Classical Combinatorics: In honor of Dominique Foata's 65th birthday


Time Friday Saturday Sunday
8:30 - 9:20 R. Stanley
Open Problems in Enumerative Combinatorics
X. Viennot
Physics and Classical Combinatorics
R. Askey
Orthogonal Polynomials and Combinatorics
9:20 - 10:00 Break Break Break
10:00 - 10:30 V. Strehl
A New (?) Proof of a Truly Classical Result in Enumeration
I. Gessel
Rook Theory and Counting Permutations by Cycles
L. Habsieger
On Integral Zeros of Krawtchouk Polynomials
10:40 - 11:10 C. Greene
Some New Results on Rational Function Identities and Posets
D. Kremer
Wilf Classes for Pairs of Patterns of Length Four
Y. Roichman
The Flag Major Index and Diagonal Actions
11:20 - 11:50 L. Butler
An Open Problem on Necklaces
R. Sulanke
Moments of Generalized Motzkin Paths
J. Zeng
Combinatorics of Sheffer Polynomials Revisited
12:00 - 12:30 D. Bressoud
Observations on the Proof of the Alternating Sign Matrix Conjecture
C. Krattenthaler
Permutations with Restricted Patterns and Dyck Paths
D. Stanton
q-Hermite Polynomials Revisited
12:30 - 2:30 Lunch Lunch Lunch
2:30 - 3:20 D. Richards
Hierarchy of FKG Inequalities
G. Andrews
Some Things Ramanujan May Have Had Up His Sleeve
M. Wachs
Bounded Degree Graph Complexes
3:30 - 4:00 K. Eriksson
Light the Lamps
T. Amdeberhan
Hypergeometric and q-hypergeometric Determinants a Click Away
M. Bousquet-Melou
Counting Walks on the Slit Plane
4:10 - 4:40 K. O'Hara
Some Thoughts on U(n,k): The Subposets of the Partitions Counted by the Gaussian Polynomials, Under Inclusion
G.-N. Han
Rectangular Scott-type Permanents
W. Y.-C. Chen
Bijections Behind the Ramanujan Polynomials
4:50 - 5:20 F. Garvan
Shifted Partition Identities and Conjectures
J. Remmel
Generating Functions for Permutation Statistics and Symmetric Function Identities
P. Leroux
The Dissymmetry Theorem for Trees, Variants and Applications
5:30 - 6:00 S. Billey
Applications of Heaps on Reduced Words
E.K. Lloyd
John Howard Redfield
L. Shapiro
Some Questions Involving Random Walks and Generating Functions

In Memoriam: Rodica Simion