Nicolas Guay, Ph.D.

Professor, Faculty of Science - Mathematics & Statistical Sciences

Contact

Professor, Faculty of Science - Mathematics & Statistical Sciences
Email
nguay@ualberta.ca
Address
665 Central Academic Building
11324 - 89 Ave NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2G1

Overview

Research

Areas

Algebra, Representation Theory

Courses

MATH 298 - Problem Solving Seminar

Problem solving techniques (pigeonhole principle, invariants, extremal principle, etc.) and survey of problems from various branches of mathematics: calculus, number theory, algebra, combinatorics, probability, geometry, etc. This credit/no-credit course is intended for students interested in mathematics contests and participation in the Putnam Mathematical Competition will be required. Note: This course may be taken for credit up to four times. Prerequisite: consent of the instructor.


MATH 499 - Research Project

This course provides students in Specialization and Honors programs an opportunity to pursue research in mathematics under the direction of a member of the Department. Course requirements include at least one oral presentation and a written final report. Students interested in taking this course should contact the course coordinator two months in advance. Credit for this course may be obtained more than once. Prerequisites: a 300-level MATH course and consent of the course coordinator.


STAT 499 - Research Project

This course provides students in Specialization and Honors programs an opportunity to pursue research in statistics under the direction of a member of the Department. Course requirements include at least one oral presentation and a written final report. Students interested in taking this course should contact the course coordinator two months in advance. Credit for this course may be obtained more than once. Prerequisites: a 300-level STAT course and consent of the course coordinator.


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