MATHEMATICS SUMMER CAMP

 
General Information
Description of ProgramOffers a 2-week residential/non-residential program designed for students who will be entering their junior or senior year in high school and have an interest in enriching their mathematics education. During the two-week program students will explore several branches of mathematics, including: Knot Theory; Number Theory; The mathematics of puzzles and games; Cryptography; how public-key cryptography works and how to create your own codes; Cryptography - An introduction to the mathematics of finance and Statistics for the Biological Sciences. In addition students will learn to use MAPLE, an invaluable tool for anyone who is interested in studying Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, or Economics at the college level or beyond. The students will live in dormitories on the Stony Brook campus, residential staff is available at all times. Students will be escorted to and from the lab and supervised during breakfast and dinner and all other activities on campus (including the laboratory, dormitory, library, computer facilities, gymnasium, on all field trips, etc.) with the exception of lunch. Students participate in recreational activities (at the dorms, athletic fields), as well as visit other campus offices such as Admissions and Student Activity Center to learn more about college life. Call for more detailed information.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaStony Brook, New York; Town of Brookhaven, New York; Suffolk County, New York
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFee: Tuition
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1Institute for STEM Education
Physical Site Address 2092 Life Sciences Building; Stony Brook University
Physical Site City, State, ZipStony Brook, NY 11794
Mailing Address 1092 Life Sciences Building
Mailing Address 2Stony Brook University
Mailing City, State, ZipStony Brook, NY 11794
Main Phone(631)632-9750
Fax(631)632-9791
Program Emailistem@stonybrook.edu
Web Addresswww.sunysb.edu
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateAug19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY
This Program: MATHEMATICS SUMMER CAMP
Affiliated Services: MATHEMATICS SUMMER CAMP