Tag Archives: Belyi Map

Constructing BelyÄ­ Maps from Valencies

Recently Kevin Pilgrim asked how one could construct a Belyĭ Map from a given set of valencies. I’ll cover this idea in more detail in my course, but I thought I’d put out a general answer now for those who … Continue reading

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Lecture 1: Monday, August 19, 2013

For the first lecture for the course, I would like to focus on a simple question: Why would anyone care about Dessins d’Enfants anyway? I won’t quite get to answer this question, but I will at least motivate the study … Continue reading

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MA 59800 Course Syllabus

Syllabus Download Course Title MA 59800-509-63571: Introduction to Dessins d’Enfants Meeting Times Class will meet on MWF from 3:30 — 4:20 PM in REC 302.

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REUF4: Research Experiences for Undergraduate Faculty

During June 4-8, 2012, I lead a research group on the subject at the Research Experiences for Undergraduate Faculty (REUF) at ICERM in Providence, Rhode Island. Here is a summary of the main results we found during the 2012 summer … Continue reading

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What is a “Dessin d’Enfant”?

For the past couple of years, I’ve been thinking about properties of Dessins d’Enfants. As my very first post, I’d like to give a rigorous definition. This is meant to be formal for the math folks out there who are … Continue reading

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