The Mathematical Intelligencer

, Volume 38, Issue 2, pp 4–5 | Cite as

Catalan Numbers

  • Federico Ardila


Gain Control Vote Choice Catalan Number Cinc Antu 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.



This work was partially supported by the SFSU-Colombia Combinatorics Initiative and the USA National Science Foundation CAREER Award DMS-0956178. I thank Luis Raga at Fiore Caffé in San Francisco for a strong cup of coffee and a great story, May-Li Khoe for helping me find the best way to tell that story, and the anonymous referee for her swift and valuable feedback.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.San Francisco State UniversitySan FranciscoUSA
  2. 2.Universidad de Los AndesBogotáColombia

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