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On the combinatorics of crystal graphs, II. The crystal commutor

Author: Cristian Lenart
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 136 (2008), 825-837
MSC (2000): Primary 20G42; Secondary 17B10, 22E46
Published electronically: November 30, 2007
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Abstract: We present an explicit combinatorial realization of the commutor in the category of crystals which was first studied by Henriques and Kamnitzer. Our realization is based on certain local moves defined by van Leeuwen.

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Cristian Lenart
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, State University of New York at Albany, Albany, New York 12222

Keywords: Crystals, root operators, coboundary category, commutor, Lusztig's involution, van Leeuwen's jeu de taquin.
Received by editor(s): February 16, 2007
Published electronically: November 30, 2007
Additional Notes: The author was supported by National Science Foundation grant DMS-0403029
Communicated by: Jim Haglund
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