Projects

Fall 2019

  • The Construction of the Real Numbers
    Undergraduate: Sophie Cohen
    Graduate: Mostafa Mirabi
    Reference:
  • Tutte’s Theorem
    Undergraduate: Magda Kisielinska
    Graduate: Masoumeh Soleimani Amirshekari
    Reference:
  • Computational Complexity
    Undergraduate: Asya Vitko
    Graduate: Mitchell Riley
    Reference:

Spring 2019

  • Combinatorial Game Theory
    Undergraduate: Joe Mescall
    Graduate: Mitchell Riley
    Reference: Winning Ways for your Mathematical Plays by Berlekamp, Conway and Guy
  • Discrete Geometry
    Undergraduate: Sam Petersen
    Graduate: Noelle Sawyer
    References: Discrete and Computational Geometry by S. Devadoss and J. O’Rourke, A Graph Partitioning Model of Congressional Redistricting by S. Doyle in the Rose-Hulman Undergraduate Mathematics Journal, and Applying Voronoi Diagrams to the Redistricting Problem by L. Svec et al. in UMAP
  • Ergodic Theory
    Undergraduate: Nicole Zalewski
    Graduate: Andre Oliveira
    Reference: Ergodic Theory with a view towards Number Theory by M. Einsiedler and T. Ward
  • Quadratic Forms
    Undergraduate: Yaqian Tang
    Graduate: Freda Li
    Reference: Quadratic Forms lecture notes by Wai Kiu Chan

Fall 2018

  • Contined Fractions
    Undergraduate: Sam Bidwell
    Graduate: Andre Oliveira
    Reference: Continued Fractions, by Ya. Khintchine 
  • Down with Determinants!!
    Undergraduate: Thomas Hanes
    Graduate: Lisa Kaylor
    Reference: Down with Determinants!, by Sheldon Axler
  • The Development of Hyperbolic Geometry
    Undergraduate: Winona Murphy
    Graduate: Noelle Sawyer
    Reference: Euclidean and Non-Euclidean Geometries: Development and History, by Marvin Greenberg