A bijection of the set of 3-regular partitions

Glen Mullineux

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Abstract

A bijection of the set of 3-regular partitions of an integer n is constructed. It is shown that this map has order 2 and that the 3-cores of a partition and its image have diagrams which are mutual transposes. It is conjectured that this is the same bijection as the one induced, using the labeling of Farahat, Müller, and Peel, from the action of the alternating character upon the 3-modular irreducible representations of the symmetric group of degree n.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)115-124
Number of pages10
JournalJournal of Combinatorial Theory, Series A
Volume28
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1980

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