Previous Summers

2017

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

Short Courses

Special Lectures
The 60th Anniversary Reunion Conference (June 16 – 18, 2017)

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

2008

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

Seminar
counselors

Advanced Courses
Linear Algebra:   Daniel Shapiro
Symbolic Dynamics:   Sarah Bailey Frick

Short Courses
Elliptic Curves:  David Pollack
Diophantine Equations:   Keith Conrad

2007

Number Theory
Lecture:   Warren Sinnott
Seminars:   Robert Gold, Daniel Shapiro, Jim Brown

Seminar
counselors

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

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

Special Lectures
Bruce Reznick.

2006

Number Theory
Lecture:   Warren Sinnott
Seminars:   Robert Gold, Stefan Patrikis, Jim Brown

Seminar
counselors

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.

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 Course
Combinatorial Games:   Jacob Lurie

Special Lectures
Karan Singh, Paul Pollack.

2004

Number Theory
Lecture:   Daniel Shapiro
Seminars:   David Lehavi, James Mailhot, John Maharry

Algebra Seminar
Warren Sinnott

Advanced Course
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.

2003

Number Theory
Lecture:   Daniel Shapiro
Seminars:   Susan Goldstine, Warren Sinnott, Alice Silverberg

Algebra Seminar
Inna Korchagina

Advanced Course
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

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.

2001

Number Theory
Lecture:   Daniel Shapiro
Seminars:   Susan Goldstine, Anna Medvedovsky, Noah Snyder

Algebra Seminars
Inna Korchagina, Alice Silverberg

Advanced Courses
Probability Lecture:   Peter March
Seminar:   Scott McKinley

Counselor Course
Cryptology: Alice Silverberg

Short Course
Computability and Logic:   John Burgess

Ross Program Reunion-Conference (95th birthday).

2000

Number Theory
Lecture:   Arnold Ross
Seminars:   Bogdan Baishanski, Ranko Bojanic, Daniel Shapiro

Advanced Course
Combinatorics:   Thomas Dowling

Counselor Course
Probability:   Gerald Edgar

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