The University of Manitoba is offering its thirteenth summer camp for mathematically interested and talented grade nine and ten students. The purpose of the camp is to enable mathematically gifted students to pursue knowledge in a subject they enjoy, in an environment that encourages and fosters such pursuits. Selected participants will gain knowledge and skills, emphasizing problem solving. The camp will afford participants a chance to meet and make friends with fellow MathCamp students, students who enjoy and value the pursuit of higher learning.
The program is delivered by mathematics professors from The University of Manitoba with assistance from mentors who are young mathematicians from our mathematics programs.
Your application is not complete unless accompanied by a letter of recommendation from a teacher. The letter should include a phone number or email address so that we can contact your referee if we have any questions. The letter should comment on your creativity, initiative, maturity, ability to work with others, as well as your interest in mathematics and problem solving. We are looking for students who are enthusiastic problem solvers, and who will make a positive contribution to the camp.
You should attempt as many questions on the quiz (link) as you can. You are not expected to solve every problem. What is important is evidence of your reasoning. Justify your solutions. If you get stuck in a problem, give a partial solution. Be patient; there is no time limit.
Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 at 14:40, 415 Machray Hall
Generalized Inverses of Matrices over Skew Polynomial Rings
(Seminar series : Rings and Modules)
Wednesday, March 1st, 2017 at 15:00, 111 Armes
Dirichlet problem and jump decomposition on quasicircles
(Seminar series : Functional Analysis)
Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 at 14:30, 115 Armes
Sahar Rahimzad Lamey
(Seminar series : Graduate Students)
Friday, March 3rd, 2017 at 14:30, 415 Machray Hall
(Seminar series : Colloquium)