Harald Fripertinger1

May 26, 2011

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Lehrstuhl II für Mathematik

Department of Mathematics

University of Bayreuth

Postfach 10 12 51

8580 Bayreuth, Germany

This program system is devoted to the linear representation theory, the invariant theory and the combinatorics of finite symmetric groups and related classes of groups. It was developed jointly at the Lehrstühle II/IV für Mathematik, University of Bayreuth, at the LITP, Université Paris VII, and at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth. Financial support by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft and the European exchange programs PROCOPE and ARC is gratefully acknowledged.

The permission to redistribute this software remains at the Lehrstuhl II für Mathematik. Copies are distributed freely for non-commercial purposes only. You will get the program source together with a LaTeX-source for this introductory user's guide.

SYMMETRICA is distributed without any warranty. Please inform us about bugs, modifications, wishes, improvements and applications.

harald.fripertinger "at", May 26, 2011