Summer 2014 Schedule

All students are expected to work full time on research. The list below are additional organized activities. The MATLAB tutorials should be attended by those who need to learn the material. The GRE prep should be attended by those who are interested to apply to PhD programs in Mathematics. The other meetings are required for all participants.


June 23, Monday, 9am Orientation Session, Mathematical Sciences 5200

June 23, Monday, 12 noon group luncheon, graduate lounge MS 6620

June 24, Tuesday 10:30am-12pm MATLAB basics, useful functions, packages (James von Brecht and Chris White), 6627 Math Sciences

June 26, Thursday 10:30am-12pm MATLAB numerical methods (James von Brecht and Chris White), 6627 Math Sciences

June 27, Friday 2-3pm LaTeX tutorial, Jeffrey Wong, 6627 Math Sciences

July 1, Tuesday 10:30am-12pm GRE Math Subject Prep, 6627 Math Sciences

July 3, Thursday 10:30am-12pm GRE Math Subject Prep, 6627 Math Sciences

July 4, Friday Holiday Independence Day - building is closed

July 7, Monday Annotated Bibliography Due

July 8, Tuesday 10:30am-12pm GRE Math Subject Prep, 6627 Math Sciences

July 10, Thursday 10:30am-12pm GRE Math Subject Prep, 6627 Math Sciences

July 10, Thursday 3pm-5pm Grad School Information Session, IPAM

July 15, Tuesday10:30am-12pm GRE Math Subject Prep, 6627 Math Sciences

July 17, Tuesday10:30am-12pm GRE Math Subject Prep, 6627 Math Sciences

July 18, Friday 9-12:30pm Midterm Presentations (MS 5200) followed by Lunch (grad lounge MS 6620)

July 18, 2-3pm LaTeX tutorial, Andrea Bertozzi and Jeffrey Wong, place 6627 Math Sciences

July 22, Tuesday 10:30am-12pm GRE Math Subject Prep, 6627 Math Sciences

July 24, Thursday 10:30am-12pm GRE Math Subject Prep, 6627 Math Sciences

July 25, 2-3pm LaTeX tutorial, Andrea Bertozzi and Jeffrey Wong, place 6627 Math Sciences

July 29, Tuesday 10:30am-12pm GRE Math Subject Prep, 6627 Math Sciences

July 31, Thursday 10:30am-12pm GRE Math Subject Prep, 6627 Math Sciences

August 5, Tuesday 10:30am-12pm GRE Math Subject Prep, 6627 Math Sciences

August 7, Thursday 10:30am-12pm GRE Math Subject Prep, 6627 Math Sciences

Aug. 13, Franz 1260 9am-12 noon Final Presentations, W G Young CS24 1-5pm

Aug. 15, 12-1 luncheon and awards ceremony, Math graduate lounge MS 6620; Final Report Due by 3pm

Here is a link to the detailed syllabus for the Math GRE prep course.

Ekaterina Merkurjev and Charlie Marshak are in charge of the GRE Math prep course.