A∫PiRE 2022

Advancing Student Participation in Research Experiences

 Saturday, March 19.  9:00 am – 4:00 pm.  FGCU Main Campus.

Advancing Student Participation in Research Experiences (ASPiRE) is an annual conference held at Florida Gulf Coast University each February to educate students about what it means to do “mathematics research" and inform them of research opportunities.

 

2022 Program

Print Program
Morning Sessions 9:00 AM – 11:15 PM  

Starting at 8:00 am

Seidler Hall Lobby

 

Registration.   Please register before you go to breakfast.  

8:00am-9:00am 

Seidler Room 220

 

Breakfast  

9:00am

Seidler Room 114

Opening Remarks

Chuck Lindsey

Dean, College of Arts & Sciences, Florida Gulf Coast University

 

9:10am

Seidler Room 114

Math Research Is…

Rolland Trapp

California State University, San Bernardino

Abstract

10:00am

Seidler Room 114

 Break and Networking  

10:15am

Seidler Room 114

Making Undergraduate Research in Astronomy Work for You

Derek Buzasi

Florida Gulf Coast University

Abstract

10:45am 

Seidler Room 114

 Panel Discussion — Q&A  

11:15am

Seidler Room 220

 Lunch  
Afternoon Sessions 12:00 – 2:00 PM

12:00pm

Seidler Room 220

A Combinatorial Merging Problem

Viktoriya Bardenova

Florida Gulf Coast University
Abstract

12:20pm

Seidler Room 220

An Analysis on Total Heart Failure and Diabetes

Hajar Hraimel 

Florida Southern College
Abstract
12:40pm

Break

 

1:00pm

Seidler Room 220

sing the Traveling Salesman Problem to Efficiently Unlock Fairy Skills in Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition

Jeffrey Bindeman

Florida Southern College
Abstract

1:20pm

Seidler Room 220

On the Difference of Two Numbers Raised to the Same Exponent

Nathan Hallmark

Florida Southern College

Abstract

1:40pm

Seidler Room 220

Minesweeper on Arbitrary Graphs

Benton Stacy and Chamine Mudalige

Florida Gulf Coast University

Abstract

2:00pm

Seidler Room 220

Closing Remarks

 

Contacts

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Everham, Lucas
Instructor I, Mathematics
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Maynard, Gretchen
Administrative Specialist II, Mathematics
SH 0208A

Committee Members 

Lucas Everham
Brian Johnson

Katie Johnson
Menaka Navaratna

Galen Papkov
Shaun Sullivan

Erik Insko


The conference is funded by the FGCU College of Arts and Sciences, McGinnis Educational Services, the FGCU Whitaker Center STEM Education, the FGCU Office of Undergraduate Studies, and organized with the support of the FGCU Department of Mathematics.

March 22, 2022