13. More on partitions and permutations
More and more I’m aware that the permutations are not unlimited.
Russell Hoban, Turtle Diary (1975)
TOPICS: Partition numbers; conjugacy classes of permutations; diagrams and tableaux; symmetric polynomials
TECHNIQUES: Generating functions; proof of identities by counting
ALGORITHMS: Robinson–Schensted–Knuth correspondence
In Chapter 3, we considered partitions and permutations of a finite set. Here, we look at the ...