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Speakers

Jacob Fox
Professor
Stanford University
"Ramsey Theory: Order from Chaos," 2016.
Held at MSRI
Gabriel Carroll
Assistant Professor of Economics,
Stanford University
"Auctions," 2015.
Held at MSRI
Sam Vandervelde
Associate Professor of Mathematics,
St. Lawrence University
"Graphing Groups in the Projective Plane," 2014.
Held at MSRI
Olga Holtz
Professor of Mathematics,
University of California at Berkeley
"Algorithmic Complexity," 2013.
Held at MSRI
James Propp
Professor of Mathematics,
University of Massachusetts Lowell
"Quasirandom processes," 2012.
Held at MSRI
Bernd Sturmfels
Professor of Mathematics,
UC Berkeley
"Tropical Mathematics," 2011.
Held at MSRI
Thomas Banchoff
Professor of Mathematics,
Brown University
"Seeing in the Fourth Dimension," 2010.
Held at MSRI
Francis Edward Su
Professor of Mathematics,
Harvey Mudd College
"Voting in Agreeable Societies," 2009.
Held at MSRI
John H. Conway
Professor of Mathematics,
Princeton University
"The Lexicode Theorem?" 2008.
Held at MSRI
Federico Ardila
San Francisco State University
"Tilings," 2007.
Held at MSRI
Arthur Benjamin
Professor of Mathematics,
Harvey Mudd College
"Fibonacci Numbers," 2006.
Held at MSRI
Melanie Woods
Princeton University
"Ramsey Theory: Amongst enough chaos, can we find order?" 2005.
Held at USF
Joe Buhler
Center for Communications
Research and Reed College
"Juggling Permutations," 2004.
Held at UC Berkeley
Ravi Vakil
Professor of Mathematics,
Stanford University
"Why is the Golden Mean Everywhere?" 2003.
Held at Stanford University
Joseph Gallian
Professor of Mathematics and Statistics,
University of Minnesota, Duluth
"Breaking Driver's Licence Codes," 2002.
Held at SJSU
Ron Graham
Professor of Computer Science and Engineering,
UC San Diego
"Mathematics in the 21st Century: Problems and Prospects," 2001.
Held at Mills College
Persi Diaconis
Professor of Mathematics and Statistics,
Stanford University
"Card Tricks and the Mathematics of Magic," 2000.
Held at USF
Alan Weinstein
Professor of Mathematics,
UC Berkeley
"The Geometry of Random Expectation," 1999.
Held at UC Berkeley
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