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MW 154 
Registration: Conference Room MW 154
Across from reception desk of Math Tower (231 W 18th Ave) 

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SO 100 
Refreshments: Large Conference Room SO 100
First floor of Scott Lab (201 W 19th Ave) 

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SO 100 
Welcome Address: Peter March  Divisional Dean, Natural and Mathematical Sciences 
Session: IA Room: SO 004 Chair: Prof. Steven Miller  
1:45pm SO 004 
On the Classification of WMeasurably Sensitive Transformations David Stevens & Anthony Sanchez Williams College 
2:15pm SO 004 
Generalized Composition in Cubic Fields Kevin Schwarz & Melissa L Zhang Mount Holyoke College 
2:45pm SO 004 
A Generalization of Fibonacci FarDifference Representations and Gaussian Behavior Philippe Demontigny & Thao T Do Williams College 
Session: IB Room: SO 024 Chair: Prof. Christino Tamon  
1:45pm SO 024 
LineofSight Pursuit in a Monotone Polygon Lindsay R Berry & Alana D Shine IMA (Institute for Mathematics and its Applications) 
2:15pm SO 024 
Distribution of Summands in Generalized Zeckendorf Decompositions Umang Varma & Archit Kulkarni Williams College 
2:45pm SO 024 
Iterated Function Systems and Fractal Deformation Nishant Nangia University of Illinois Urbana 
Session: IC Room: SO 040 Chair: Prof. Sam Payne  
1:45pm SO 040 
Tutte Polynomial of Signed Graphs and its Categorification Andrew Krieger & Ben G O'Connor Ohio State University 
2:15pm SO 040 
Combinatorial BrillNoether Theory on Finite Graphs Timothy Leake Yale University 
2:45pm SO 040 
BrillNoether theory of smooth curves on toric surfaces Geoffrey D Smith Yale University 
Short break in Scott Lab foyer (lower level)
Registration continues in MW 154
Session: IIA Room: SO 004 Chair: Prof. Steven Miller  
3:45pm SO 004 
Generalizing the Notion of Stability for Polygonal Billiard Trajectories Alex C Becker University of Chicago 
4:15pm SO 004 
Benford Behavior of Dependent Random Variables Taylor C Corcoran & Jaclyn D Porfilio Williams College 
Session: IIB Room: SO 024 Chair: Prof. Ugur Abdulla  
3:45pm SO 024 
Fine Classification of Minimal Orbits of the Continuous Endomorphisms and Universality in Chaos Almas U. Abdulla & Rashad U. Abdulla Florida Institute of Technology 
4:15pm SO 024 
From Quantum Chaos to the Riemann Zeta Function Xian (Carrie) Wu Texas A\&M University 
Session: IIC Room: SO 040 Chair: Prof. Christino Tamon  
3:45pm SO 040 
State Transfer on Complex Unit Gain Graphs Stephen P Cameron SUNY Potsdam  Clarkson REU 
4:15pm SO 040 
A Graph Theoretic Analysis of Betweenness Centrality in Networks Emily G Carter Rochester Institute of Technology 
5:00pm EA 160 
TugofWar games and PDEs Marta Lewicka University of Pittsburgh 
Introduction of graduate school representatives (see Sunday morning below)
9:30am EA 160 
The Mathematics of Doodling Ravi Vakil Stanford University 
Session: IIIA Room: SO 004 Chair: Dr. Adam Berliner  
1:15pm SO 004 
Newman's Conjecture for Automorphic and Function Field $L$functions Alan Chang Williams College 
1:45pm SO 004 
NumberTheoretic Random Walks Natawut Monaikul & Yiwang Chen University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign 
2:15pm SO 004 
Module Bases for Splines with Boundary Conditions Christina Rapti Bard College 
Session: IIIB Room: SO 024 Chair: Prof. Nuh Aydin  
1:15pm SO 024 
New Bounds on the Bipartite Ramsey Number $b(2,5)$ Alex F Collins & Ethan J Mark Rochester Institute of Technology 
1:45pm SO 024 
Sums and Differences of Correlated Random Sets Thao T Do & Jake L Wellens Williams College 
2:15pm SO 024 
More Sums Than Differences Sets in $d$ Dimensions David Moon & Archit Kulkarni Williams College 
Session: IIIC Room: SO 040 Chair: Prof. Sung Song  
1:15pm SO 040 
Equivalence of Quantum and Homological Lawrence Representations of the Braid Groups Onyebuchi Ekenta Ohio Weslyean University 
1:45pm SO 040 
Orbigraphs: defining a graph theoretic analog to Riemannian orbifolds Sam Stewart & Colin Gavin Lewis and Clark College 
2:15pm SO 040 
Cayley graphs and the groups with nonCayleyIsomorphism Property Gregory J Michel & Hannah Turner Iowa State University 
Session: IVA Room: SO 004 Chair: Dr. Giuliana Davidoff  
3:45pm SO 004 
The Different in Cubic Fields Anthony J GravesMcCleary & Ben K Breen Mount Holyoke College 
4:15pm SO 004 
Planarity conditions for $*$graphs Tyler Friesen Ohio State University 
Session: IVB Room: SO 024 Chair: Prof Ugur Abdulla  
3:45pm SO 024 
Community detection in graphs based on a generalization of modularity David F. Mehrle & Amy M. Strosser Rochester Institute of Technology 
4:15pm SO 024 
The $n$Level Density of Dirichlet $L$Functions MinhTam Trinh Williams College 
Session: IVC Room: SO 040 Chair: Dr. Adam Berliner  
3:45pm SO 040 
The Broken Stick Problem with n Pieces Luvsandondov Lkhamsuren University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign 
4:15pm SO 040 
Character Table Method for Calculating Rank of Finite Groups Dominique F Maldague Cornell University 
5:10pm EA 160 
What is the smallest nonzero integer? Frank Calegari Northwestern University 
Group Photo before dinner in front of Scott Lab.
Session: VA Room: SO 004 Chair: Dr. Giuliana Davidoff  
11:00am SO 004 
Dynamic Geometry of Triangles Claire L Castellano Amherst College 
11:30am SO 004 
On the Partial Sum of the Laplacian Eigenvalues of Abstract Simplicial Complexes Rediet Abebe & Joshua W Pfeffer University of Minnesota, TwinCities 
12:00am SO 004 
Intersecting Cylinders in Higher Dimensions Abigail Turner & Ananya Uppal University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign 
Session: VB Room: SO 024 Chair: Prof. Steven Miller  
11:00am SO 024 
The Resolution of Cusp Singularities and its Relation to Continued Fraction Expansions David J Bruce & Molly M Logue University of Michigan 
11:30am SO 024 
Polynomials of degree four evaluated on matrices David A Buzinski Kent State University 
12:00am SO 024 
Ordinary Lines and Modular Hyperbolas Richard Magner Eastern Conn State Univ 
Session: VC Room: SO 040 Chair: Dr. Tuncay Aktosun  
11:00am SO 040 
Infinitely many soliton solutions to the Kortewegde Vries equation Edward O Duran & Elizabeth N Martinez University of Texas at Arlington 
11:30am SO 040 
On the Bounds of the Zeros of Recursively Defined Polynomials Ethan Fricker & Margaret G Mikus Michigan State University 
12:00am SO 040 
The Spectrum of the Magnetic Laplacian on the Sierpinski Gasket Jesse M Moeller & Jessica A Hyde University of Connecticut 
12:45pm
MW 724 
Closing Address:
by Professor Luis Casian (department chair) Outstanding Presentation Awards. 