Seminar

Chen Wang's proof of the Borwein Conjecture

Algebraic and Enumerative Combinatorics

27 February 10:00 - 10:50

Christian Krattenthaler - University of Vienna

The Borwein Conjecture is a famous conjecture in partition theory. A student of mine, Chen Wang, gave a proof last year. In the talk I explain the conjecture and what was known about it. Then I sketch the main ideas of the proof. (They are not combinatorial but rather analytic.) I conclude by listing some further open problems of similar flavour.
Organizers
Sara Billey
University of Washington
Petter Brändén
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Sylvie Corteel
Université Paris Diderot, Paris 7
Svante Linusson
KTH Royal Institute of Technology

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Svante Linusson

linusson@math.kth.se

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