Kentucky

"Euler flag enumeration of Whitney stratified spaces"

Monday, October 31, 2011

Kayla Blyman

University of Kentucky

"Grid graphs, Gorenstein polytopes, and domino stackings"

Monday, November 7, 2011

Clifford Taylor

University of Kentucky

"Enumeration of integer solutions to linear inequalities defined by digraphs"

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Ashley Harrison

University of Kentucky

"Symmetrically constrained compositions"

Monday, November 14, 2011

Robert Molzon

University of Kentucky

"Evolutionary dynamics and efficient equilibria in games"

Monday, November 28, 2011

Brad Fox

University of Kentucky

"An Extended Euler-Poincare Theorem"

Matthias Lenz

TU Berlin

"Zonotopal algebra and Mason's conjecture"

Monday, April 2, 2012

Stuart Hamilton

University of Kentucky

"Combinatorial interpretations of binomial coefficient analogues related to Lucas sequences"

Monday, April 9, 2012

Yue Cai

University of Kentucky

"The negative q-binomial"

Monday, April 16, 2012

Hoda Bidkhori

MIT and North Carolina State University

"Lattice path matroid polytopes"

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Thursday, April 19, 2012

JiYoon Jung

University of Kentucky

"Analytic and topological combinatorics of partition posets and permutations"

Monday, April 23, 2012

Matt Kahle

Ohio State University

"Configuration spaces of hard spheres"