__Research__

__Publications__

- (Submitted for Publication)
**Almodóvar, L.; Ignacio, Paul Samuel; Darcy, Isabel**, “Hierarchical clustering barcodes", Research in Computational Topology. - (Submitted for Publication)
**Byrnes, Alyssa; Fink, Julie; Lavigne, Gary; Nogues, Isabelle; Rajasekaran, Senthil; Yuan, Amber; Almodóvar, L.; Guan, Xiao; Kesarwani, Asshita; Medina, Luis A.; Rowland, Eric; Moll, Victor**, “A closed-form solution might be given by a tree. Valuations of quadratic polynomials", Mathematical Magazine. - (May 2016)
**Almodóvar, L.; Moll, Victor; Quan, Hadrian; Román, Fernando; Rowland, Eric; Washington, Michole**, “Infinite products arising in paper-folding", Journal of Integer Sequences.

__Conferences Attended__

*Travel funding provided

**Joint Mathematics Meeting**, Atlanta, Georgia, January 2017**Blackwell-Tapia Conference and Awards Ceremony**, Knoxville, Tennessee, October 2016**2**, Little Rock, Arkansas, October 2016^{nd}Annual Meeting of SIAM Central States Section**MAA Mathfest**, Columbus, Ohio, August 2016**Joint Mathematics Meetings**, Seattle, Washington, January 2016**SACNAS*,**Washington, DC, October 2015**MAA Mathfest**, Washington, DC, August 2015**USTARS***, Florida Gulf Coast University, Fort Myers, Florida, April 2015**Careers in Mathematical Sciences***, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 2015**Infinite Possibilities Conference***, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, March 2015**Joint Mathematics Meetings**, San Antonio, Texas, January 2015**Blackwell-Tapia Conference and Awards****Ceremony***, Los Angeles, California, November 2014**Biomathematics and Ecology: Education and Research***, Claremont Colleges, Claremont, California, October 2014**USTARS***, University of California-Berkeley, California, April 2014**Joint Mathematics Meeting**, Baltimore, Maryland, January 2014**AMS Spring Central Sectional Meeting**, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, April 2013**Mathematical Sciences Research Seminar (SIDIM)**, Cupey, Puerto Rico, February 2013**Mathematical Sciences Research Seminar (SIDIM)**, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, March 2012**Joint Mathematics Meetings**, New Orleans, Louisiana, January 2011**Joint Mathematics Meetings**, San Francisco, California, January 2010**SACNAS***, Dallas, Texas, October 2009

__Workshops__

*Travel funding provided

**Applied Topology and High-Dimensional Data Analysis Meeting***, University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, August 2015. Organizers: Ryan Budney, Farouk Nathoo, and Ejaz Ahmed.**Escuela de Análisis Topológico de Datos y Topología Estocástica (Topological Data Analysis and Stochastic Topology Workshop),**CIMAT, Guanajuato, Mexico, January 2015, Organizers: Matthew Kahle, Michael Lesnick, José Perea, Matthew Wright, and Omer Bobrowski.**MAA Minicourse: Teaching College Mathematics**, Joint Mathematical Meetings, San Antonio, Texas, January 2015. Organizer: Ann Humes.**Topology and Geometry of Networks and Discrete Metric Spaces***, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 2014. Organizers: Yuliy Baryshnikov, Anil Hirani, and Susan Holmes.**MAA Minicourse: Directing undergraduate research**, Joint Mathematics Meetings, Baltimore, Maryland, January 2014. Organizer: Aparna Higgins.**AMS Short Course on Geometry and Topology in Statistical Inference**, Joint Mathematics Meetings, Baltimore, Maryland, January 2014. Organizer: Sayan Mukherjee.**Topological Structures in Computational Biology***, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, Minneapolis, Minnesota, December 2013. Organizers: Gunnar Carlsson, Christine Heitsch, Susan Holmes, and Konstantin Mischaikow.**Modern Applications of Homology and Cohomology***, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, Minneapolis, Minnesota, October 2013. Organizers: Andrew Blumberg, Lek-Heng Lim, and Yuan Yao.**Topological Data Analysis***, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, Minneapolis, Minnesota, October 2013. Organizers: Robert Adler, Gunnar Carlsson, and John Harer.**Introduction to Statistics and Probability for Topologists***, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, Minneapolis, Minnesota, October 2013. Organizer: Robert Adler.**Algebraic Topology Summer Graduate School***, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley, California, June 2013. Organizers: Andrew Blumberg, Teena Gerhardt, and Michael Hill.