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MSRI-UP 2015: Geometric Combinatorics Motivated by the Social Sciences June 13, 2015 - July 26, 2015

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Jul 24, 2015
09:30 AM - 10:15 AM
  Double-n Circular Societies
Edwin Baeza (Purdue University), Nikaya Smith (University of North Carolina), Sarah Yoseph (Claremont Graduate University)
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
  An Analogue of the Median Voter Theorem for Approval Voting
Ethan Bush (University of Michigan, Flint), Kyle Duke (James Madison University), Miles Stevens (Morehouse College)
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
  A Matroid Generalization of Sperner's Lemma
Gabriel Andrade (University of Massachusetts Amherst), Andres Rodriguez Rey (University of California, San Diego), Alberto Ruiz Sandoval (University of Puerto Rico)
01:15 PM - 02:00 PM
  Committee Selection with Approval Voting and Hypercubes
Caleb Bugg (Morehouse College), Gabriel Elvin (University of California, Los Angeles)
02:00 PM - 02:45 PM
  The Banquet Seating Problem
Michelle Rosado (University of Puerto Rico), Ashley Scruse (Clark Atlanta University), Alexis Jane Torre (University of Arizona)
02:45 PM - 03:30 PM
  A Volume Argument for Tucker's Lemma
Beauttie Kuture (Pomona College), Oscar Leong (Swarthmore College), Christopher Loa (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)