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Summer 2017

SIM Camp 2016The 2017 Summer Illinois Math Camp took place July 10-14 and July 24-28. Topics for the 2017 SIM Camp courses include "Beyond 1,2,3: How Mathematicians Count", "Tropical Geometry", "Classical Constructions: Learn to Draw Algebra" and "Topological Invariants: how to know the answer in advance".

Mathematical galleries

We welcome you to take a look at the projects completed by IGL teams, as well as the mathematical galleries below.

Paul Nylander's Website: A collection of physics and mathematics visualizations, as well as other things of interest.

David Dumas's Website: A collection of images and videos demonstrating ideas in current research on hyperbolic geometry.

Mathematical Models: a website dedicated to the hundreds of mathematical models designed in the 19th and early 20th centuries and housed in Altgeld Hall.