The Annual UNCG Regional Mathematics and Statistics Conference

The 11th Annual UNCG RMSC, Saturday, November 7, 2015

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The 12th UNCG RMSC conference will be held on Saturday, November 12, 2016.

We will have a new format, including

  1. Student activities (social events, math competitions) beginning on Friday November 11, 2016 late afternoon.
  2. Faculty development workshop focused on training faculty in mentoring undergraduate researchers led by Dr. Michael Dorff (Brigham Young University) and Dr. Kathryn Leonard (California State University-Channel Islands).
  3. Poster session.
  4. Panels on
    • Careers in mathematics,
    • Preparation for graduate school,
    • Benefits of undergraduate research.
More details will be posted online in late August 2016.

UNCG-RMSC is an annual one day conference promoting student research in mathematics, statistics, and their applications in various fields. The 2015 conference was held on Saturday, November 7, 2015.

The following students (presented in alphabetical order) have won the award for the outstanding student presentation:

This student focused conference features contributed research talks by undergraduate and graduate students (15 minutes in length). Topics for the contributed talks by students include but are not limited to

  • Mathematical Biology,
  • Biostatistics,
  • Graph theory,
  • Computational Mathematics, and
  • Statistical techniques.
Student talks from all areas of mathematics and statistics are welcome.

There are two plenary talks by Dr. Laura Taalman and Dr. Narayanaswamy Balakrishnan aimed at a general mathematics and statistics audience.

Registration is free and the conference is open to the community, including high school, undergraduate, and graduate students, high school teachers, and university and college faculty. However only students can present papers at the conference.

  • Abstract submission deadline: October 16, 2015 (for students only).
  • Registration deadline: October 16, 2015.
  • Registration fee: Free (for all participants)

Modest travel support is available. To apply for travel funds, check the appropriate box on the registration form.

A block of rooms have been reserved in a local hotel. Please click here for details.

The conference will take place in Sullivan Science building . To see a tentative schedule of the conference, please click here.

Click here for a printable flyer of the conference.

Funding and support for this conference is provided by the National Science Foundation (grant DMS´┐Ż1332369), UNCG Office of the Provost, the College of Arts and Sciences, UNCG, UNCG Office of the Research and Economic Development, the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, UNCG and Elon University's Chapter of Pi Mu Epsilon.