## Projects for the 2009 Math REU Program

### Project #: Math 2009-01

**Noncommutative biorthogonal polynomials**

Mentor: Robert Wilson, Department of Mathematics, rwilson@math.rutgers.edu

### Project #: Math 2009-02

**Moduli spaces**

Mentor: Christopher Woodward, Department of Mathematics, ctw@math.rutgers.edu

### Project #: Math 2009-03

**Vertex operator algebras**

Mentors: Yi-Zhi Huang, Department of Mathematics, yzhuang@math.rutgers.edu and Tom Robinson, Department of Mathematics, thomasro@math.rutgers.edu

### Project #: Math 2009-04

**p-adic valuations of triangular sequences**

Mentors: Luis Medina, Department of Mathematics, lmedina@math.rutgers.edu and Doron Zeilberger, Department of Mathematics, zeilberg@math.rutgers.edu

### Project #: Math 2009-05

**Wide partitions and related questions**

Mentor: Jeff Kahn, Department of Mathematics, jkahn@math.rutgers.edu

### Project #: Math 2009-06

**Representation theory and special functions**

Mentor: Siddhartha Sahi, Department of Mathematics, sahi@math.rutgers.edu

### Project #: Math 2009-07

**Young tableaux and algebraic geometry**

Mentors: Anders Buch, Department of Mathematics, asbuch@math.rutgers.edu and Vijay Ravikumar, Department of Mathematics, vravikum@math.rutgers.edu