Mathday, 2019

Mathday will be held on Monday, March 25, 2019. The plenary speaker will be Kristin DeVleming, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, University of California, San Diego. She will speak on

There will be talks, seminars, labs, and more activities from 10 am until noon and from 1:20 pm until 2:00 pm. Registration forms, which will include the schdedule of fees, are now available. For additional information, contact: Mary Jane Shirikawa | UW Conference Management & Academic Programs | Educational Outreach | 206-221-3936 |

**Donation in Honor of Ernie Esser**

Photos of Ernie Esser

Poster in memory of Ernie Esser.

**Lectures**

- Bianca Viray, UW Associate Professor of Mathematics:
*Finding patterns in differences: the mathematics behind the game SET* - Duane Storti, UW Professor of Mechanical Engineering:
*Building Swept Solids: Math from Hoop to Knots* - Jayadev Athreya, UW Associate Professor of Mathematics:
*From Plato to Riemann: straight lines on Platonic solids* - Noah Forman, UW Acting Assistant Professor of Mathematics:
*Random Symmetry* - Alexandra Nichifor, UW Instructor of Mathematics,
*Warped Spaces* - Monty McGovern, UW Professor of Mathematics:
*Mathematical Skyscrapers* - Jonah Ostroff, UW Assistant Professor of Mathematics:
*How to Be Extremely Good and Dots and Boxes* - Sara Billey, UW Professor of Mathematics; and Timea Tihanyi, Senior Lecturer in the Interdisciplinary Visual Arts:
*Art and Mathematics: Tactile Math Patterns in Clay* - Tom Edgar, PLU Associate Professor of Mathematics:
*No Numeration Without Representation* - Adam Kapilow, UW Graduate Student,Mathematics:
*How to Juggle Numbers* - Jarod Alper, UW Associate Professor of Mathematics:
*The Computational Complexity of Polynomials* - Ioana Dumiriu, UW Professor of Mathematics:
*On playing golf with two balls and probabilistic decision-making* - Bryce Goodwin, UW undergraduate Mathematics student:
*Beyond Infinity*

**Field Trips and Labs**

- Applied Physics Lab
- Planetarium
- Seismology Lab
- Sage Computer Lab
- UW Admissions

**Other Activities**

- Paper folding and geometric models
- Undergraduate panel
- UW Admissions
- Math'n Stuff -- mathematical games
- Luncheon Discussion for Teachers
- Mathematical Card Tricks
- How About Plasmas!
- Knights and Liars

**Volunteer information**

General Instructions

Details

Safety & Security on Campus: The University takes safety and security of volunteers and attendees very seriously. Prior to the event, all volunteers must review the information available on Safety and Security:

Brief interactions with minors.

Here's a link to the UW Professional and Continuing Education: Mathday website. It includes registration information.

**Attendance Grant**

Wells Fargo and Boeing have generously made a donation to support Mathday attendance by schools with underrepresented populations. The deadline for submitting requests is Friday, January 12, but we will consider late applications.

**Photos**

Mathday 2015 photos

photos of mathday 2014.

Photos of Mathday 2013

photos of mathday 2012

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