Permutation Groups and Combinatorial Structures
Normal Price: $96.95
Your Price: $87.26 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $9.69! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $4.36 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Permutation Groups and Combinatorial Structures by Norman L. Biggs
Book DescriptionThe subject of this book is the action of permutation groups on sets associated with combinatorial structures. Each chapter deals with a particular structure: groups, geometries, designs, graphs and maps respectively. A unifying theme for the first four chapters is the construction of finite simple groups. In the fifth chapter, a theory of maps on orientable surfaces is developed within a combinatorial framework. This simplifies and extends the existing literature in the field. The book is designed both as a course text and as a reference book for advanced undergraduate and graduate students. A feature is the set of carefully constructed projects, intended to give the reader a deeper understanding of the subject.
Buy Permutation Groups and Combinatorial Structures book by Norman L. Biggs from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780521222877
(228mm x 152mm x 9mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 16-Aug-1979
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Norman L. Biggs
Discrete Mathematics, Paperback (December 2002)
Includes chapters on statements and proof, logical framework, and natural numbers and the integers. This edition also features over 1000 tailored exercises and an accompanying website containing hints and solutions to all exercises. It is suitable for mathematicians and computer scientists seeking a first approach to this topic.
Mathematics for Economics and Finance, Paperback (July 1996)
An introduction to mathematical modelling in economics and finance.
Algebraic Graph Theory, Paperback (February 1994)
A revision of an important textbook: essential reading for all combinatorialists.
Graph Theory, 1736-1936, Paperback (December 1986)» View all books by Norman L. Biggs
Building on a set of original writings from some of the founders of graph theory, this book traces the historical development of the subject through a linking commentary. The relevant underlying mathematics is also explained, providing an introduction to the subject for students.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Permutation Groups and Combinatorial Structures book by Norman L. Biggs and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.