Jay Pantone

John Wesley Young Research Instructor
Dartmouth College


Math 118

Winter 2016

This course starts by covering the symbolic method of Flajolet and Sedgewick, the asymptotic analysis of generating functions, and selected applications to combinatorial problems.

  • Lectures:
    M, W, F: 1:45pm - 2:50pm
    Haldeman 028
  • Office Hours:
    Monday, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
    Tuesday, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
    Thursday, 10:00am - 11:00am

Homework Assignments

Lecture Notes
Introduction to Generating Functions
Unlabeled Structures
Coefficient Extraction
Labeled Structures
Multivariate Generating Functions and Probability
Complex Analysis of GFs
Accompanying Code