Ryan R. Martin

I am a professor at Iowa State University and Editor-in-Chief of the journal Order, published by Springer.

Documents: CV, Publications

My fields of interest are extremal poset theory, graph theory and extremal and probabilistic combinatorics.

My research is partially supported by a grant from the Simons Foundation (#353292)

M606: Blackboard

Discrete Mathematics cluster: Steve Butler, Leslie Hogben, Bernard Lidický, me, Sung-Yell Song, Michael Young

Latest preprints:

Edit Distance Survey: The edit distance in graphs: methods, results and generalizations, Recent Trends in Combinatorics, 31--62, IMA Vol. Math. Appl., 159, Springer, Cham, 2016.

Other materials:
  • Current and former students.
  • Discrete Math seminar page (maintained by Bernard Lidický).

  • E-mail address: rymartin@iastate.edu
    Office: 428 Carver HallMailing Address (ISU):
    Phone#: 515-294-1282

    AMES, IOWA 50011-2104

    ISU Math Office#: 515-294-1752
    ISU Math Fax#: 515-294-5454
    Spring 2017 Dead Week Schedule April 24-28
    T 4/25 W 4/26 Θ 4/27 F 4/28
    10am   MATH 606
    Carver 160
      MATH 606
    Carver 160
    11am   Office Hours
    Carver 428
    1pm Office Hours
    Carver 428

    Discrete Math Seminar
    Carver 401

    4pm Department Meeting
    Carver 150
        Department Awards Ceremony
    Carver 205/305
    Spring 2017 Final Exam Week Schedule May 01-05
    M 5/01 T 5/02 W 5/03 Θ 5/04 F 5/05


      MATH 606 Final Exam
    Carver 160
    12:00n-2:00pm Prelim Exam
    Carver 401
    2:15pm-4:15pm Research Meeting (SW)
    Carver 428
    Mon-Fri Jun 12-16 CanaDAM: 6th biennial Canadian Discrete and Algorithmic Mathematics Conference Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada
    Sun-Fri Jul 08-22 Graduate Research Workshop in Combinatorics University of Colorado-Denver and University of Denver, Denver, CO
    Mon-Fri Jul 24-28

    ILAS 2017: Connections
    2017 Meeting of the International Linear Algebra Society
    Abstracts Due: March 01
    Early Registration Ends: April 30

    Iowa State University, Ames, IA
    Mon-Thu Aug 07-10 Conference on Algebraic and Extremal Graph Theory
    An IMA conference
    University of Delaware, Newark, DE
    Mon-Fri Aug 07-11 18th Random Structures and Algorithms conference Gniezno, Poland
    Mon Aug 21 Classwork begins
    Feb 10-11, 2018 CombinaTexas 2018
    An IMA conference
    Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
    Apr 21-22, 2018 5th Lake Michigan Workshop on Combinatorics and Graph Theory
    Tutorial Speakers: RRM, Bridget Tenner
    An IMA conference
    Notre Dame University, South Bend, IN
    May 2018 Great Plains Combintorics Conference
    An IMA conference
    University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
    May 20-Jun 02, 2018 GRWC 2018 Iowa State University, Ames, IA
    Jul 02-06, 2018

    Building Bridges II: 70th birthday conference for László Lovász
    Invited talks only
    Early Bird Registration: March 31

    Budapest, Hungary
    Legend: Teaching Meeting Office Occasional Event
    My CV (PDF) Publications Mathematics Teaching BbLearn Discrete Math Seminar
    A man would make but a sorry chemist if he attended to that department of human knowledge alone.  If your wish is to become really a man of science and not merely a petty experimentalist, I should advise you to apply every branch of natural philosophy, including mathematics.

    -- Mary Shelley, Frankenstein

    Ryan Martin's Web Page / Revised 24 Apr 2017.