The Tic-Tac-Toe Theory

COMPUTER SCIENCE/DISCRETE MATH SEMINAR, II
Topic:The Tic-Tac-Toe Theory
Speaker:Jozsef Beck
Affiliation:Rutgers University
Date:Tuesday, January 25
Time/Room:10:30am - 12:30pm/S-101

I want to show proofs for two things: (1) what kind of complicated structures can a player build in a "generalized Tic-Tac-Toe game", and (2) how to get the "exact solutions" of infinitely many games. I'll try to illustrate the ideas on simple examples.