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Feb. 26: AGC Seminar, Jason Smith

Time: 3-3:50 p.m.
Place: MB 124

Jason Smith, Boise State University

Title: Using graphs to count

Abstract: By counting triangles in complete graphs and edges in complete bipartite graphs we give combinatorial proofs for identities for sums of the first n positive integers, square integers, and cubed integers. An open problem will be given. Time permitting purely combinatorial proofs for these identities will also be given.


February 26, 2016
3:00 pm - 3:50 pm
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