The Art of Bijective Combinatorics Part I

** An introduction to enumerative, algebraic and bijective combinatorics**

The Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai, India (January-March 2016)

**Contents of the course**

Chapter 0 Introduction to the course (1 lecture)

Chapter 1 Ordinary generating functions (4 lectures)

Chapter 2 The Catalan garden (4 lectures)

Chapter 3 Exponential structures and generating functions (2 lectures)

Chapter 4 The n! garden (4 lectures)

Chapter 5 Tilings, determinants and non-intersecting paths (2 lectures)

A detailed content of each chapter is given in the corresponding pages, with references to the page number for slides, and to the corresponding time for the video.

**The playlist from matsciencechannel of the 17 videos of this course is here **