Puzzles in Memory of Solomon Golomb

Joe Buhler, Paul Cuff, Al Hales, Richard Stong

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We give 12 mathematical puzzles (and their solutions) that were presented at a special session in honor of Sol Golomb at the 2017 ITA meeting in San Diego. Some are 'well known,' and the very first one is a famous result due to Golomb.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2839-2843
Number of pages5
JournalIEEE Transactions on Information Theory
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 2018
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Information Systems
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Library and Information Sciences


  • Combinatorial mathematics
  • geometry
  • probability


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