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Research

Research

Grants

Our faculty recently received or collaborated on the following grants:

External research and travel grants

Health Monitoring System
ICT Fund, UAE, 2014-2016, AED 2,728,948 = $742,934
Shayma Alkobaysi (PI, UAEU), Petr Vojtechovsky (consultant), et al.

Vertex Algebras, Invariant Theory, and Commutative Algebra
Simons Foundation Collaboration Grant for Mathematicians, 09/2014-08/2019, $35,000
Andrew Linshaw (PI)

Ramsey Theory, Set Theory, and Tukey Order
National Science Foundation, September 2013-August 2016, $114,368
Natasha Dobrinen (PI)

Random Graphs: A Mathematical Physics Perspective
National Science Foundation, July 2013-May 2016, $100,831
Mei Yin (PI)

CNIC:US-UAE Planning Visit: Development of Research Collaborations on Spatio-temporal Modeling and Analysis of Mobile Sensor Data in Evaluating Environmental Exposures
National Science Foundation, October 2013-September 2014, $34,598
Wan Bae (PI, University of Wisconsin-Stout), Petr Vojtechovsky (consultant)

Classification of Tukey types of ultrafilters
Simons Foundation Collaboration Grant for Mathematicians, 09/2012-08/2017, $35,000
Natasha Dobrinen (PI)

Algebraic Proof Theory
Simons Foundation Collaboration Grant for Mathematicians, 09/2012-08/2017, $35,000
Nikolaos Galatos (PI)

Computational Aspects of Loop Theory
Simons Foundation Collaboration Grant for Mathematicians, 09/2011-08/2007, $35,000
Petr Vojtechovsky (PI)

Walks on Ordinals
NSF-AWM Mentoring Travel Grant, 2010, $2,800
Natasha Dobrinen (PI)

External math education grants

Access in Mathematics for All: Increasing the number of diverse and low-income STEM majors who become secondary school mathematics teachers
National Science Foundation, 09/2014-08/2016, $349,971
Richard Kitchen (PI, College of Education), Alvaro Arias (co-PI), et al.

Kids Play Math Primary School Mathematics Education and Teacher Training Program
Toyota USA Foundation, 2012, $499,545,
Mario Lopez, Alvaro Arias and Jeff Farmer (co-PIs)

Improving Teacher Quality
Colorado Department of Education, 2012, $300,000
Kent Siedel (PI, College of Education), Jeff Farmer (mathematics lead), Allegra Reiber

Eagle County Schools Math/Science Partnership
Colorado Department of Education, 2010, $60,000 (DU subcontract amount)
Jeff Farmer (PI), Paul Michalec (Co-PI, College of Education)

Enhancing Early Mathematics Learning and Assessment via Interactive Computer Games
Department of Health and Human Services, Head Start Innovation and Improvement Grants, 2008, $894,075
M. Lopez (PI), A. Arias, J. Farmer, C. Malloy (co-PIs)

External conference grants

The Rocky Mountain-Great Plains Graduate Workshop in Combinatorics
National Science Foundation, 2014, $23,996
M. Ferrara (PI, CU Denver), P. Horn (co-PI), et al.

Conference on Infinitary Ramsey Theory
National Science Foundation, 2014, $10,200
Natasha Dobrinen (PI)

2014 Pingree Park Dynamical Systems School: Foundations and Frontiers of Symbolic Dynamics
National Science Foundation, 2014, $25,000
Nicholas Ormes (PI) and Ronald Pavlov (co-PI)

3rd Mile High Conference on Nonassociative Mathematics
National Science Foundation, 2013, $18,000
Michael Kinyon (PI) and Petr Vojtechovsky (co-PI)

Pingree Park Dynamical Systems Workshop 2011
National Science Foundation, 2011, $20,000
Nic Ormes (PI), Ronnie Pavlov (co-PI)

GPOTS
National Science Foundation, 2010, $47,209
Frederic Latremoliere (PI), Nic Ormes (co-PI), Alvaro Arias (co-PI)

Pingree Park Dynamical Systems Workshop 2010
National Science Foundation, 2010, $24,000
Dan Rudolf (PI, CSU), Nic Ormes (co-PI), et al.

2nd Mile High Conference on Nonassociative Mathematics
National Science Foundation, 2009, $24,000
Petr Vojtechovsky (PI), Michael Kinyon (co-PI)

BLAST
National Science Foundation, 2008, $27,390
Nick Galatos (PI), Natasha Dobrinen (co-PI)

Internal research and travel grants

Quantum Hyper-Topologies
PROF research grant, 2013, $20,000
Frederic Latremoliere (PI)

Loop Theory: A Textbook
PROF research grant, 2012, $25,280
Michael Kinyon and Petr Vojtechovsky (PIs)

Proof Theory in Lattice-Ordered Groups
Faculty Research Fund, 2012, $3,000
Nick Galatos (PI)

Automatic Quasigroups
Faculty Research Fund, 2012, $3,000
Michael Kinyon (PI)

Subtle Measurements on Large Spaces
Faculty Research Fund, 2010, $3,000
Natasha Dobrinen (PI)

Prof. J. Raftery, University of KwaZulu-Natal
International Scholar Grant, 2010, $2,000
Nick Galatos (PI)

Dr. Katherine Thompson, University of Vienna
Marsico Medium Term Grant, 2010, $2,000
Natasha Dobrinen (PI)

Algebraic Proof Theory
PROF research grant, 2009, $14,738
Nick Galatos (PI)

Hypersequent Calculi
Internationalization Grant, 2009, $2,000
Nick Galatos (PI)

Prof. Ales Drapal, Charles University in Prague
Marsico Long Term Grant, 2009, $40,000
Michael Kinyon (PI), Petr Vojtechovsky (co-PI)

Incidence relations based on coset decompositions
PROF research grant, 2008, $15,000
Michael Kinyon and Petr Vojtechovsky (PIs)

Relational semantics for substructural logics
Faculty Research Fund, 2008, $1,500
Nick Galatos (PI)

Invited tutorial on Residuated Lattices in the Czech Republic
International Small Grant, 2008, $500
Nick Galatos (PI)

Internal teaching/curricular grants

Creating Online/Hybrid Courses Project
Office of Teaching and Learning, 2012, $3,000 + $3,000
Nick Galatos (PI), Allegra Reiber (PI)

Teaching Excellence in Departments: Mathematics
Office of Teaching and Learning, 2012, $15,000
Nic Ormes (PI), Nick Galatos, Deb Carney (mathematics leads), all math faculty (co-PIs)

Universal Design Project
Office of Teaching and Learning, 2010, $1,000 + $1,000
Deb Carney (PI), Nick Galatos (PI)

Non-classical logics and order theory
Center for Teaching and Learning, 2010, $16,597
Nick Galatos (PI)

Distance Learning Pilot Project
Center for Teaching and Learning, 2009, $3000,
Deb Carney (PI)

Algebra Online
Center for Teaching and Learning, 2008, $17,000
Deb Carney (PI), Michael Kinyon (co-PI)