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A Criterion for Bases of the Ring of Symmetric Functions
Vlad Timofte
Department of Mathematics, University of Mississippi, 305 Hume Hall, P.O. Box 1848, MS 38677, USA
vlad@olemiss.edu
Annals of Combinatorics 9 (4) p.495-499 December, 2005
AMS Subject Classification: 05E05
Abstract:
We give a criterion for bases of the ring of symmetric functions in n indeterminates over a commutative ring R with identity. A related algorithm is presented in the last section.
Keywords: symmetric function, generator, Jacobian

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