Foundations of Combinatorics with Applications
by Edward A. Bender, S. Gill Williamson
Publisher: Dover Publications 2006
Number of pages: 480
This introduction to combinatorics, the foundation of the interaction between computer science and mathematics, is suitable for upper-level undergraduates and graduate students in engineering, science, and mathematics. Some ability to construct proofs is assumed.
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by Linfan Mao - InfoQuest
Topics covered in this book include fundamental of mathematical combinatorics, differential Smarandache n-manifolds, combinatorial or differentiable manifolds and submanifolds, Lie multi-groups, combinatorial principal fiber bundles, etc.
by Peter J. Cameron - Queen Mary, University of London
Contents: Subsets and binomial coefficients; Selections and arrangements; Power series; Recurrence relations; Partitions and permutations; The Principle of Inclusion and Exclusion; Families of sets; Systems of distinct representatives; etc.
by Richard P. Stanley - MIT
Contents: Walks in graphs; Cubes and the Radon transform; Random walks; The Sperner property; Group actions on boolean algebras; Young diagrams and q-binomial coefficients; Enumeration under group action; A glimpse of Young tableaux; etc.
by Albert Nijenhuis, Herbert S. Wilf - Academic Press Inc
This is a collection of mathematical algorithms with many new and interesting examples in this second edition. The authors tried to place in the reader's hands a kit of building blocks with which the reader can construct more elaborate structures.