Final Project

The final project was an exploration of a problem or topic in algebraic geometry. It included a paper (between 3 and 5 pages) and a talk (not longer than 10 minutes). You can find a list of potential topics here.

Final Papers

Vector Bundles on Algebraic Varieties
Aaron Pribadi
Sheaves, the Prime Spectrum, and Schemes
Jacob Brumbaugh-Smith
Elliptic Curve Cryptography
Elaine Brow
Elliptic Curve Cryptography
Jacob Scott
The Klein Quartic
Julia Matsieva
A Gentle Introduction to Grassmannians
Dhruv Ranganathan
Rational Normal Scrolls
Palmer Mebane
Toric varieties
Olivia Beckwith
Affine Toric Varieties
Jack Newhouse
Algebraic Groups
Curtis Heberle
Kummer Surfaces
Max Kutler
Error-Correcting codes
Dmitri Skjorshammer
An Introduction to Moduli Spaces of Curves
Don Richards