Previous Summers

The following is a list of the Courses and Instructors, during the past several summer sessions.


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2019 USA

Number theory

Lecture
Jim Fowler
Seminars

Advanced courses

Fixed points
Vitaly Bergelson
Type theory
Paige North
Monstrous Menagerie
Joseph Vandehey
Algebraic topology
Johnny Nicholson

Special lectures

TBA


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2018 USA

Number theory

Lecture
Jim Fowler
Seminars
Tim All, John Johnson, Hans Parshall, Krystal Taylor, Joseph Vandehey, Warren Sinnott

Advanced courses

Convex Sets
Vitaly Bergelson
Sums of Squares
Daniel Shapiro

Special lectures

Hannah Alpert, Glen Whitney, Olivia Walch, Sherry Chan, Eric Katz, Warren Sinnott, Dustin Mixon, Hoi Nguyen, Ovidiu Costin


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2018 Asia

Number theory

Lecture
Paul Pollack
Seminars
Johnny Nicholson, Shravan Patankar, Nick Rauen, Pol van Hoften

Advanced courses

Probabilistic Method
Enrique TreviƱo

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2017 USA

Number theory

Lecture
Jim Fowler
Seminars
Warren Sinnott, Joseph Vandehey, John Johnson, Joseph DiCapua

Advanced courses

The Ubiquitous Cantor Set
Vitaly Bergelson
Elliptic Curves
Tim All

Conference

The 60th Anniversary Reunion Conference (June 16 - 18, 2017)


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2016

Number theory

Lecture
Jim Fowler
Seminars
Warren Sinnott, Timothy All, John Johnson, Shweta Sharma, Daniel Glasscock, Krystal Taylor

Advanced courses

Fourier and Hilbert
Vitaly Bergelson

Short courses

Patterns in Primes
Keith Conrad
Filters
John Johnson
p-adic Analysis
Tim All
Introduction to Fractals
Daniel Glasscock
Projection Theorems
Krystal Taylor

Special lectures

Daniel Shapiro, Adriana Dawes, Barry Minemyer, Ghaith Hiary


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2015

Number theory

Lecture
Jim Fowler
Seminars
Warren Sinnott, Timothy All, John Johnson, Shweta Sharma

Advanced courses

Field Theory
Daniel Shapiro
Equidistribution
Vitaly Bergelson

Special lectures

Bill Dunham, Jen Sinnott, Janet Best


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2014

Number theory

Lecture
Jim Fowler
Seminars
Warren Sinnott, Timothy All, John Johnson

Advanced courses

Linear Algebra
Daniel Shapiro
Interesting Topics
Vitaly Bergelson

Special lectures

James Parson, Lola Thompson, Daniel Shapiro, Ovidiu Costin, Tony Nance, John Johnson


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2013

Number theory

Lecture
Daniel Shapiro
Seminars
Jim Fowler, Timothy All, Robert Mendris

Advanced courses

Elliptic Curves
Warren Sinnott
Ergodic Theory and Numbers
Vitaly Bergelson

Special lectures

Matthew Kahle, David Pollack, Andy Niedermaier, Martin Golubitsky.


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2012

Number theory

Lecture
Daniel Shapiro
Seminars
Jim Fowler, John Maharry, Robert Mendris

Advanced courses

Projective Geometry
Warren Sinnott
Linear Algebra, Unexpected Connections
Vitaly Bergelson

Special lectures

Ray Pierrehumbert, Jon Stadler, Ezra Getzler


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2011

Number theory

Lecture
Daniel Shapiro
Seminars
Jim Fowler, Robert Mendris, Justin Young

Advanced courses

P-Adic Analysis
Warren Sinnott
Equi-distribution
Vitaly Bergelson

Special lectures

Max Lieblich, Jacob Lurie


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2010

Number theory

Lecture
Daniel Shapiro
Seminars
Bart Snapp, Robert Mendris, Justin Young

Advanced courses

Elliptic Curves
Warren Sinnott
Topology of PL Manifolds
Jim Fowler

Special lectures

William Dunham, Thomas Banchoff, Ching-Shan Chou, Jesse Kass, Vitaly Bergelson.


