REU: Data Science, Number Theory, and Positional Game Theory
Summers of 2020 and 2021
Occidental College


Description: During the summers of 2020 and 2021 Occidental College will host an eight week REU focusing on data science, number theory, numerical analysis, and positional game theory. Students will be paid a stipend of $4,000, be reimbursed up to $500 for travel to and from the REU, and provided with housing and meals on the campus of Occidental College. The program will run June 7 - August 1, 2020, with students arriving June 7 and departing August 1.

Note that to be eligible for funding students MUST be US citizens or permanent residents.

The REU is funded by the NSF (DMS-1852001).

Faculty Advisors:

Treena Basu will be supervising projects in data science and numerical analysis.
Jim Brown will be supervising projects in coding theory and number theory.
Eric Sundberg will be supervising projects in positional game theory.

Same Problems:

Applications will be collected via mathprograms.org. You can find the application page at here.