Algebraic languages and polyomnoes enumeration

  • M. P. Delest
  • G. Viennot
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 154)


The purpose of this paper is to show the use of algebraic languages theory in solving an open problem in combinatorics : give a formula for the number of convex polyominoes.


Algebraic System Catalan Number Lattice Polygon Rational Language Algebraic Language 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. P. Delest
    • 1
  • G. Viennot
    • 2
  1. 1.Université Bordeaux IIBordeaux CedexFrance
  2. 2.Université Bordeaux ITalenceFrance

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