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2009

Number theory

Lecture
Daniel Shapiro
Seminars
Christian Zorn, Robert Mendris, Justin Young

Advanced courses

Computability
Ken Supowit
Hyperbolic Geometry
Warren Sinnott

Short courses

Number Theory
Paul Pollack

Special lectures

Christine Jones Foreman, Lauren Thompson


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2008

Number theory

Lecture
Warren Sinnott
Seminars
Robert Gold, Christian Zorn, Robert Mendris, Gene Kopp & Carol Wang

Advanced courses

Linear Algebra
Daniel Shapiro
Symbolic Dynamics
Sarah Bailey Frick

Short courses

Elliptic Curves
David Pollack
Diophantine Equations
Keith Conrad

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2007

Number theory

Lecture
Warren Sinnott
Seminars
Robert Gold, Daniel Shapiro, Jim Brown

Advanced courses

Geometry
Angela Barnhill
Partitions
Gerry Myerson

Short courses

Incompleteness for Beginners
Stewart Shapiro
Elliptic Curves and Arithmetic Progressions of Squares
Keith Conrad
Waring's Problem
Joe Pacold

Special lectures

Bruce Reznick

Conference

Ross Program's Reunion-Conference (Fiftieth Anniversary).


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2006

Number theory

Lecture
Warren Sinnott
Seminars
Robert Gold, Stefan Patrikis, Jim Brown

Advanced courses

Combinatorics
Kenneth Supowit
Sums of Squares
Daniel Shapiro

Special lectures

Ray Pierrehumbert, Satyan Devadoss, David Pollack, Tom Weston, Paul Pollack, Glen Whitney, Susan Goldstine.


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2005

Number theory

Lecture
Daniel Shapiro
Seminars
Tamar Ziegler, Angela Barnhill, Luis Finotti

Algebra Seminar

Jennifer Sinnott

Advanced courses

Computability
Kenneth Supowit
P-adic Analysis
Warren Sinnott

Short courses

Combinatorial Games
Jacob Lurie

Special lectures

Karan Singh, Paul Pollack.


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2004

Number theory

Lecture
Daniel Shapiro
Seminars
David Lehavi, James Mailhot, John Maharry

Algebra Seminar

Warren Sinnott

Advanced courses

Projective Geometry
Warren Sinnott

Short courses

The Circle Method and Diversions Through Number Theory
Steven J. Miller
Quaternion Algebras
Keith Conrad
Class Number Formulas
Tom Weston
Geometric Construction
Susan Goldstine

Special lectures

Glen Whitney, Paul Pollack, William Dunham, Steven J. Miller.


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2003

Number theory

Lecture
Daniel Shapiro
Seminars
Susan Goldstine, Warren Sinnott, Alice Silverberg

Algebra Seminar

Inna Korchagina

Advanced courses

Ergodic Theory, Cantor sets, etc.
Vitaly Bergelson

Short courses

Non-unique factorization in quadratic extensions of Z
Robert Pollack
Elliptic curves
Karl Rubin
Analogies between Z and F[T]
Keith Conrad
Ordinals
Jacob Lurie

Special lectures

Raymond Pierrehumbert, David Leep


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2002

Number theory

Lecture
Daniel Shapiro
Seminars
Susan Goldstine, Warren Sinnott, Alice Silverberg

Algebra Seminar

Inna Korchagina

Advanced courses

Probability Lecture
Peter March
Seminar
Scott McKinley

Short courses

Combinatorial Games
Jacob Lurie
Gauss's Theory of Quadratic Forms
Brian Conrad
Continued Fractions in Analysis
Vitaly Bergelson
Computability and Logic
Stewart Shapiro

Special lectures

William Dunham, Michael Starbird, Keith Conrad, and Alice Silverberg


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2001

Number theory

Lecture
Daniel Shapiro
Seminars
Susan Goldstine, Anna Medvedovsky, Noah Snyder

Algebra Seminar

Inna Korchagina, Alice Silverberg

Advanced courses

Probability Lecture
Peter March
Seminar
Scott McKinley

Short courses

Computability and Logic
John Burgess

Conference

Ross Program Reunion-Conference (95th birthday)


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2000

Number theory

Lecture
Arnold Ross
Seminars
Bogdan Baishanski, Ranko Bojanic, Daniel Shapiro

Advanced courses

Combinatorics
Thomas Dowling

Counselor courses

Probability
Gerald Edgar

Special lectures

Brian Conrad, Keith Conrad, Jacob Lurie, Raymond Pierrehumbert, Fumei Lam, T.Y. Lam, Jeff Wall, Glen Whitney