REU Summer 2003 Calendar 


Monday, June 9  DIMACS/DIMATIA/MATH REU Program begins. 
Tuesday, June 10  REU Seminar
Spearker: MinhTri Vo , Math Student, Rutgers University. Title: The Irreducible Representations of SU(2) Time and location: 4:00 pm 5:00 pm, DIMACS Seminar Room. Orientation Dinner Time and location: 5:30pm in the DIMACS Lounge, Room 401. 
Wednesday, June 11  REU Seminar
Speaker:Dr. Charles Weibel, Professor of Mahtematics, Rutgers University. Title: Applying to Graduate School Time and location: 12:30 pm  2 pm, Seminar Room, DIMACS. Lunch will be served. 
Thursday, June 12  REU Seminar
Speaker:Dr. Farid Alizadeh, Professor of Operations Research, Rutgers University. Title: What do statistical regression, maximum cuts and maximum cliques in graphs and pattern classification have in commom? Semidefinite Programming! Time and location: 12:30 pm  2 pm, Seminar Room, DIMACS. Lunch will be served. 
Thursday, June 19  Project Presentations Time and location 1:00 pm  4 pm, Room 431, DIMACS. 
Friday, June 20  Project Presentations Time and location: 1:00 pm  4 pm, Room 431, DIMACS. 
Tuesday, June 24  REU Seminar
Speaker: Dr. Eric Allender, Professor of Computer Science, Rutgers University. Title: Randomness and Complexity Time and location: 12:30 pm  2 pm, Room 301, CoRE. Lunch will be served. 
Wednesday, June 25  REU Seminar
Speaker: Dr. Vadim Lozin, Professor of Operations Research, Rutgers University. Title:Boundary Classes of Graphs for NPhard Problems: When a Difficult Problem Becomes Easy Time and location: 12:30 pm  2 pm, Room 301, CoRE. Lunch will be served. 
Thursday, June 26  REU Seminar
Speaker: Dr. Pavel Valtr, Professor of Mathematics, Charles University. Title:The ErdosSzekeres Theorem and some related results Time and location: 12:30 pm  2 pm, Room 301, CoRE. Lunch will be served. 
Friday, June 27  IBM Visit 
Tuesday, July 1  REU Seminar
Speaker: Dr. Martin FarachColton, Professor of Computer Science, Rutgers University. Title:Adventures at Google Time and location: 12:30 pm  2 pm, Room 301, CoRE. Lunch will be served. 
Wednesday, July 2  REU Seminar
Speaker: Dr. Jozsef Beck, Professor of Mathematics, Rutgers University. Title:TicTacToe Games in Higher Dimensions Time and location: 12:30 pm  2 pm, Room 301, CoRE. Lunch will be served. 
Friday, July 4  Picnic 
Thursday, July 10  REU Seminar
Speaker: Dr. Alexander Barg Title:Coding Theory: At the crossroads of algebra, combinatorics, probability, and analysis Time and location: 12:30 pm  2 pm, Room 301, CoRE. Lunch will be served. 
Friday, July 11 
REU Seminar
Speaker: Dr. Siddhartha Sahi, Professor Mathematics, Rutgers University. Title:Selberg's integral and its ramifications Time and location: 10:15 am  11:15 am, Room 431, CoRE. REU Seminar Speaker: Dr. Michael Kiessling, Professor Mathematics, Rutgers University. Title:Random matrix theory and mathematical physics Time and location: 11:30 am  12:30 pm, Room 431, CoRE. REU Seminar Speaker: Dr. Ales Pultr, Professor of Applied Mathematics, Charles University. Title:Notes On Combinatorial Games Time and location: 12:30 pm  2 pm, Room 301, CoRE. Lunch will be served. 
Monday, July 14  REU Seminar
Speaker: Dr. Alexander Kelmans, RUTCOR, Rutgers University. Title:On Hamiltonian Cycles in Graphs Time and location: 12:30 pm  2 pm, Room 139, RUTCOR. Lunch will be served. 
Tuesday, July 15  AT&T LabsResearch Visit 
Wednesday, July 16  REU Seminar
Speaker: Dr. Robert E. Jamison, Professor of Mathematical Sciences, Clemson University. Title: Pattern Ramsey Numbers and Constrained Decomposition of Graphs Time and location: 12:30 pm  2 pm, Room 301, CoRE. Lunch will be served. 
Thursday, July 17  DCI Presentations Time and location: 10 am, 1st Floor Auditorium, DIMACS Center, Rutgers University. Lunch will be served after the presentations. 
Friday, July 18  REU Seminar
Speaker: Dr. John Gimbel, Professor of Mathematical Sciences, University of Alaska at Fairbanks. Title: Group Labels on Hamiltonian Cycles Time and location: 11 am  11:30 pm, Room 433, CoRE. 
Wednesday, July 23  Final Project
Presentations Time and location: 1 pm  7pm, Room 301, CoRE. 
Thursday, July 24  Final Project
Presentation Time and location: 1 pm  7 pm, Room 301, CoRE. Farewell Dinner Time and location: 6:00 pm, DIMACS Lounge. 
Friday, July 25  End of Math REU Program 
Saturday, July 26  DIMACS/DIMATIA students depart for Prague. 
Wednesday, July 30  REU Seminar
Speaker: Dr. Endre Boros, Professor of Operations Research, Rutgers University. Title: How to generate many items? Time and location: 12:30 pm  2 pm, Room 301, CoRE. Lunch will be served. 
Friday, August 1  End of DIMACS REU Program 
Wednesday, August 13  End of DIMATIA REU Program 