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January 01, 2012 - October 30, 2031

Location:

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Organizer(s):

Natasha Ter-Saakov, Rutgers University

The Graduate Combinatorics Seminar is organized by graduate students in the Mathematics Department to share knowledge and build community among those with interests in combinatorics at Rutgers. It has been running since 2008 and is sponsored by DIMACS.

Check out the GCS official archive for a complete history of the seminar.

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Quentin Dubroff, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Minhao Bai, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 10, 2024

Charles Kenney, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 3, 2024

(Virtual) Knot Theory and Diagrams

Tim Bates, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 27, 2024

Sam Spiro, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 20, 2024

Crossings, Incidences, and Unit Triangles (A Story with a Happy Ending)

Kaylee Weatherspoon, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 6, 2024

Take Shortcuts if you Must, but Make Them Few and Make Them Good!

Vikrant Ashvinkumar, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 28, 2024

The Social Golfer Problem (and other Scheduling Problems)

Aurora Hiveley, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Unfriendly Partitions of Graphs

Caleb Fong, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 14, 2024

Tree Decompositions and Spanning Trees

Pablo Blanco, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 7, 2024

Brian Pinsky, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, January 31, 2024

Milan Simonovic, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, January 24, 2024

Natalya Ter-Saakov, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, December 6, 2023

Sidorenko Hypergraphs and Random Turan Numbers

Sam Spiro, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 29, 2023

Milan Simonovic, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Configuration Perspective for Turan Problems

Max Aires, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 8, 2023

Brian Pinsky, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 1, 2023

Mihail Tarigradschi, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 25, 2023

Minhao Bai, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 18, 2023

Sperner's Lemma on Simplices, and some applications

Caleb Fong, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 11, 2023

Introduction to The Brun Sieve

Charles Kenney, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 4, 2023

Turan Numbers and the Szabo Calculus

Quentin Dubroff, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, September 27, 2023

Natasha Ter-Saakov, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

h -vector Inequalities under Weak Maps

Alex Mason, University of Washington

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, May 3, 2023

Reconstructing 3D Cube Complexes from Boundary Distances

Jane Tan, University of Oxford

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 26, 2023

Minimal Hall Violators and Matroids

Charles Kenney, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 19, 2023

A Hypergraph Analog of Dirac's Theorem for Long Cycles in 2-connected Graphs

Grace McCourt, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Venue

Online Event

Wednesday, April 5, 2023

Subgraph Complementation and Minimum Rank

Calum Buchanan, University of Vermont

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 22, 2023

FLOWER POWER: Using a Variant of the Delta System Method

Van Magnan, University of Montana

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Reconstructing Random Pictures

Corrine Yap, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 1, 2023

On the 3-Colorability of Fork-Free and Triangle-Free Graphs

Joshua Schroeder, Georgia Institute of Technology

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 22, 2023

Rashmika Goswami, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 15, 2023

Caleb Fong, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Taking the Joke too Far: Extremal Results in Joke Papers

Sam Spiro, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, December 7, 2022

The Sinkless Orientation Meditation

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Minhao Bai, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

Extremal Pattern-Avoiding Words

Natasha Ter-Saakov, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Some Random Algebra and Rational Exponents

Sam Spiro, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 2, 2022

Planar Turàn Number: Plane Graph Decomposition and Contribution Method

Zeyu Zheng, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Skeletons and Shadows (of polytopes)

Caleb Fong, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

Using the Borsuk-Ulam Theorem to Prove the Chromatic Number of the Knaser Graph

Nilava Metya, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

Comparing the Cardinalities of Two Dilates

Max Aires, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Corrine Yap, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Brian Pinsky, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Quentin Dubroff, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Kempe's Attempted Proof of the Four Color Theorem

Charles Kenney, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Intersections of Statistical Mechanics and Combinatorics

Corrine Yap, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Minimal Circuits for Boolean Functions

Blair Seidler, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 30, 2022

How Many Ways Can You Solve a Ring-Ring Puzzle Starting From an Empty Grid?

George Spahn, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

Oh My God They Were Roommates: Achieving Envy-Free Rent Division

Hannah Hasan, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 9, 2022

A Talk on the Diameters of Commuting Graphs of Matrix Rings

Kayla Gibson, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 2, 2022

Combinatorics So Easy My Undergrads Can Do It

Brian Pinsky, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 23, 2022

The Chromatic Symmetric Function of Trees

Ishaan Shah, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Quentin Dubroff, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 9, 2022

List Lengths and Color Degrees

Charles Kenney, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 2, 2022

Packing and Covering Triangles in Graphs

Natasha Ter-Saakov, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Counting Angles in Discrete Point Sets

Max Aires, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

An Overview of the Parallel Repetition Theorem

Rashmika Goswami, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Minhao Bai, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Brian Pinsky, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

The Real Reasons Linear Algebra is Useful or: A Love Letter to Traditionalists

Robert Dougherty Bliss, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

The Real Reasons Linear Algebra is Useful

Corrine Yap, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Motivated Proof of the Rogers-Ramanujan Identities

Jason Saied, Rutgers University

Venue

Online Event

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Reconstructing Random Pictures

Corrine Yap, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Stopped Sequences and the Narayana-Zidek-Capell Numbers

Charles Kenney, Rutgers University

Venue

Online Event

Wednesday, February 3, 2021

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Classical Mechanics, Symplectic Geometry, Combinatorics

Robert Dougherty Bliss, Rutgers University

Venue

Online Event

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Partition Identities, Q-series Identities, and Experimental Mathematics

