Organizers

Phil Yasskin:

    • Associate Professor of Mathematics, at TAMU
    • Phil runs the Summer Educational Enrichment in Math (SEE-Math) program for gifted middle school students
    • Program Director for the MAA Special Interest Group on Math Circles for Students and Teachers (SIGMAA-MCST)

Guoliang Yu:

    • Powell Chair in Mathematics and Professor of Mathematics, at TAMU.
    • Prof. Yu is in charge of the problem-solving session.
    • Prof. Yu’s research interests include non-commutative geometry, K-theory of operator algebras, index theory, topology and analysis of manifolds, and geometric group theory.

Junehyuk Jung (JJ):

    • Assistant Professor of Mathematics, at TAMU.
    • International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) Gold Medalist.
    • Previously served as an instructor of Mathematical Olympiad Summer Program in Korea, and as an instructor of South Korean IMO team for several years.

Wencai Liu:

Kris Watkins:

    • Masters grad student in Mathematics at TAMU.
    • Kris manages Math Circle events and attendance and maintains the website.

John Weeks:

    • Currently 3rd year graduate student in the Mathematics Department at Texas A&M
    • John also organizes the 30-Minute Activities for the Math Circle and is sometimes a Facilitator for the Math Circle