Current Year Schedule

The following 2020 -2021 schedule shows who will be leading the math circle session on a given day.

BAMA Talks Schedule

Date

Instructor

Topic

Handout

10/13/2020 Edmund Harriss CNC Craft:The mathematics of moving machines to make  Handout
12/01/2020 Steve Trettel Life in Curved Space Handout
02/09/2021 Julie Bergner Fun with Egyptian Fractions Handout
03/16/2021 Tony Varilly-Alvarado Magic Squares of Squares Handout
       

San Jose Math Circle Online Schedule

Date

Instructor

Topic

Handout

9/18/2020 Joshua Zucker Egyptian Fractions  
9/25/2020 Joshua Zucker Adventures in Short Division  
10/2/2020 Lucian Sega (7:30pm-9:30pm) Cyclic Quadrilateral and Ptolemy Theorems I   
10/9/2020 Lucian Sega (7:30pm-9:30pm) Cyclic Quadrilateral and Ptolemy Theorems II  
10/16/2020 Joshua Zucker TBD  
10/23/2020 Amanda Serenevy Counting Cube Colorings I  
10/30/2020 Amanda Serenevy Counting Cube Colorings II  
11/6/2020 Joshua Zucker Grid Power  
11/13/2020 Ted Alper TBD  
11/20/2020 Ter Alper Rational Approximations  
11/27/2020 Thanksgiving Break
12/4/2020 Joshua Zucker TBD  
12/11/2020 Lucian Sega (7:30pm-9:30pm) TBD  
12/18/2020 Lucian Sega (7:30pm-9:30pm) TBD  
12/25/2020 Winter Break
1/1/2021 Winter Break
1/8/2021 Spencer Bowen Stack Up  
1/15/2021 Joshua Zucker Chromatic Polynomials  
1/22/2021 Joshua ZUcker TBD  
1/29/2021 Matt Roscoe Menger Sponge  
2/5/2021 Lauren Rose Math Behind SET  
2/12/2021 Lauren Rose EvenQuad  
2/19/2021 Joshua Zucker Shapely Averages  
2/26/2021 Raghu Subramanian What every intelligent student should know about AI  
3/5/2021 Yul Inn Tournaments and Graph Theory  
3/12/2021 Yul Inn Tournaments and Graph Theory II  
3/19/2021 Joshua Zucker TBD  
3/26/2021 Alon Amit Big Numbers  
4/2/2021 Alon Amit TBD  
4/9/2021 Brian Conrey TBD  
4/16/2021 Joshua Zucker TBD  
4/23/2021 Paul Zeitz TBD  
4/30/2021 Paul Zeitz TBD  
5/7/2021 Paul Zeitz TBD  
5/14/2021 Joshua Zucker TBD  

 


Note:

Some topics have not yet been decided, hence the “TBD” = “To Be Determined”.

  • The  red highlighted dates are BAMA talks so there will be no SJMC meeting.
  • SJMC meetings take place regularly ONLINE on Fridays from 7:00PM to 9:00PM, unless noted otherwise.
  • If you’d like to see your name on this schedule page, as a leader of a circle session, contact us!
  • Handouts of past meetings will be posted as we receive them. If you have past handouts that you don’t see here, please let us know.
  • Read more about Russian-style circles.

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