Peter McNamara

Peter McNamara

Professor of Mathematics
Algebraic combinatorics
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About Peter McNamara

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • B.A., Trinity College Dublin

Research interests

- Positivity and equality of symmetric and quasisymmetric functions

- Edge labellings and combinatorial topology of partially ordered sets

- Bijective combinatorics

Selected Publications

1. The structure of the consecutive pattern poset, with Sergi Elizalde, International Mathematics Research Notices, 2018 (7), 2099–2034.

2. Comparing skew Schur functions: a quasisymmetric perspective, Journal of Combinatorics, 5 (1) (2014), 51–85.

3. Equality of P-partition generating functions, with Ryan E. Ward (Bucknell Class of 2011), Annals of Combinatorics, 18 (3) (2014), 489–514.

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