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San Diego Math Circle 2015-2016 Schedule
UNDER CONSTRUCTION
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Color Key:Yellow - Weekday Activity or NotesGreen - Regular Saturday ActivityAqua - Special EventBlue - Special SeriesColor Key:Orange - Sunday Afternoon
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Group:Fermat (5th - 6th)Euler (7th - 8th)Gauss (9th - 10th)Cauchy (11th - 12th)Group:STEM Sunday
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Saturday
Date
Cognitive Science Bldg.
Room 001
Cognitive Science Bldg.
Room 002
Cognitive Science Bldg.
Room 004
Appl. Physics & Math. Bldg.
Room B402A
Sunday
Date
Appl. Physics & Math. Bldg.
Room B402A and/or B412
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Sep-26 8:30AM Opening session in 108 Peterson Hall for all groups, including students, parents, and instructors.
Students will be escorted to classes from Peterson Hall; parents will remain for a parent meeting:
Sep-27
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Scientific Notation
Irina Kufareva
UCSD
Introduction to Number Theory
Casimir Kothari
Divide and Conquer Multiplication
Janine LoBue Tiefenbruck
UCSD
Fields
Mark Tiefenbruck
Ctr. for Comm. Research
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Oct-3Mathematical Logic
Mihai Azimioara
Novartis
Puzzles
Hao Ye
UCSD
Math for Coriolis Force
Samuel Shen
SDSU / SIO
Isoperimetric Inequality
Lei Ni
UCSD Mathematics
Oct-4Computer Science
Sue Young
SAT
verified
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Oct-10Some Sum Formulas
Jacob Zhang
Euclidean Vectors
David W. Brown
SDMC
Location change: CSB 004
Combinatorics
Zika Perovic
Mira Costa College
Location change: CSB 002
Oct-11The Physics of Gravity:
Physics Essentials
David W. Brown
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Oct-17Numbers and Operators, Part 1
Mihai Azimioara
Novartis
Introduction to Number Theory
Casimir Kothari
Location change: CSB 004
Irrationality and Continued Fractions
David W. Brown
SDMC
Location change: CSB 002
Oct-18Computer Science
Sue Young
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Oct-24Numbers and Operators, Part 2
Mihai Azimioara
Novartis
Games!
Shannon Rogers
Art of Problem Solving
Trigonometry and Complex Numbers
Tristan Pollner
Mock UCSD Honors ContestOct-25The Physics of Gravity:
A little Galileo, a little Newton
David W. Brown
ACT
verified
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Oct-31AMC 8 Preparation
David Balmin
Introduction to Number Theory
Darren Edmonds
Location change: CSB 004
Combinatorial Geometry
Deven Ware
Art of Problem Solving
Location change: CSB 002
Nov-1Computer Science
Sue Young
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Nov-7Math Mania
Carolyn Swayze
AMC 8 Preparation
David Balmin
Diophantine Equations
Jonathan Xia
Symmetric Functions
Mark Tiefenbruck
Ctr. for Comm. Research
Nov-8AMC 8 Workshop
Kevin Ren, Tristan Shin, Daniel Sun, Jacob Zhang
SAT
verified
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Fall ARML Power Contest
Takes 45min and will take place AFTER the usual Saturday morning activities in the AP&M.
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Nov-14No Fermat Activity
6th graders join SDML I >>>
San Diego Math League I
Middle School Division (B)
San Diego Math League I
High School Division (A)
Nov-15Computer Science
Sue Young
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Nov-17AMC8
The AMC8 will be held on a TUESDAY evening on the UCSD campus.
This is a sign-up event; see SDMC's Event page here for details.
AMC 8
verified
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Nov-21Thanksgiving BreakNov-22Caltech Harvey Mudd Mathematics Competitionverified
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Nov-28Thanksgiving BreakNov-29Thanksgiving Break
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Dec-5The Euler Characteristic
Yana Mohanty
A Review of the 2015 AMC 8
Jacob Zhang
Topic TBA
Palmer Mebane
Art of Problem Solving
Dec-6The Physics of Gravity:
Rotation
David W. Brown
SAT
verified
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Dec-12Symmetry and Group Theory
Mihai Azimioara
Novartis
Introduction to Number Theory
Casimir Kothari
Topic TBA
Po-Shen Loh
Carnegie Mellon
Location: Ledden Auditorium (HSS 2250)
Dec-13no classACT
verified
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Special Event for Mixed Audience
Po-Shen Loh, Carnegie Mellon University
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Location: Ledden Auditorium (HSS 2250)
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Dec-19Winter BreakDec-20
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Dec-26Winter BreakDec-27
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Note that a number of information items possibly affecting the schedule in 2016 are unknown or uncertain at this time.
We do our best to chart and work around known information, but changes are very possible.
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Jan-2Jan-3
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Jan-9The frieze dance and other adventures in symmetry
Yana Mohanty
Introduction to Number Theory
Darren Edmonds
Dimensional Analysis
Samuel Shen
SDSU and SIO
Jan-10Computer Science
Sue Young
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Jan-16Ancient Number Systems
David W. Brown
SDMC
Topics in Algebra I
(Functional Equations)
Tristan Shin
Topics in Algebra I
(Functional Equations)
Kevin Ren
AMC 10/12 Preparation
David Balmin
Jan-17The Physics of Gravity:
Kepler's Laws
David W. Brown
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Jan-23Geometric Arithmetic
David W. Brown
Topics in Algebra II
(Inequalities)
Kevin Ren
Topics in Algebra II
(Inequalities)
Tristan Shin
Mock UCSD Honors ContestJan-24F=ma CompetitionSAT
verified
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Jan-30No Fermat Activity
6th graders join SDML II >>>
San Diego Math League II
Middle School Division (B)
San Diego Math League II
High School Division (A)
Jan-31Computer Science
Sue Young
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Mathemagics

