Monthly Archives: August 2011

Tips on how to succeed in the math major

At an orientation for new and prospective math majors yesterday, I was asked to speak for about eight minutes giving tips on how to succeed in the major.  Here is roughly what I said: “For those of you who recently … Continue reading

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Is there a quantitative refinement of the Weinstein conjecture?

The following post consists of various conjectures and speculations which seem hard to prove if true, although maybe not so hard to disprove in the likely event that they are false.  I am hoping some reader might be able to … Continue reading

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