Matthew Russell, Rutgers University

Venue

Online Event

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Permutation Puzzles: Rubik’s cube and 15-puzzle

Andre Hernandez-Espiet, Rutgers University

Venue

Online Event

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

A Positivity Phenomenon in Elser’s Gaussian-cluster Percolation Model

Julie Vega, University of Kentucky

Venue

Online Event

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Monday, April 20, 2020

Tips and Tricks for Writing Efficiently in the Mathematical Sciences

Jo Ellis-Monaghan, Saint Michael's College

Venue

Online Event

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Combinatorics of Quadratic Spaces over Finite Fields

Semin Yoo, University of Rochester

Venue

Online Event

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Toric Geometry and Ehrhart Theory of the CFN Model with a Molecular Clock

Jane Coons, North Carolina State University

Venue

Online Event

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Automorphisms of Induced Subgraphs of Gn,p.

Keith Frankston, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Electric Networks and Square Tilings

Charles Kenney, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

How Many Ways Can a Permutation in S_n be Written as a Product of k Transpositions?

Nathan Mehlhop, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Squags, Sloops, Quasigroups and Loops: Using made-up words to find Latin Squares

Brian Pinsky, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

On Symmetric 3-Wise Intersecting Families

Jinyoung Park, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Aditya Potukuchi, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Dynamic Programming and Combinatorial Game Theory

Yukun Yao, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Rashmika Goswami, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Helly's Theorem and Generalizations

Quentin Dubroff, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Swastik Kopparty, Rutgers University

Shubhangi Saraf, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Automorphisms of Induced Subgraphs of G(n,1/2)

Keith Frankston, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Burgess' Bound on Character Sums

Vishwas Bhargava, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Justin Semonsen, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Correlation Inequalities for Permutations

Yonah Biers-Ariel, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Corrine Yap, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

A Quick Introduction to Entropy

Jinyoung Park, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

A Spectral Proof of Katona's T-Intersection Theorem

Aditya Potukuchi, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Independent Sets in the Hypercube

Aditya Potukuchi, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Anders Buch, Rutgers University

Jeff Kahn, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Series Multisection and the Cyclic Sieving Phenomenon

Rashmika Goswami, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Combinatorial Nullstellensatz and List Coloring

Vishwas Bhargava, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

The Combinatorics of Orthogonal Polynomials

Forrest Thurman, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

An Isoperimetric Inequality for the Hamming Cube and Some Consequences

Jinyoung Park, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Hitting the Forest with the Trees

Keith Frankston, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

The Alon-Jaeger-Tarsi Conjecture

Aditi Dudeja, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Mingjia Yang, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Quentin Dubroff, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Danny Scheinerman, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Distribution of Geodesic on Cube and Other Surfaces

Yuxuan Yang, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

An Application of Non-Boolean Fourier Analysis

Cole Franks, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Some Interesting Combinatorics and Probability Problems in Job Interviews

Yukun Yao, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Keith Hopefully Finally Talks About Containers

Keith Frankston, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

The Important Graphs are Indeed Important

Jinyoung Park, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Bhargav Narayanan, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Vladimir Retakh, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

It's Hard to Find a Stable Marriage: Strategic Exploitation of the Gale-Shapley Algorithm

John Chiarelli, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Yonah Biers-Ariel, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Abigail Raz, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Apéry's Proof of the Irrationality of Zeta(3)

Matthew Russell, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Aditya Potukuchi, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Justin Semonsen, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

An Algebraic Proof of Sperner's Theorem

Weihong Xu, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Jinyoung Park, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Yael Davidov, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Andrew Lohr, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Louis Gaudet, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

r-Complete Sequences of Positive Integers

Edna Jones, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Yukun Yao, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Model Theory and Combinatorics

Richard Voepel, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Justin Semonsen, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Model Theory and Combinatorics

Sam Braunfeld, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Bryan Ek, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Proof Methods in Combinatorics

Keith Frankston, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

An Application of Topology to a Hypergraph Problem

Aditya Potukuchi, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

John Chiarelli, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Matthew Russell, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Matroids and Greedy Algorithms

Andrew Lohr, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Counting Convex Quadrilaterals

George Hauser, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Yonah Biers-Ariel, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Danny Scheinerman, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Abigail Raz, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Corrine Yap, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Cole Franks, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Number of Maximal Independent Sets

Jinyoung Park, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Monday, May 1, 2017

Yonah Biers-Ariel, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Monday, April 24, 2017

Charles Wolf, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Monday, April 17, 2017

Threshold(s) for Perfect Matchings in Graphs

Aditya Potukuchi, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Mike Donders, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Exploring the Connections between Model Theory and Combinatorics

Rebecca Coulson, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Counting Maximal Antichains and Independent Sets

Jinyoung Park, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Fomin Growth Diagrams or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Young Tableaux

Keith Frankston, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Combinatorial Interpretations of Hofstadter-Like Sequences

Nathan Fox, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

An Uncertainty Principle and an Application

Ross Berkowitz, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Furstenberg's Multiple Recurrence Theorem

Katie McKeon, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The Union-Closed Sets Conjecture

Abigail Raz, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Bryan Ek, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Simple Proofs of Some Determinant Complexity Lower Bounds

Mrinal Kumar, Rutgers University

Venue

Mathematics Graduate Student Lounge -- 7th Floor

Rutgers University

Hill Center

Mathematics Department

110 Frelinghuysen Road

Piscataway, NJ 08854