UM Undergraduate Math Club
Winter 2015

Unless otherwise indicated, the Math Club meets from 4:10 until 5 (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).

January 8, 4:10-5 pm
Martin Strauss
Calculus -- no limits!
January 15, 4:10-5 pm
Charlotte Chan
The Game of SET
January 22, 4:10-5 pm
Robert Walker
A Visual Invitation to Algebraic Geometry
January 29, 4:10-5 pm
Ian Shipman
Continued Fractions
February 5, 4:10-5 pm
Scott Rich
The Mathematics of the Brain: An Introduction to Computational Neuroscience
February 12, 4:10-5 pm
Alex Leaf
The Graph Minor Theorem
February 19, 4:10-5 pm
Steven Damelin
Let's count linearly independent vectors!
February 26, 4:10-5 pm
Cameron Franc
The Skolem-Mahler-Lech theorem
March 5
[No Meeting]
Winter Break
March 12, 4:10-5 pm
Stephen DeBacker
The Seven Color Theorem
March 19, 4:10-5 pm
Ilya Volkovich
On Polynomial Identity Testing and Some Applications
March 26, 4:10-5 pm
Martin Strauss
Rational Tangles
April 2, 4:10-5 pm
Gabe Frieden
What's so great about generating functions?
April 9, 4:10-5 pm
Greg Muller
Electricity, magnetism and differential geometry
April 16, 4:10-5 pm
Edmund Harriss
Great Balls of Paper: a hands-on study of curvature and shape

Fall 2014 Schedule

Current Schedule

Fall 2015 Schedule

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