Department of Mathematics

Combinatorics and Graph Theory

  •  Brendon Rhoades, UCSD
  •  Superspace, Vandermondes, and representations
  •  09/14/2022
  •  3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
  •  Online (virtual meeting) (Virtual Meeting Link)
  •  Bruce E Sagan (

We present an extension of the Vandermonde determinant from the polynomial ring to superspace. These superspace Vandermondes are used to construct modules over the symmetric group with (occasionally conjectural) connections to geometry and coinvariant theory. Joint with Andy Wilson.



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