Graduate Student Combinatorics Seminar Sponsored by DIMACS
The Circle Method
Location: Hill Grad Student Lounge
Date & time: Wednesday, 27 January 2016 at 12:10PM - 12:11PM
Katie McKeon, Rutgers University: A generating function for the number of partitions of an integer is fairly easy to obtain, but a bit unruly to work with. We will use a tool from analytic number theory to develop an asymptotic formula for the partition function via its generating function.