# Discrete Mathematics & Theoretical Computer Science

## Volume 6 n° 1 (2003), pp. 101-106

author: | Peter Paule and Helmut Prodinger |
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title: | Fountains, histograms, and q-identities |

keywords: | q-identities, fountains, histograms, Schur polynomials |

abstract: | We solve the
recursion
S, both,
explicitly, and in the limit for _{n}=S_{n-1}-q^{nS}_{n-p}n → ∞, proving in this way a formula due to Merlini and Sprugnoli. It is also discussed how computer algebra could be applied.
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reference: | Peter Paule and Helmut Prodinger (2003),
Fountains, histograms, and q-identities,
Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science 6, pp. 101-106 |

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