19 Jan. 1998 |
Nantel Bergeron
(York University) |
Basic Preliminary Concepts for A. Ram's Jan
26 Talks |

26 Jan. 1998 |
Arun Ram
(Princeton U.) |
Open problems in the theory of generalized standard
Young tableaux |

2 Feb. 1998 |
Stephanie van Willigenburg
(Visiting York University) |
A new basis for idempotents in the
descent algebra |

9 Feb. 1998 |
Frank Sottile
(University of Toronto) |
Pieri-type formulas for flag manifolds |

16 Feb. 1998 |
Ian Goulden
(Waterloo
U.) |
Transitive factorizations in the symmetric
group, and combinatorial aspects of singularity theory |

9 Mar. 1998 |
Terry Gannon
(York University) |
The Verlinde algebra explained so that even
Algebraic Combinatoricists can understand |

16 Mar. 1998 |
Y. Billig
(U of New Brunswich) |
Kac-Moody algebras and soliton theory. |

23 Mar. 1998 |
Andrew Dancer
(McMaster) |
Geometry of toric varieties |

27 Mar. 1998 |
M. Atkinson
(St-Andrews) |
Sets of permutations closed under subsequencing |

30 Mar. 1998 |
Yuri Medvedev
(York University) |
From profinite groups to compact |

3 Apr. 1998 |
F. Bergeron
(LACIM, UQAM) |
Variations on the Theme of Harmonics for
the Symmetric Group |

6 Apr. 1998 |
Brian Taylor
(Wayne State University) |
Initial terms, products of determinants, and
``the Calculus of Shapes. |

13 Apr. 1998 |
R. Simion
(G.-Washington U.) |
Relations between enumeration and convex polytopes
**CANCELED** |

22 Apr. 1998 |
Wolfgang N.Herfort,
(Technical University, Vienna) |
Compact Periodic Groups |

24 Apr. 1998 |
Louise-Charlotte Kappe
(SUNY at Binghamton) |
Supplementation in Groups (at 12:00) |