Spring 2020, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Class meetings: Mondays and Wednesdays 2:30pm–4:00pm in 2-146 (before March 14, 2020) and at Zoom online (after March 14, 2020)
Instructor: Zilin Jiang
Communication specialist: Malcah Effron
Seminar in combinatorics, graph theory, and discrete mathematics in general. Participants read and present papers from recent mathematics literature. Instruction and practice in written and oral communication provided. Enrollment limited.
2 chalkboard presentations worth 20% each, 1 slides presentation 15%, 2
in-class take-home midterms 10% each, and the term paper 25%. Attendance policy: Without a valid excuse such as illness, failure to show up at one’s own talk or missing more than 3 classes results an immediate failure.
|T 2/18||Jesus Herrera|
|3/23||No class (Spring vacation)||3/25||No class (Spring vacation)|
|4/20||No class (Patriots’ Day)||4/22||Brian Gu|