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8:15 - 8:50am | Sign-in and coffee in SEO 300 |
Morning session — Plenary Lectures — Lecture Center F1 | |
8:55am | Opening remarks |
9:00am | Andrea Young (Ripon) — Discrete Differential Geometry |
10:00am | Ramin Takloo-Bighash (UIC) — Distribution of orders in number fields |
11:00am | Nathan Dunfield (UIUC) — Mathematical truths: experiment, proof, and understanding |
12:00pm | Lunch in SEO 300 |
Afternoon Session 1 — Student lectures — Lecture Center F1 | |
1:00pm | Charles Alley (UIC) — Continued Fractions as Linear Fractional Transformations and Related Results |
1:30pm | Jake Marcinek (Caltech) — Subrings of Z^{6} |
2:00pm | Nathaniel Bude (Ripon) — Hill-Climbing Search for Metrics on Triangulations of S^{3} |
2:30pm | Fiacha Heneghan and Ashley Sliva (DePaul) — Min-max Up-down Permutations |
3:00pm | Coffee break in SEO 300 |
Afternoon session 2 — Student lectures — Lecture Center F1 | |
3:30pm | Sangwon Hyun (Michigan) — Examining the Sample Complexity of the Maximum Likelihood Estimator in Phylogenetic Tree Reconstruction |
4:00pm | Brian Freidan and Robert Halliday (UIUC) — The Sphere in Spacetime |
4:30pm | Milica Vesovic (UIC) — Mathematical Modeling of Biological Systems |