Richard Stanley: Enumerative and Algebraic Combinatorics in the1960’s and 1970’s

In his comment to the previous post by Igor Pak, Joe Malkevitch referred us to a wonderful paper by Richard Stanley on enumerative and algebraic combinatorics in the 1960’s and 1970’s.

See also this post on Richard’s memories regarding the proof of the upper bound theorem for spheres Richard Stanley: How the Proof of the Upper Bound Theorem (for spheres) was Found.

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1 Response to Richard Stanley: Enumerative and Algebraic Combinatorics in the1960’s and 1970’s

  1. For those wishing to learn more about enumerative combinatorics beyond the books and papers of Igor Pak and Richard Stanley take a look at:

    Handbook of Enumerative Combinatorics, Miklos Bona, Editor, CRC Press

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