Matt Gaikema

Mathematician & Programmer

Research

Paramatrized Algorithms for Hard Problems

Fall 2016 to Present

Worked under Jianer Chen.

Expansion of Permutations as a Product of Transpositions

Summer, 2016

Discovered formula determining the total number of different transposition decompositions of a permutation cycle, and developed a program to compute the entries and eigensystem of the integer partition matrix. Read the paper here.

Worked under Micheal Anshelevich.