Arthur Benjamin, Harvey Mudd College

Location: Peterson Hall, Room 108 Time: 2:00pm - AFTERNOON

Dr. Benjamin is both a professor of mathematics and a magician; he creates a dynamic presentation suitable for all audiences,
where he demonstrates and explains his secrets for performing rapid mental calculations faster than a calculator.
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Feb-2AMC10A & AMC12A
The AMC10A and AMC12A will be held on a TUESDAY evening on the UCSD campus.
This is a sign-up event; see SDMC's Event page here for details.
AMC 10/12 A
verified
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Feb-6Wallpapers and Tilings
David W. Brown
MATHCOUNTS Jeopardy!
Carolyn Swayze
no classno classFeb-7Winter ARML Power Contest
Takes 45min and will begin near 1:30pm
Division B
Science Olympiad
verified
ACT
verified
Power Contest
verified
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Feb-13no classFeb-14no class
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Feb-17AMC10B & AMC12 B
The AMC10B and AMC 12B will be held on a WEDNESDAY evening on the UCSD campus.
This is a sign-up event; see SDMC's Event page here for details: http://www.sdmathcircle.org/index.php?page=amc-10-12-B
AMC 10/12 B
verified
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Feb-20Geometry I
David W. Brown
Mock MATHCOUNTS
Tristan Shin and Jacob Zhang
no classno classFeb-21Computer Science
Sue Young
Division C
Science Olympiad
verified
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Feb-27Geometry II
David W. Brown
No Euler Activity
Due to San Diego Chapter
MATHCOUNTS
AIME Preparation
Samer Seraj, AoPS
Feb-28The Physics of Gravity:
Gravity on Large Scales
David W. Brown
MATHCOUNTS
verified
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Mar-3AIME I
The AIME I will be held on a THURSDAY evening on the UCSD campus.
This is a sign-up event; see SDMC's Event page here for details.
AIME I
verified
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Mar-5Geometry III
David W. Brown
A USAMTS Problem
Kevin Ren
Great Expectations for Probability
Jonathan Xia and Jacob Zhang
Mar-6Computer Science
Sue Young
SAT
verified
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Mar-12Using Math to UnderstandHow Populations Grow
Scott Rifkin, UCSD
Polynomials
David W. Brown
Expected Number of Tears and Tantrums
Paul Zeitz
University of San Francisco
Mar-13The Physics of Gravity:
Gravity Waves
David W. Brown
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Mar-16AIME II
The AIME II will be held on a WEDNESDAY evening on the UCSD campus.
This is a sign-up event; see SDMC's Event page here for details: http://www.sdmathcircle.org/index.php?page=aime
AIME II
verified
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Mar-17Math Kangaroo (grades 1 - 12)
Math Kangaroo will be held on a THURSDAY evening in the Applied Physics and Mathematics Building of UCSD.

