University of Connecticut

UConn Math Club

Welcome!

All students interested in mathematics are invited to attend the club’s events. Usually the club listens to talks aimed at its members. Talks generally will not require a background beyond calculus and a little linear algebra. Free refreshments will be provided.

Date and Time Room Speaker Title
Wed., Sep. 6
at 5:45 pm
MONT
314
Keith Conrad
(UConn)
The General Partial Fraction Decomposition
Wed., Sep. 13
at 5:45 pm
MONT
314
Michael Biro
(UConn)
Folding Cubes
Wed., Sep. 20
at 5:50 pm
MONT
314
Phanuel Mariano
(UConn)
The Probability Integral
Wed., Sep. 27
at 5:45 pm
MONT
314
David McArdle
(UConn)
An Introduction to Difference Equations
Wed., Oct. 4
at 5:45 pm
MONT
314
Alvaro Lozano-Robledo
(UConn)
The Mathematics of Encryption
Wed., Oct. 11
at 5:45 pm
MONT
314
Ben Russo
(UConn)
The Game of Hex
Wed., Oct. 18
at 5:45 pm
MONT
314
Alex Russell
(UConn)
The P vs. NP Problem
Wed., Oct. 25
at 5:45 pm
MONT
314
Lisa Naples
(UConn)
Hausdorff Dimension
Wed., Nov. 1
at 5:45 pm
MONT
314
Michael Rozman
(UConn)
Oscillations of a Hanging Chain
Wed., Nov. 8
at 5:45 pm
MONT
314
Vasileios Chousionis
(UConn)
The Kakeya Needle Problem
Wed., Nov. 15
at 5:45 pm
MONT
314
Michelle Rabideau
(UConn)
Continued Fractions and the Fibonacci Numbers
Wed., Nov. 29
at 5:45 pm
MONT
314
Keith Conrad
(UConn)
Applications of Divergence of the Harmonic Series

(Click here for talks from earlier semesters)

Officers: The president is Ryan DiBiase, the vice-president is Tristan Knight, the treasurer is Trajan Murphy, and the secretary is Heather Noryk. The faculty advisor is Keith Conrad.

Interested in joining? The math club is open to all registered UConn students. We have a group page on UConntact and on Facebook. Please go to our UConntact page and click on the Join Organization button.

Interested in a topic? If you are a UConn student who wants to hear a talk about some part of mathematics, especially one which may not be in a regularly offered course, write to uconnmathclub@gmail.com and hopefully we can find a suitable speaker to address your interests.

Videos Check out Jon Hanke’s math club talk on the Geometry of projective space from April 4, 2012 and Keith Conrad’s talk on patterns that don’t last from Sept. 9, 2015. Other videos are available on the UConn Math YouTube Channel.