Past Latin Honors Theses

Recent Latin Honors Theses are kept in volumes at the mathematics undergraduate office in 115 Vincent Hall. You are invited to view them if you are contemplating doing an honors thesis. Please note, however, that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, viewing access to past theses is unavailable at this time.

2020-2021

Student Thesis Advisor
Dingjun Bian "Higher Order Poisson Regularization for Graph-Based Semi-Supervised Learning" J. Calder
Moriah Elkin "The Structure of Young Modules in Characteristic 2" P. Webb
Jackson Hampton "Using Gradient Boosted Decision Trees to Better Evaluate NBA Players - a Basketball EPA Metric M. Weimerskirch
Adam Hodapp "Computer Implementation of Chain Complexes Over Finite Dimensional Algebras" P. Webb
Alan Koval "Harmonic Measure" M. Engelstein
Henry Twiss "Root systems of Kac-Moody Lie algebras attached to moments of Dirichlet L-functions" A. Diaconu
Cameron Vogt "Analytic Composition Expansions About Functional Equation Fixed Points" R. Moeckel
Thomas Winckelman "Fourier Analysis on Groups of Finite Measure" D. Bilyk
Chen Yu "Differentially Private Non-convex Optimization on the Grassmannian" G. Lerman
Nicholas Zaczkowski "Crystallographic groups" P. Webb

2019-2020

Student

Thesis

Advisor

Nicholas Backes

"Cohomology of Abelian Varieties with Certain Vector-Valued Coefficients"

K-W.Lan

Bernardo Bianco Prado

"An Overview of Invariant Manifolds and their Applications"

P.Polacik

Noah Carpenter

"The Hadamard Product and a Few Open Problems"

A.Akhmedov

Emily Koithan

"Projecting Combined Anthropogenic and Natural Ecosystem Dynamics to Restore the Planet While Feeding the World"

R.McGehee

Sean Mcnally

“Virtual Complete Intersections in Stanley-Reisner Rings and Smooth Fano Toric Varieties”

C.Berkesch

Jacob Ogden

“A Complexified Model of the Navier-Stokes Equations with FractionalvDissipation”

V.Sverak

Rebecca Rechkin

"Proving the Hook Length Formula"

C.Berkesch

Calvin Roth

"An Overview of Factoring Algorithms"

D.Johnstone

 

2018-2019

Student

Thesis

Advisor

Manaswinee (Mansi) Bezbaruah

“Numerical Simulations of Plasmons on Graphene"

F.Santosa

Andrew Brettin

“Ecological Management Practices Informed by Flow-kick Dynamics”

R.McGehee

Jacob Elafandi

“Use of Marching Algorithms to Detect Edges of Breakage on Scans of Bone Fragments”

J.Calder

Logan Knorr

“Ranking Systems in NCAA Men's Basketball”

J.Rogness

Linda Peng

“Fuzzy Logic and Its Applications to Insurance”

R.Ashkenazi

Julie Sherman

“Constraints on the Oceanic Carbon Sink Using Atmospheric Oxygen Data”

R.McGehee

Warut Thawinrak

"Bruhat Order and the Rook Monoid"

V.Reiner