Course Archives    Theoretical Statistics and Mathematics Unit
Course: Combinatorics
Instructor: Bhaskar Bagchi
Room: G23
Level: Undergraduate
Time: Currently offered
Past Exams

Syllabus: Review of finite fields, Mutually orthogonal Latin squares and finite projective planes, Desargue theorem, t-designs and their one point extensions. Review of group actions, transitive and multiply transitive actions, Mathieu groups, Witt designs, Fisher inequality, symmetric designs. Graphs, Hamilton Cycles and Euler Cycles, Planar Graphs, vector spaces and matrices associated with Graphs, Flows in Directed Graphs, Connectivity and Mengers Theorem, Matching, Tuttes 1-Factor Theorem.

Reference Texts:
1. P. J. Cameron and J.H. Van Lint: Graphs, codes and designs
2. D. R. Hughes and F. Piper: Projective planes, Graduate texts in Mathematics 6
3. B. Bollobas: Graph Theory (Chapters I - III)

Midterm Exam 33 marks
Assignment -- marks
Final Exam 67 marks
Total 100 marks

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Past Exams
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Supplementary and Back Paper
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