Kim Whittlesey

Department of Mathematics
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Spring 2020: Math 220 Lectures A and B, cotaught with L. Placzek

Fall 2021: Math 221 Lectures A, C, and O, cotaught with L. Placzek

Diagnostic Quiz on Precalculus and Calculus I skills needed for Math 231, and associated worksheets

Research Interests:  Geometric group theory: in particular: braid groups, mapping  class groups, and word hyperbolic groups. Computational topology: in particular, algorithms in braid groups, finding shortest curves on surfaces.

Summer REU in Geometric Group Theory
ICTM Math Contest at UIUC
Saudi Aramco Research Science Initiative (SARSI) in Damman
Older classes