Doriana Bisan: Partitions and elliptic functions. Diplom thesis, Ferrara 1992. Original title: Partizioni e funzioni ellittiche.

ALGEBRA OF PARTITIONS Formal power series Infinite sums and infinite products of formal power series Partitions of a number Pentagonal numbers and recursion formula for p(n) Lambert series ELLIPTIC FUNCTIONS Meromorphic functions Entire functions and the product theorem of Weierstraß The theorem of Mittag-Leffler Periods of meromorphic functions General properties of elliptic functions The Weierstraß p-function THETA FUNCTIONS Fourier series of a simply periodic entire function The four theta functions Representation of the theta functions as infinite products Identity of Rogers-Ramanujan REFERENCES