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Elizabeth Wilmer
Associate Professor

elizabeth.wilmer@oberlin.edu

(440) 775-6707 (voice)
(440) 775-6638 (fax)

Department of Mathematics
Oberlin College
Oberlin, OH 44074

Curriculum vitae

Elizabeth Wilmer

Spring 2007

I'm teaching Combinatorics (MATH-343) and Dots, Lines, and Coin Flips (MATH-050).

Office hours: Monday 2:00–3:00 p.m., Tuesday 3:00–4:30 p.m., and Thursday 3:30–5:00 p.m.

IM Office Hours Monday and Thursday evenings, 10:00–11:00 p.m. (approx.)

Recent reading

Updated sporadically. Some technical, some less so.

2/12/07
A near miss.
A showdown (and what happened)

8/1/06
A puzzle exhibition

2/24/06
The Dumpster
IRS Form QF

1/20/06
Court Documents & Summary Of United States Versus Google Over Search Data
When is 0.999... equal to 1?
Randomized knitting
Reversals of chance in paradoxical games

7/12/05
Playing with planarity
Mixing times of lozenge tiling and card shuffling Markov chains
Mathematical crochet: the hyperbolic plane and the Lorenz manifold

11/19/04
Google for eggheads
Mixing Times for Random Walks on Finite Lamplighter Groups
Live Pac-man, Pac-man art
Inclusion-Exclusion Redux

Less recent reading

Publications

Preprints, etc.

Current courses

Past courses

  • MATH-220, Discrete Mathematics, Fall 2006.
  • MATH-327, Group Theory, Spring 2006.
  • MATH-329, Rings and Fields, fall 2003.
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