Thirty-three miniatures : [electronic resource] mathematical and algorithmic applications of linear algebra / Jiří Matoušek.

Matoušek, Jiří, 1963- author.
Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c2010.
1 online resource (x, 182 pages) : illustrations.
The Student Mathematical Library, v. 53

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33 miniatures
Student Mathematical Library.
Algebras, Linear.
Miniature 1. Fibonacci numbers, quickly Miniature 2. Fibonacci numbers, the formula Miniature 3. The clubs of Oddtown Miniature 4. Same-size intersections Miniature 5. Error-correcting codes Miniature 6. Odd distances Miniature 7. Are these distances Euclidean? Miniature 8. Packing complete bipartite graphs Miniature 9. Equiangular lines Miniature 10. Where is the triangle? Miniature 11. Checking matrix multiplication Miniature 12. Tiling a rectangle by squares Miniature 13. Three Petersens are not enough Miniature 14. Petersen, Hoffman-Singleton, and maybe 57 Miniature 15. Only two distances Miniature 16. Covering a cube minus one vertex Miniature 17. Medium-size intersection is hard to avoid Miniature 18. On the difficulty of reducing the diameter Miniature 19. The end of the small coins Miniature 20. Walking in the yard Miniature 21. Counting spanning trees Miniature 22. In how many ways can a man tile a board? Miniature 23. More bricks
more walls? Miniature 24. Perfect matchings and determinants Miniature 25. Turning a ladder over a finite field Miniature 26. Counting compositions Miniature 27. Is it associative? Miniature 28. The secret agent and umbrella Miniature 29. Shannon capacity of the union: A tale of two fields Miniature 30. Equilateral sets Miniature 31. Cutting cheaply using eigenvectors Miniature 32. Rotating the cube Miniature 33. Set pairs and exterior products
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Electronic reproduction. Providence, Rhode Island : American Mathematical Society. 2012
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