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Sites for writing Mathematics Blogs [closed]

If this is not suitable place for the question, I am sorry for that, but please suggest the suitable platform. The question is surely about some help in Mathematics. Many mathematicians have created ...
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Undergraduate research in group theory? [closed]

I'm a freshman in college currently taking an introductory course in abstract algebra, and find it extremely interesting. I was looking at some research other undergraduates at my school did on group ...
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Undergraduate set theory research [closed]

What are some topics for undergraduate Set Theory research? And what are the prerequisites for such topics? I'm graduating next year, and I'm interested in Set Theory. I have been always interested ...
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Inquiry about My Self-Study Plan for Real Analysis (associated with my undergraduate research) [closed]

S.E advisers, I am a college sophomore in US with a major in mathematics and an aspiring mathematician in the computation theory and cryptography. I recently got an undergraduate research in the ...
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Researching in Mathematics [closed]

I am presently pursuing Engineering, but I want to make my career in the field of mathematics. How do I come to know of the specific topic in math in which I would like to research, in which I would ...
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graph theory, economics and learning prerequisites [closed]

I'm a undergraduate student of economics and I"d like to know which classes I have to take to get in in graph theory with the purpose to apply it to economic theory. Undergraduate math is sufficient ...
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Undergraduate Research Thesis [closed]

1. General background information ★ At my university [whose name I will omit] the following practices are customary: ● During their third year of study, students have approximately $4$ ...
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Problems from the Kourovka Notebook that undergraduate students can fully appreciate

The Kourovka Notebook is a collection of open problems in Group Theory. My question is: could you point out some (a "big-list" of) problems [by referencing them] presented in this book that ...
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Collections of undergraduate research projects [closed]

I would like to compile a "big list" of undergraduate research projects in the following areas of mathematics: calculus; analysis; abstract algebra; linear algebra; number theory; geometry; ...
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Undergraduate Project Suggestions

A student of mine has expressed interest in doing an independent project next quarter with me. This would not be for credit and it is purely for her own educational stimulation. She wants to study ...
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Research ideas involving probability and pretty pictures? [closed]

I am interested in probability theory. I love making pretty pictures. There's an excellent probability theory researcher at my school I'd like to approach with a short term project idea, and I would ...
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Group Theory Research Topics [advice] [closed]

I'm currently a Senior Mathematics student in the US. I'm interested in Abstract Algebra, specifically Group Theory (I've taken a course that dealt entirely with Fields, but I enjoy Groups a bit more) ...
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Research in graph theory [closed]

I am studying mathematics in a small university, this is my second year of my undergraduate degree. Recently I became interested in graph theory and would like to do some research, but there is no ...
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Recommended research topics for high school student

I am a high school senior and I am interested in doing a math research. I hope someone can recommend areas or topics of research that are challenging, rewarding, and yet do not exceed my capability. ...
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Gap year to study math

This is a plan in its earliest and thus least concise stage, so either bear with me or don't read the following babble (I bolded some of the important stuff): I am a high school graduate who is about ...
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How do you use reference books?

Reference books at the research levels often does not include any problem or exercise. While you can't read these books like novels(you normally need to work on other sheet of paper), I'm just ...
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Does writing a bachelor thesis make sense?

I am a math student in my fourth semester. At my university, it is common to write a bachelor-thesis in the end of the bachelor program in almost all subjects while in the math undergraduate program ...
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Undergraduate Mathematics Research [closed]

I am currently an undergraduate junior. I have taken most of the standard undergraduate math courses and a few introductory graduate courses (measure theory, algebraic topology, complex analysis, ...
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Topics on Number theory for undergraduate to do a project [closed]

Im an undergraduate in the mathematics field ..So i wanna be alittle more productive and wanted to do an essay or project mostly on number theory or Algebra(Rings or Groups) and i want to ask if you ...
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Applications of Complex Numbers

For my Complex Analysis course, we are to look up applications of Complex Numbers in the real world. The semester has just started and I am still new to the complex field. I want to get a head start ...
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How to stay academically active during a Mathematics Gap Year?

This year I started at the University of Cambridge to study Maths. I was very unfortunate to contract a serious infection early on in the term, and as a reult it has been mutually decided between ...
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Soft question : First year student and confused [closed]

I hope I won't tire the fellow mathematicians with this question but I am very, very confused... I am a first year undergraduate student of Mathematics. I can't say I am a prodigy, maybe having an ...
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top journals in analysis [closed]

as an undergraduate I find analysis as my favorite.I want to read journals regarding that. give me top 5 journals in analysis(real,complex)? top 5 journals in differential geometry? and generally some ...
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I have reached a rut in my understanding of control systems. How do I cross this?

A little background here. I'm an undergrad in the final year. I have decided academia as my career path. My grades are not high but my research caliber is good and I have ongoing projects that are ...
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What is mathematical research like?

I'm planning on applying for a math research program over the summer, but I'm slightly nervous about it just because the name math research sounds strange to me. What does math research entail ...