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This Friday we will have the first two Honors Lectures of the Spring. Please join us for the Senior Honors Lectures for Michael Chou (’11) and Qianqian Lin (’11). Michael’s lecture is titled “Lattices and Codes.” He will be presenting this Friday, April 8, at 3:00 p.m., in Exley 638. Qianqian’s lecture is titled “On Burnside’s Theorem.” […]

Senior Honors Lecture

Please join us for the Senior Honors Lecture for Duane Lê (’10). Friday, April 23 1:00 p.m. Room 618 SC Title: Regularity of Lebesgue measure and Besicovitch sets Abstract: We will discuss a striking regularity property concerning the measures of -dimensional slices of sets of finite measure in , when . This regularity is not guaranteed to […]

Please join us for the Senior Honors Thesis Defense for Nathan Fieldsteel (’10). Thursday, April 22 4:15 p.m. Room 638 SC Abstract: We will present a generalization of the Alexander module, which aims to distinguish knots by constructing modules corresponding to certain regular covering spaces of the knot complement. We will present a numerical invariant that […]

Please join us for the Senior Honors Thesis Defense for Erik Holum (’10). Friday, April 23 4:00 p.m. Room 638 SC Abstract: Given two knots, and , a fundamental problem in low dimensional topology is determining if and are equivalent. Knot invariants are a key tool in determining this equivalence. We will define an integer […]