Advanced Seminar on Polycubes - 236801
Prof. Gill Barequet (barequet@cs.technion.ac.il)
Fall 2008-09


Syllabus

This seminar will cover most of the literature on polyominoes and polycubes enumeration and asymptotic growth rates.


News and Messages

(23/Dec/08)
Note that the student presentations are available in the web page!

(14/Dec/08)
The meeting of Monday 15/12/08 is canceled.

(24/Nov/08)
The meeting of Monday 8/12/08 is canceled.

(12/Nov/08)
Students who did not register yet to the mailing list are requested to do this immediately!
Students who were not assigned yet a date and paper for their talk are requested to correspond with me via e-mail.

(10/Nov/08)
The meeting of 17/11/08 is canceled.

(31/Aug/08)
1. Students of this seminar are requested to join the mailing-list of the course. In order to do that, please send me by e-mail the following details: full name, id, faculty, and degree. (This is in addition to the formal registration to the seminar!)
2. Attendance: Let n be the number of meetings with talks.
   If n>10, then every student is expected to attend Min(10,n-2) meetings.
   If n<=10, then every student is expected to attend n-1 meetings.
3. Paper assigments will be performed during the first week of the semester.


Bibliography

See here.


Seminar Plan

Monday 10/Nov/08:
Gill B.: Introduction

Monday 17/Nov/08:
(no meeting)

Monday 24/Nov/08:
Oded Ben Dov: [DV84]

Monday 1/Dec/08:
Shahar Salzman: [Lu72, Lu75]

Monday 8/Dec/08:
(no meeting)

Monday 15/Dec/08:
(no meeting)

Monday 22/Dec/08:
Emil Fisher: [Cl80, Ki88]

Monday 29/Dec/08:
Dani Daniel: [RW81]

Monday 5/Jan/08:
Gilad Landau: [KR73]

Monday 12/Jan/08:
Yonatan Geffen: [Re81]
Sofi Sherman: [Me92]

Monday 19/Jan/08:
Denis Kozubailo and Vasily Filipov: [Je01, Je03, BM07]
Doron Tiferet: [AB06, AB08]

Monday 26/Jan/08:
Kolman Vornovitsky: [BMRR06]

Monday 2/Feb/08:
Tom Meiri: [BBR09]

Monday 9/Feb/08:
Gadi Aleksandrowicz: [GP95]