The Brown University Symposium for Undergraduates in the Mathematical Sciences (SUMS) has been held annually since 2002. The symposium's goal is to foster greater undergraduate interest and scholarship in mathematics by demonstrating the ubiquity of mathematics throughout the sciences. The conference also provides an environment in which motivated undergraduates can come together to share their own work and learn from distinguished faculty and researchers from around the country.
This year's symposium was held on March 9, 2013 and featured the topic of Math and Information. Our confirmed invited speakers were:
You can see some talk slides below:
Funding for SUMS 2013 was provided by the Brown University Department of Mathematics, the Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics (ICERM), the Brown University Division of Applied Mathematics, and the Brown University Office of the Dean of the College.
Brown University Division of Applied Mathematics
Brown University Office of the Dean of the College