GRWC 2015 - Ames, IA

June 1-12, 2015 --- Ames, IA
Hosted By
Iowa State University
A 2-week collaborative research workshop for experienced graduate students from all areas of combinatorics.  Students will work in collaborative groups with faculty and postdocs on research problems from across the discipline.   The workshop will also host a variety of professional development workshops to prepare students and postdocs for the job hunt and their transition to the professoriate. 

The workshop will be centered on problems developed and presented by students and postdocs, who will work together with a faculty mentor from the organizing committee.  Please see the Workshop Format page for more information about the structure of the workshop.

Please email with any questions.  


The following researchers participated in GRWC 2015.

Graduate Student Participants
  • Aida Abiad (Tilburg University)
  • Zhanar Berikkyzy (Iowa State University)
  • Anton Bernshteyn (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
  • Beth Bjorkman (Washington University)
  • Jessalyn Bolkema (University of Nebraska - Lincoln)
  • Axel Brandt (University of Colorado Denver)
  • Garner Cochran (University of South Carolina)
  • Christopher Cox (Iowa State University)
  • Jay Cummings (University of California San Diego)
  • Jessica De Silva (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
  • Phil DeOrsey (University of Colorado Denver)
  • Jennifer Diemunsch (University of Colorado Denver)
  • Wei Gao (Georgia State University)
  • Frederik Garbe (University of Birmingham)
  • Corbin Groothuis (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
  • Andrew Herring (University of Wyoming)
  • Kristin Heysse (Iowa State University)
  • Kirsten Hogenson (Iowa State University)
  • William Kay (Emory University)
  • Lauren Keough (University of Nebraska - Lincoln)
  • Omid Khormali (University of Montana)
  • Gavin King (University of Wyoming)
  • Rachel Kirsch (University of Nebraka-Lincoln)
  • Jephian Chin-Hung Lin (Iowa State University)
  • Sarah Loeb (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
  • Ruth Luo (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign)
  • Brent McKain (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
  • Brent Moran (University of Colorado Denver)
  • Kevin Moss (Iowa State University)
  • Mitch Phillipson (Texas A&M University)
  • Jonathan Rollin (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology)
  • Danny Rorabaugh (University of South Carolina)
  • Adewale Sekoni (University of Wyoming)
  • Songling Shan (Georgia State University)
  • Heather Smith (University of South Carolina)
  • Michael Tait (University of California San Diego)
  • Yunfang Tang (Tongji University; visiting University of Illinois)
  • Brent Thomas (University of Colorado Denver)
  • Jennifer Wise (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)

Postdoctoral Participants
  • Zachary Hamaker (IMA)
  • Sogol Jahanbekam (University of Colorado Denver)
  • Franklin Kenter (Rice University) - ILAS Lecturer
  • Mohit Kumbhat (Iowa State University)
  • Humberto Naves (IMA)
  • Andrew Uzzel (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
  • Matthew Yancey (Department of Defense)

Faculty Participants
  • Steve Butler (Iowa State University)
  • Mike Ferrara (University of Colorado Denver)
  • Sylvia Hobart (University of Wyoming)
  • Leslie Hogben (Iowa State University)
  • Paul Horn (University of Denver)
  • Bernard Lidicky (Iowa State University)
  • Ryan Martin (Iowa State University)
  • Tyrrell McAllister (University of Wyoming)
  • Florian Pfender (University of Colorado Denver)
  • Derrick Stolee (Iowa State University)
  • Michael Young (Iowa State University)
  • Ghodrat Aalipour (University of Colorado Denver)

Support Generously Provided By GRWC Organizing Institutions:
        University of Colorado Denver 

and by the following organizations:

The International Linear Algebra SocietyElsevier