## Yuzhou Gu

Fourth year undergraduate student at MIT studying math.

**Papers**

Generalized equivariant model structure on Cat^{I}. *Preprint.*

Some results on reversible gate classes over non-binary alphabets. *Preprint.*

**Notes**

Spring 2017 (on-going)

18.117 Hodge theory.

18.917 The Gamma function and the field with one element.

**Expository Writing**

Numerical criteria for ampleness and nefness. *18.726 Project.* Spring 2016.

Rationality criteria for motivic zeta functions. *18.917 Project.* Spring 2016.

Gauss maps of complete minimal surfaces in R^{3}. *18.994 Project.* Fall 2015.

**Talks**

Weil conjectures for curves. *Curves Seminar.* MIT. 12/16/2016.

Characteristic classes. *18.919.* MIT. 11/14/2016.

Homotopical algebra. *18.919.* MIT. 10/19/2016. 11/2/2016.

Determinantal varieties. *Curves Seminar.* MIT. 10/5/2016.

Berkovich analytification, tropicalization, models over DVRs, initial degeneration. *STAGE.* MIT. 9/9/2016.

Rationality criteria for motivic zeta functions. *18.917.* MIT. 4/20/2016. 4/25/2016.

Locally symmetric spaces. *STAGE.* MIT. 2/23/2016.

Graph magnitude homology. *SCUM.* MIT. 11/4/2015.

Counting domino tilings and the pfaffian method. *Splash!.* MIT. 11/23/2013.

**Programming Contests**

Codeforces

TopCoder

Distributed Code Jam 2016 Second place

Internet Problem Solving Contest 2015 Fourth place, 2016 Fifth place (with Lijie Chen, Zekun Ni)

TopCoder Open 2014 Algorithm Semifinal

Google Code Jam 2014 Third place

International Olympiad in Informatics 2012 Third place

VK Cup 2012 First place

**Puzzles**

WeChall

Participated:

CCBC8

MIT Mystery Hunt 2015