Our REU participants will be giving talks on July 23rd, 2019 at the REU Conference at UMass Amherst 2019.

Fractals projects:

- Resistance scaling on the Octacarpet (Claire Canner, William Huang, Michael Orwin)
- Decimation structure of the spectra of self-similar groups (Brett Hungar, Madison Phelps, Johnathan Wheeler)
- Can we hear the shape of a fractal? Spectral analysis of self-similar sets (Elizabeth Melville, Nikhil Nagabandi)

Stochastic and Financial Mathematics project:

- Hedging by Sequential Regression in Generalized Discrete Models and the Follmer-Schweizer

decomposition (Sarah Boese, Tracy Cui, Sam Johnston)

Markov Chains projects:

- A Version of the Elephant Random Walk and Additive Functionals of Finite State Markov Chains (Jonah Green, Taylor Meredith, Rachel Tan)
- The Voter Model on Complete Bipartite Graphs ( Philip Speegle, R Oliver Vandenberg)
- On a Nonlinear Random Walk on Graphs (Jonah Botvinick-Greenhouse, Connor Fitch, Mark Kong)

Additional information and abstract list: REU Conference at UMass Amherst 2019