Visiting Assistant Professor

Cornell University
Department of Mathematics
581 Malott Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853

Phone: (607) 255-4892
Email: cilanne at math dot cornell dot edu

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Research Interests 


Symmetry of $k$-marked Durfee symbols.
In preparation.

Dyson's new symmetry and generalized Rogers-Ramanujan identities.  (ps) (pdf)
Submitted (July 2006).

A combinatorial proof of the Rogers-Ramanujan and Schur identities.  (ps) (pdf)
With Igor Pak, J. Combin. Theory Ser. A, 113(6):1019-1030, 2006.

Partition identity bijections related to sign-balance and rank.  (pdf)
MIT Ph.D. Thesis (April 2005).

A four-parameter partition identity.  (ps) (pdf)
Accepted in the Ramanujan Journal (August 2004).

Ethnic diversity and democratic stability.
With Kanchan Chandra, in preparation.

A model of change in an ethnic demography.  (pdf)
With Kanchan Chandra, preprint (July 2003); will become a chapter in a book entitled Ethnicity, Politics and Economics.


La « nouvelle symétrie » de Dyson et les identités de Rogers-Ramanujan. (pdf)
Exposé donné à l'UQÀM en septembre 2006.

A new combinatorial Rogers-Ramanujan proof.  (pdf)
Slides from talk given at Cornell University in September 2005. 

A four-parameter partition identity.  (pdf)
Slides from a talk given at the 16th international conference on Formal Power Series and Algebraic Combinatorics (FPSAC), Vancouver, Canada, June 28 - July 2, 2004.