Schur and Schubert polynomials as Thom polynomials—cohomology of moduli spaces

László Fehér and Richárd Rimányi
  • 1 Rényi Institute
  • 2 Ohio State University


The theory of Schur and Schubert polynomials is revisited in this paper from the point of view of generalized Thom polynomials. When we apply a general method to compute Thom polynomials for this case we obtain a new definition for (double versions of) Schur and Schubert polynomials: they will be solutions of interpolation problems.

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