Adam Giambrone

Recent and Upcoming Talks and Posters:

  • ”Using Metacognitive Reading/Writing Assignments in a General Education Mathematics Course”
  • MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Assessment
    Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA
    January 10, 2018, San Diego Convention Center and Marriott Hotel and Marina, San Diego, CA

  • ”Ribbon Graphs, Partial Duality, and Homogeneously Adequate States of a Link Diagram”
  • AMS Special Session on Topological Graph Theory: Structure and Symmetry
    Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA
    January 10, 2018, San Diego Convention Center and Marriott Hotel and Marina, San Diego, CA

  • ”Using Polynomials to Study Knots”
  • UConn Math Club
    November 29, 2017, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

  • ”Making Your Problems Someone Else's Problems: Connections Between Knot Theory and Graph Theory”
  • SIGMA Seminar (for Mathematics Graduate Students)
    November 03, 2017, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

    Education-Related Talks Given and Posters Presented:

  • ”Incorporating Reading/Writing Assignments into Math 1030Q: Elementary Discrete Mathematics”
  • Teaching Seminar
    September 15, 2017, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

  • ”Using Preview Readings and Technology in an Active Learning Calculus Course” (Poster)
  • UConn New Faculty Orientation
    August 24, 2017, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

  • ”Incorporating Reading/Writing Assignments into a Liberal Arts Mathematics Course”
  • MAA Themed Contributed Paper Session on Writing Across the Curriculum in Mathematics
    MAA MathFest
    July 28, 2017, Hilton Chicago, Chicago, IL

  • ”Using Preview Readings and Technology in an Active Learning Calculus Course” (Poster)
  • UConn Faculty Teaching Workshop
    May 15, 2017, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

  • ”Incorporating Reading-Writing Assignments into a Liberal Arts Mathematics Course”
  • MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Teaching and Learning Introductory Mathematics
    Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA
    January 07, 2017, Hyatt Regency Atlanta and Marriott Atlanta Marquis, Atlanta, GA

    Math Research Talks Given and Posters Presented:

  • ”Sigma-Adequate Link Diagrams and the Tutte Polynomial”
  • AMS Session for Contributed Papers on Combinatorics and Graph Theory
    Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA
    January 06, 2017, Hyatt Regency Atlanta and Marriott Atlanta Marquis, Atlanta, GA

  • "Sigma-Adequate Link Diagrams and the Tutte Polynomial"
  • AMS Session on Topology and Knot Theory
    Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA
    January 06, 2016, Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA

  • "Sigma-Adequate Link Diagrams and the Tutte Polynomial"
  • Special Session on Invariants of Knots, Links and 3-Manifolds
    AMS Fall Eastern Sectional Meeting
    November 14, 2015, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

  • "Volume Bounds for Families of A-Adequate Link Diagrams"
  • AMS Session on Topology and Manifolds
    Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA
    January 12, 2015, Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio, TX

  • "Combinatorics of Link Diagrams and Volume"
  • Algebra and Combinatorics Seminar
    November 12, 2014, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI

  • "Semi-Adequate Link Diagrams and Hyperbolic Volume Estimates"
  • Geometric Topology Seminar
    May 09, 2014, Columbia University, New York, NY

  • "Combinatorics of Link Diagrams and Volume"
  • AMS Session on Knots and Their Invariants
    Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA
    January 18, 2014, Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, MD

  • "Combinatorics of Link Diagrams and Volume" (Poster)
  • Project NExT/Young Mathematician's Network Poster Session
    Joint Mathematics Meetings of the AMS and MAA
    January 16, 2014, Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, MD

  • "Combinatorics of Link Diagrams and Volume Estimates"
  • Special Session on Geometric Aspects of 3-Manifold Invariants
    AMS Fall Central Sectional Meeting
    October 18, 2013, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

  • "A Combinatorial Approach to Volume Bounds for Knot Complements'' (Poster)
  • PosterFest 2013
    MAA MathFest
    August 02, 2013, Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, CT

  • "A Vertex-Magic Edge Labeling Game for Graphs with Cycles''
  • The Hudson River Undergraduate Math Conference
    April 19, 2008, Saint Lawrence University, Canton, NY

    Expository Talks Given and Posters Presented:

  • ”When Knot Theory Meets Graph Theory”
  • The UConn Math Club
    February 08, 2017, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

  • ”When Knot Theory Meets Graph Theory: Translating Between Knot Diagrams and Graph Diagrams”
  • UnKnot Conference III
    August 01, 2016, Denison University, Granville, OH

  • ”When Knot Theory Meets Graph Theory: Knot Diagrams and the Tutte Polynomial”
  • Mathematics Department Colloquium
    April 22, 2016, Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT

  • ”When Knot Theory Meets Graph Theory: Knot Diagrams and the Tutte Polynomial”
  • Mathematics Seminar
    April 14, 2016, University of New Haven, West Haven, CT

  • ”An Introduction to Knot Theory”
  • The UConn Math Club
    October 21, 2015, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

  • "A Friendly Introduction to Knot Theory"
  • Mathematics Colloquium
    December 04, 2014, Alma College, Alma, MI

  • "An Introduction to Knot Theory"
  • Graduate Student Seminar
    November 11, 2014, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI

  • "Ribbon Graphs and Notions of Duality (Part 2)"
  • Combinatorics and Graph Theory Seminar
    October 21, 2014, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

  • "Ribbon Graphs and Notions of Duality (Part 1)"
  • Combinatorics and Graph Theory Seminar
    October 14, 2014, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

  • "Speaking the Same Language: A Math Dictionary Between Graphs and Knots’’
  • Great Talks for a General Audience
    MAA MathFest
    August 03, 2013, Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, CT

  • "A Friendly Introduction to Knot Theory''
  • Department Colloquium
    March 08, 2011, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY

    Selected Past Conferences Attended:

  • Constructing the Future of IBL Conference: The Past 20 Years and the Next 20 Years, July 28, 2017, Hilton Chicago, Chicago, IL


  • Inquiry-Based Learning Workshop, July 18-21, 2017, Nazareth College, Rochester, NY


  • Teaching Calculus Now-Current Trends and Best Practices, NES MAA 2016 Vermont Workshop, October 01, 2016, Saint Michael's College, Colchester, VT


  • Annual Legacy of R. L. Moore Conference, August 04, 2016, Hyatt Regency Hotel and Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, OH


  • MAA MathFest, August 03–06, 2016, Hyatt Regency Hotel and Greater Columbus Convention Center, Columbus, OH


  • MAA MathFest, August 05–08, 2015, Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, D.C.


  • 2015 Meeting of the Michigan Section of the MAA, April 11, 2015, Hope College, Holland, MI.


  • AMS Spring Central Sectional Meeting, March 14–15, 2015, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.


  • MAA MathFest, August 06–09, 2014, Hilton Portland and Executive Tower, Portland, OR.


  • Geometric Topology in New York, August 12–16, 2013, Columbia University, New York, NY.


  • Graduate Student Topology and Geometry Conference, April 06–07, 2013, The University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN.


  • Midwest Topology Seminar, October 27–28, 2012, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.


  • Topology Students Workshop, June 11–15, 2012, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA.


  • Graduate Student Topology and Geometry Conference, March 31–April 1, 2012, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN.


  • Faces of Geometry: 3-Manifolds, Groups, & Singularities, June 6–10, 2011, Barnard College and Columbia University, New York, NY.


  • Graduate Student Topology and Geometry Conference, April 2–3, 2011, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.


  • Graduate Student Topology and Geometry Conference, April 10–11, 2010, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.


  • The UnKnot Conference, July 15–17, 2009, Denison University, Granville, OH.