If one considers a set of n objects--let's call them points--a Steiner Triple System of order n is a set of triples of points--let's call them lines--which has the property that every pair of points occurs in exactly one line.
What does STS stand for?
STS stands for Steiner Triple System
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focus on several basic designs: Steiner triple systems, latin squares, and finite projective and affine plane.
He proceeds to difference sets and difference methods, the "main existence" theorem, Latin squares andorthognality, one-factorization and applications, Steiner triple systems, Kirkman triple systems, Hadamard matrices, room squares and advanced applications.