Thursday, October 21
Tuesday, October 26
 Derangements
 Generating Functions
(pdf of Notes pages 11–20)
 Ways to score k points in basketball
Thursday, October 28
Tuesday, November 2
 Finish Discussion
 Important generating function manipulations
Thursday, November 4
Tuesday, November 9
 Application: Solving recurrence relations
(pdf of Notes pages 21–26)
 Application: A closed form for Fibonacci numbers
 Application: A generating function for partitions
Thursday, November 11
Tuesday, November 16
 Counting pattern avoidance
 Catalan numbers
Thursday, November 18
Tuesday, November 23
Thursday, November 25
Tuesday, November 30
Thursday, December 2
 Question and Answer Session
Tuesday, December 7
Thursday, December 9
Tuesday, December 14, 6:158:15 pm