MK verified
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Mar-19Cryptography
Rachana Madhukara
Introduction to Number Theory
Casimir Kothari
Generating Fun with Combo Series
Kevin Ren
USAMO Preparation
Tristan Shin and Jacob Zhang
Mar-20USPhO SemifinalUSPhO verified
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Mar-26No instructional classes for any ability groups on this date.San Diego Math Olympiad
Middle School Division (B)
San Diego Math Olympiad
High School Division (A)
Mar-27World Youth Mathematics League
NOT verified
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Apr-2The SDMO is the concluding event of the regular SDMC season.
SDMC activity continues in the form of some isolated events, as continue to be noted on this calendar and with the development of San Diego's ARML team.
Apr-3
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Apr-9Apr-10AAPT PhysicsBowl
(date estimated)
ACT
verified
PhysicsBowl
NOT verified
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Apr-16UCSD Honors Math Contest
(date estimated)
Apr-17ACT
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Apr-19USA(J)MO Day 1
Tuesday, April 19
verified
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Apr-20USA(J)MO Day 2
Wednesday, April 20
verified
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Apr-23ARML Local
Saturday or Sunday
Apr-24ARML Local
Saturday or Sunday
ARML Local Sat 4/26 or Sun 4/27NOT verified
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Apr-30ARML Team Practice
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May-7ARML Team PracticeSAT
verified
UCSD Transfer Admit Day
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May-14ARML Team Practice
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May-21ARML Team PracticeMiddle School Math Field Day
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May-28Memorial Day Weekend - No Activity
(Memorial Day in 2016 is Monday, May 30)
Mem. Day 5/30
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Jun-1ALL RETURNING STUDENTS FINALIZE THEIR SDMC MEMBERSHIP DOCUMENT UPDATES
(Students should be updating incrementally all year.)

The Liability Wiaver for the 2016-2017 season will be distributed at least by this date, and probably sooner.
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Jun-3American Regions Math League Compeition (ARML)

ARML is a two-day out-of-town event spanning both Friday and Saturday.
ARML participation is by invitation only.
ARML verified
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Jun-4
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Jun-11Jun-12All-SDMC Year-End Picnic
Sunday, June 12
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Jun-30RETURNING STUDENTS HAVE UNTIL JUNE 30 TO FINALIZE THEIR MEMBERSHIP DOCUMENT UPDATES
AND SUBMIT AN ACCEPTIBLY CLEAR AND COMPLETE LIABILITY WAIVER FOR THE NEXT SDMC SEASON

Any student out of compliance with this requirement will be dropped automatically
and the released memberships made available to new students.
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Aug-1NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION OPENS

New applicants should go to the New Student Registration page of the SDMC website
and follow the guidance given there. In particular, give careful attention to the presentation "How to Apply".
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Aug-31NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION CLOSES
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ACT Calendarwww.actstudent.org/regist/dates.html
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American Mathematics Competitions (AMC) Calendarwww.maa.org/math-competitions/about-amc/events-calendar
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American Regions Math League (ARML)www.arml.com/arml_development/page/index.php?page_type=public&page=home
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AP Exam Calendarapcentral.collegeboard.com/apc/public/exam/calendar/index.html
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Caltech Harvey Mudd Math Competitionchmmc.caltech.edu/
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Del Mar Union School District Calendarwww.dmusd.org/Page/2
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Math Kangaroohttp://www.mathkangaroo.com/mk/default.html
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Poway Unified School District Calendarwww.powayusd.com/calendars/
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PhysicsBowlhttp://www3.delta.edu/michaelfaleski/physicsbowl/
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PSAT/NMSQThttp://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/psat/reg/dates.html
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San Diego Science Olympiadhttp://www.sandiegoso.org/schedules.html
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San Diego Unified School District Calendarwww.sandi.net/calendar
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SAT Calendarsat.collegeboard.org/register/sat-us-dates
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UCSD Applied Physics & Mathematics Seminar Room Scheduleshttp://www.math.ucsd.edu/announcements/seminar-room-schedules/
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UCSD Calendarshttp://blink.ucsd.edu/instructors/resources/academic/calendars/
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US Holidayswww.timeanddate.com/holidays/us/
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US Holidays (federal)www.usa.gov/citizens/holidays.shtml
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