REUs Archive: 2003

Research Experiences for Undergraduates at University of Wisconsin-Madison

Number Theory: Investigating Elliptic Curves, Modular Forms and q-Series


  • Stephanie Basha (Santa Clara University)
  • Daniel Corson (MIT) 
  • David Favero (Brown University)
  • Jayce Getz (Harvard University)
  • Katie Liesinger (University of Chicago)
  • Harris Nover (CalTech)
  • Emma Smith (MIT)
  • Sarah Zubairy (University of Rochester)

Their results

  • S. Basha, J, Getz, H, Nover and E. Smith, Systems of orthogonal polynomials arising from the modular j-function, J. Math. Anal. Appl. 289 (2004), pages 336-354.
  • D. Corson, D. Favero, K. Liesinger and S. Zubairy, Characters and q-series in Q(sqrt(2)), J. Number Th. 107 (2004), pages 392-405.