NSF-REU Program in Mathematics at RIT

2016 NSF-REU in Extremal Graph Theory and Dynamical Systems

 

Program Dates: June 6 - July 29, 2016

All participants must be U.S. Citizens or permanent residents and must be undergraduates in the fall of 2016. Women and students from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

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Program Benefits

  A stipend of $4200 plus free apartment style housing
  Work closely with faculty on cutting-edge research projects
  P
articipate in an "Ethics in Science" workshop
 
Particiate in a Research Seminar Series.
● The opportunity to present your work at the 2017 Joint Mathematics Meetings in Atlanta, GA.
   

Deadline for full consideration: March 1, 2016.

How to apply:

Please provide the following information:


- Application form (Word)



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an unofficial copy of your transcript(s)

- a written statement (1 page) describing why you want to attend our REU and why you were drawn to mathematics

- two letters of recommendation from professors

 

                     

The above materials should be sent preferably by email to dansma (at) rit.edu


 

Application materials can be sent by mail to:


                                                 

 

2016 NSF-REU Program in Mathematics


 

School of Mathematical Sciences


 

85 Lomb Memorial Drive



Rochester Institute of Technology


 

Rochester, NY 14623-5604

 

 

2016 Summer Research Problem Areas

Graph Theory (Biological and Social Networks): Darren Narayan

Graph Theory (Structural): Paul Wenger

Graph Theory (Ramsey Theory): Stanislaw Radziszowski

Graph Theory (Graph Labeling): Jobby Jacob

Dynamical Systems (Mathematical modelling of heart arrhythmia): Elizabeth Cherry