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2016 Langenhop Lecture and SIU Mathematics Conference

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Thank you to everyone that attended and presented at the 2016 Langenhop Lecture and Math Conference!

May 16-17, 2016
A national research conference in the fields of pure mathematics.

The Department of Mathematics at Southern Illinois University is pleased to announce a research conference in the areas of pure mathematics including algebra and number theory, combinatorics, geometry, logic, and topology. This event is combined with the annual Langenhop lecture series to promote the importance of mathematics to a general audience.

Speakers who have already agreed to participate appear below.

Please submit an abstract of your presentation to: puremath(at)siu(dot)edu by March 31st, 2016.

Accommodations and food are covered for participants.

Registration is required, must register by March 31. The link to the registration form is to the left in the box beneath the main navigation menu. 

Speaker Schedule

The Langenhop Lecture is on May 16th at 4pm in the Guyon Auditorium in Morris Library. Anyone is welcome to attend!


Langenhop Lecture: Freydoon Shahidi, Purdue University

Algebra & Number Theory - 2016 Speakers
Wahidah Alsibiani, King Abdulaziz University
Alexander Berkovich, University of Florida
Wai Kiu Chan, Wesleyan University
Pete Clark, University of Georgia
Lenny Fukshansky, Claremont McKenna College
Larry Gerstein, University of California Santa Barbara
David Goldberg, Purdue University
Anna Haensch, Duquesne University
Joseph Hundley, University at Buffalo
Benjamin Linowitz, University of Michigan
Jingbo Liu, Wesleyan University
Alicia Marino, Wesleyan University
James Ricci, Daemen College
Freydoon Shahidi, Purdue University
G. Stacey Staples, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Shuichiro Takeda, University of Missouri
Aaron Wood, University of Missouri

Logic - 2016 Speakers
Jeremy Alm, Illinois College
Csaba Biro, University of Louisville
Matt Insall, Missouri University of Science and Technology
Julia Knight, University of Notre Dame
Ralph McKenzie, Vanderbilt University
Timothy McNicholl, Iowa State
Lawrence Moss, Indiana University
Anand Pillay, University of Notre Dame
John E. Porter, Murray State University
Dima Sinapova, University of Illinois Chicago
Caroline Terry, University of Illinois Chicago
Andrew Ylvisaker, Monmouth College

Geometry & Combinatorics - 2016 Speakers
Kamal Adhikari, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Lisa Dollar, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Nirosh Gamachchige, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Lakshika Gunawardana, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Steve Harris, St. Louis University
Jerzy Kocik, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Steven Krantz, Washington University in St. Louis
John McSorley, Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Austin Mohr, Wesleyan University
John Shareshian, Washington University
Tiffany Stelhorn, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Organizing Committee:
Bhaskar Bhattacharya, Wesley Calvert, Jerzy Kocik

Program Committee:
Dubravka Ban, Wesley Calvert, Kwangho Choiy, Jerzy Kocik, John McSorley