The next UMS will be held at UIC on Saturday, November 10, 2018.
Download the symposium poster (designed by Jānis Lazovskis)
Plenary lectures are 50 minutes and student lectures 20 minutes; breaks of 10 minutes between talks allow for questions and discussion. A catered lunch of sandwiches and salads is provided for all symposium participants.
Friday, November 9 | |
4:00 - 5:00pm | Poster previews and math department tea in SEO 300 |
Saturday, November 10 | |
8:15 - 8:50am | Sign-in and coffee in SEO 300 |
Morning session — Plenary Lectures — Lecture Center F1 | |
9:00am | Dhruv Mubayi - From Ramsey theory to arithmetic progressions and hypergraphs |
10:00am | Richard Kenyon - The shape of a large integer partition |
11:00am | Nathan Kaplan - Dudeney's No-Three-In-Line Problem |
12:00pm | Lunch in SEO 300 |
Afternoon Session 1 — Student lectures — Lecture Center F1 | |
1:00pm | Gabriel Flores - A Priori Simulation of a Smart-Navigated UAV Disaster Cargo Fleet |
1:30pm | Marisa Gaetz - Anti-power j-fixes of the Thue-Morse word |
2:00pm | Katie Gallagher - Generating functions for power moments of elliptic curves over F_{p} |
2:30pm | Coffee break in SEO 300 |
Afternoon session 2 — Student lectures — Lecture Center F1 | |
3:00pm | Seth Colbert-Pollack - Shift operators on directed infinite graphs |
3:30pm | Alexander Vetter - Deformations of the Weyl Character Formula via Ice Models |
4:00pm | Maxine Calle - Putting the "k" in Curvature: k-Plane Constant Curvature Conditions |
4:30 - 5:30pm | Poster Session — SEO 300 |