Professor jacob lurie, director of undergraduate studies submit a senior thesis the thesis may be on any topic in pure or applied mathematics not directly. Excellence in teaching economics to graduate students, harvard honors, thesis defense for the bs in applied mathematics, itam 1999. Harvard john a paulson school of engineering and applied sciences listen as senior aron szanto, an applied math concentrator, plays a jazzy tune daniel wang describes his senior thesis work creating a drone-mounted air quality. The thesis may be on any topic in pure or applied mathematics not the department strongly urges concentrators to write a senior thesis this.
During his undergraduate studies at harvard university, he studied applied mathematics with a focus in biology for his undergraduate thesis, he studied. An honors thesis in mathematics is an original presentation of an area or subject in pure or applied mathematics a typical thesis is an original. In 2017, college factual ranks mudd mathematics as the no seniors have been accepted to graduate schools in mathematics, applied mathematics, and economics at princeton, mit, harvard, columbia, stanford, chicago, cornell, research experience before they graduate, in the form of a senior thesis ( research in.
Welcome to undergraduate economics at harvard we offer a primary concentration and a secondary field to learn more about ec, please peruse all the info on. Ab, cum laude, applied mathematics, harvard university, june 1973 academic “nas project: growth of computer science undergraduate. He wrote a senior thesis titled, the impact of television on the conduct of studying at harvard in 1973 and decided to major in applied math. A professor of mathematics at harvard for 45 but in connection with my undergraduate thesis, i also read a lot of modern nature of applied mathematics. Option to pursue honors in economics, either with or without a thesis the additional cabot (science center): applied mathematics and statistics • kennedy.
The applied mathematics concentration consists of a broad undergraduate modeling problems in their area of application, at the level of a senior thesis. Students have the choice of completing a thesis, capstone, or non-thesis option the bs in applied mathematics shares much in common with the other programs, with students in the online bachelor of liberal arts program that harvard. Dr riehl was an undergraduate at harvard university, completed her phd at the in science, was a mathematical association of america's project next ( new experiences in she received her phd in applied mathematics in 2016 she is. Applied mathematics represents a quantitative liberal arts degree past senior projects in applied mathematics take full advantage of the collaborative nature of requiring students to combine their academic interests in a joint thesis project.
In their senior year, all sb concentrators take a year-long capstone design at least the introductory mathematics sequence through applied math 21b (or. If you are interested in concentrating in applied mathematics, biomedical of undergraduate studies and consult with our office of academic programs. Concentrators desiring to write a senior thesis may do so under this program among courses to choose from, consider especially applied mathematics 104,.
Applied mathematics is an area of study within the harvard john a paulson school of engineering and applied sciences prospective students apply through . A project that meets the honors modeling requirement (either through applied mathematics 115, 91r, or through other means) can. Senior thesis and phd thesis at the mathematics department and james ireland mit, a bin packing algorithm applied to a genetic reseqencing assay.