U(M) Undergraduate Math Club
Fall 2019

Unless otherwise indicated, the Math Club meets from 4:00 until 4:50 pm on Thursdays in the 2nd floor Nesbitt Common Room (East Hall 2851). As always, Pizza and Pop are free.

Schedule of Talks

Click on the title of a talk for the abstract (if available).

September 12
Sara Lapan, UC Riverside
A snapshot of complex dynamics near a fixed point
September 19
Mark Conger
The mathematics of card shuffling
September 26
Igor Kriz
Polarized light and the Hopf fibration
October 3
Eric Canton
Long Division and Calculus for Integers
October 10
Jakub Witaszek
Algebraic curves and classical geometry
October 17
Charlie Doering
Nature's most important force - buoyancy
October 24
Chris Cunningham, Elgin Community College
Hackenbush and surreal numbers
October 31
?! Mystery Speaker ?!
Mathematical monsters and transfinite terrors
November 7
Roger Nelsen, Lewis & Clark College
Visualization in elementary number theory
November 14
Spencer Dowdall, Vanderbilt University
Horror of horoballs! The Möbiusville rational riddle
November 21
Hailun Zheng
November 28
[No meeting]
Happy Thanksgiving!
December 5
Jonathan Gerhard

Winter 2019 Schedule

Current Schedule

Winter 2020 Schedule

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