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    Mathematical Research

    Senior Projects for the Academic Year 2010-11

    Jessy Hennesy: Formal Proof of the Existence of a Nash Equilibrium

    Ahmet Shapiro-Erciyas: The Laplace Equation in a Disk and the Poisson integral Formula

    Alicia Dressel: Laplace Inverse Transformations

    Nissa Benedict: The Steiner Ellipse

    Kirby Janitch: Proof of the Five Color Theorem

    Laura Berg: Generating Functions

    Kyle Helgemoe: Reflective Surfaces

    Each senior mathematics major and minor is expected to research a topic of his or her choosing, in consultation with a faculty member. The research results in a short research and or expository paper and a presentation to faculty and other mathematics students in the Mathematics Colloquium.