This is a reading group convened to learn and understand computational algebraic topology and then topics in Topological Data Analysis, by reading Computational Algebraic Topology Lecture Notes by Vidit Nanda. Other references will be this survey article by Robert Ghrist, along with Justin Michael Curry's PhD Thesis.
We are meeting weekly on Fridays at 11:30 AM in McHenry 4191 (Grad Library).
Participants: Deewang Bhamidipati (Convener), David Rubinstein (Convener), Malachi Alexander, Greyson Meyer, Sylvia Bayard, Albert Zhang, Fulya Tastan, Erol Barut, John Pelias, Shane Kennerly
|January 13||Chapter 1||Malachi|
|January 20||Chapter 2||Vaibhav (Guest Speaker)|
|January 27||Chapter 3||Greyson|
|February 3||Chapter 4||Albert|
|February 10||Chapter 5||Sylvia|
|February 17||Chapter 6||Rafael|
|February 24||Chapter 7||Deewang|
|March 3||Chapter 8||Shane|
|March 10||Applications I||John|
|March 17||Applications II|