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Combinatorial applications of Möbius inversion


Authors: Marie Jameson and Robert P. Schneider
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 142 (2014), 2965-2971
MSC (2010): Primary 11A25, 11P84, 05A17
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-2014-12020-X
Published electronically: May 12, 2014
MathSciNet review: 3223351
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Abstract: In important work on the parity of the partition function, Ono (2010) related values of the partition function to coefficients of a certain mock theta function modulo 2. In this paper, we use Möbius inversion to give analogous results which relate several combinatorial functions via identities rather than congruences.


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Marie Jameson
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322
Email: mjames7@emory.edu

Robert P. Schneider
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322
Email: robert.schneider@emory.edu

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-2014-12020-X
Received by editor(s): September 10, 2012
Published electronically: May 12, 2014
Communicated by: Matthew A. Papanikolas
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