Department of Mathematics, University of Notre Dame

Program ID: 73-2017RTGUGWKSHP [#540]
Program Title: Undergraduate Workshop in Geometry and Topology
Program Type: Undergraduate program
Program Location: Notre Dame, Indiana 46556, United States [map]
Subject Area: Geometry & Topology
Starting Date: 2017/07/31
Application Deadline: 2017/04/30 finished (posted 2017/02/02, finished 2017/08/11, listed until 2017/04/30)
Program Description:    

*** this program has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Undergraduate Workshop in Geometry and Topology, 2017
July 31 - August 4, 2017
University of Notre Dame

This is a week long event with a summer school component, where basic concepts in geometry and topology will be introduced, followed by a research conference aimed at more advanced undergraduates.

Part I: A first glimpse

July 31 - August 1

The first two days of the workshop will have two or three short courses assuming very little mathematical background. Potential topics are: "What is a manifold?" or "What is curvature?". A typical participant in this part would have taken a Calculus sequence as well as a few other math courses such as Linear Algebra.

Part II: Advanced topics

August 2 - 4

The last three days of the workshop will consist of talks outlining more advanced topics of current research interest. In addition there will be a poster session where undergraduates can present their research. Some background in topology or geometry will be assumed from the participants.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following item online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the program description.

Further Info:
255 Hurley Building
Department of Mathematics
University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN 46556

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