Math 584/CS 575
METHODS OF COMBINATORICS, Spring 2018

Instructor:   Jozsef   Balogh
Office: 233B Illini Hall
Phone: (217) 244-1918 (office)
E-mail: jobal@math.uiuc.edu
Time and place: 12:00- 12:50 pm MWF, 241 Altgeld Hall
Office Hour: by appointment.
PREREQUISITES:
Math 580 or consent of instructor, obtainable by familiarity with elementary combinatorics.

MAKE UP CLASSES:

COURSE REQUIREMENTS:
There will be 3-6 homework assignments. Homework allows you to choose five out of six problems to write up. Problems are worth 5 points each, so the maximum score/homework is 25 points. For Math 584 students A is from 80%, grade drops by 5% (so 75% is A-). Make up possibilities include giving lecture.

TEXT:
Jiri Matousek: 33 Miniatures, Mathematical and Algorithmic Applications of Linear Algebra + selected research papers.