Date 
Advanced Circle 
Middle Circle 
Thursday
September 26

Codina Cotar
(MSRI/University College, London)
Probability
Puzzles

Tom Davis (San Jose Math Circle)
Cryptography
(i)

Thursday
October 3

Gabriel Carroll
Stanford Economics Department
Allocating
Objects to People

Tom Davis (San Jose Math Circle)
Cryptography
(ii)

Thursday
October 10

Ai Gurel
ASTAR program of Star League,
Factoring Large Numbers (based on material from
A
Tale of Two Sieves, Notices of the American
Math Society, December 1996)

Tom Davis (San Jose Math Circle)
Cryptography
(iii)

Wednesday
October 16

JeanPierre Bourguignon (Honorary Professor, IHÉS)
4:30 PM
Building 370, room 370
Karel deLeeuw Memorial Lecture
Sound,
Shape, and Harmony: A Mathematician's Perspective

Wednesday
October 16

Brian Conrey (American Institue of Mathematics)
7:30 PM
San Jose State University Science Building, Rm 142
Bay Area Mathematical Adventures
Intransitive
Dice

Thursday
October 17

Rick Summer
Stanford PreCollegiate Studies Program/SUMaC
TBA

Marc Roth (San Francisco Math Circle)
Modular Arithmetic (i: bowling pin puzzles)

Thursday
October 24

Chris Overton
TBA

Marc Roth (San Francisco Math Circle)
Modular Arithmetic (ii: Pigeonhole puzzles)

Thursday
October 31

TBA 
Marc Roth (San Francisco Math Circle)
Modular Arithmetic (iii: Finite Fields)

Saturday
November 2

Bay Area Science Festival Discovery Days
11:00AM to 4:00 PM
AT&T Park  San Francisco

Wednesday
November 6

Cédric Villani (L'Institut Henri Poincaré)
7:30  8:30
Cubberly Auditorium, Stanford University
Public Mathematics Lecture:
Mathematics
of Bats

Thursday
November 7

Brian Conrad
Stanford Mathematics Deparment
the projective plane

TBA 
Thursday
November 14

Rafe Mazzeo
Stanford Mathematics Department
TBA

AMC 8 Practice 
Tuesday
November 19

AMC 8 Competition (8th graders and below) 
Thursday
November 21

Dan Boneh
Stanford Computer Science Dept.
TBA

Chris Overton
TBA

Thursday
November 28

No
Math CircleThanksgiving 
Thursday
December 5

Simon RubinsteinSalzedo
Dartmouth Mathematics Deprtment
Random Walks and Generating Functions

Chris Overton
TBA

Thursday
December 12

EXTRA ADVANCED MATH CIRCLE EVENT
PoShen Loh
Carnegie Mellon Mathematics Dept
Leader of the USA International Math Olympiad Team

