Department of Mathematics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

M.S. (May 2014)

Department of Computer Sciense,
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

201 N. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

**E-mail:** fjao2 (at) uiuc (dot) edu

- Combinatorics, graph theory, and applications to computer science. Particularly, extremal graph theory, list coloring, graph realization, graph decomposition, and graph parameter Ramsey number.
- Algorithms, networking, and measurement.

- Fall 2012: CS 473 Fundamental Algorithms

- Spring 2012: Math 241 Calculus III (AD8) (Outstanding on the List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent)

- Fall 2011: Math 181 A Mathematical World (G1)

- Fall 2010: Math 241 Calculus III (BD4)

- Spring 2010: Math 231 Calculus II (AD3, AD4) (On the List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent)

- Fall 2009: Math 231 Calculus II (CD3, CD5)

- Spring 2009: Math 234 Calculus for Business I (AD5, AD6)

- Fall 2008: Math 241 Calculus III (CD3, CD4)

- Circular Chromatic Ramsey Number (with Claude Tardiff, Douglas B. West, and Xuding Zhu), submitted.
- Decomposition of Cartesian Products of Regular Graphs into Isomorphic Trees (with Alexandr V. Kostochka and Douglas B. West),
*J. Combinatorics*4 (2013), 469-490. pdf

- Vertex Degrees in Outerplanar Graphs (with Douglas B. West),
*J. Comb. Math. & Comb. Comput.*82 (2012), 229-239. pdf

- Length Thresholds for Graphic Lists Given Fixed Largest and Smallest Entries and Bounded Gaps (with Michael D. Barrus, Stephen G. Hartke, and Douglas B. West),
*Discrete Math.*. 312 (2012), 1494-1501. pdf

- Literature Seminar, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, March 29, 2013.

- 24th Cumberland Conference on Combinatorics, Graph Theory, and Computing, University of Louisville, May 12-14, 2011.

- 51st MIdwest GrapH TheorY Meeting (MIGHTY LI), Indiana University-Purdue University, April 15-16, 2011.

- 7th Graduate Student Combinatorics Conference, Penn State University, April 9-10, 2011.

- 6th Graduate Student Combinatorics Conference, Auburn University, April 3-4, 2010.

- Combinatorics Workshop (2 lectures), Academia Sinica, Taiwan, August 2009.

- Graph Theory and Combinatorics Seminar, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, October 7, 2008.