GSCC 2018

The Graduate Student Combinatorics Conference (GSCC) is an annual conference for graduate students in combinatorics. The GSCC focuses on graduate student research presentations, and includes keynote addresses by leading researchers in combinatorics.

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The fourteenth GSCC will be held at the University of Texas at Dallas from April 6-8, 2018.

The conference will provide lodging to as many participants as possible. In addition, we plan to partially support graduate student travel. If you would like to be considered for support, please complete a request for support on the registration form.

Department of Mathematical Sciences
University of Texas at Dallas
800 W Campbell Rd
Richardson, TX 75080

Keynote Speakers


Dr. Fan Chung UCSD


Dr. Po-shen Loh Carnegie Mellon


Dr. Karola Mészáros Cornell


Dr. Catherine Yan Texas A&M

Tentative Schedule

Local Information

The GSCC will be held on April 6-8, 2018 at the Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas.


A permit is required to park on campus. Please contact us if you will need a permit, or you can pick up a visitor's pass on campus from the Visitor Center or Parking Office.


The two major nearby airports are the Dallas Fort Worth (DFW) and Dallas Love Field (DAL) airports.

Hotel Information

Participants will be staying at Courtyard Dallas Richardson at Spring Valley and Courtyard Dallas Richardson at Campbell.

Thanks to the generosity of the National Science Foundation and the Combinatorics Foundation, the conference will be able to cover the cost of lodging for all participants for the nights of Friday, April 6 and Saturday, April 7. Participants need to complete the registration form by March 15th (sooner is better). The organizers will notify the participants by March 24th of their hotel and room assignment.

If you are staying at the Courtyard Dallas Richardson at Spring Valley, we recommend taking the DART from DFW to Spring Valley Station---the hotel is then a 7 minute walk away.

If you are staying at the Courtyard Dallas Richardson at Campbell, we recommend taking the DART from DFW to Galatyn Park Station---the hotel shuttle service will pick you up from there.

There will be a scheduled shuttle service to and from the hotel to the campus. The shuttle service schedule will be announced later.

Local Dining

On the intersection of W Campbell Road and N Coit Road:

  • Cappuccino Italian Bistro ($$)
  • Mi Cocina ($$)
  • Masala Wok ($)
  • The String Bean ($)
  • La Madeleine French Bakery & CafĂ© ($)
  • INO Japanese Bistro ($$$)

On the intersection of W Campbell Road and N Central Express Way:

  • SPIN! Neopolitan Pizza ($$)
  • Torchy's Tacos ($)
  • Mumtaz India ($$)
  • Fox & Hound Pub
  • Starbucks
  • Sushi Sake ($$)

Local Cafes and Sweets

On W Campbell Road & Nantucket Dr:

  • I Love U A-Latte
  • Sweet Daze Dessert Bar


Conference Organizers

Luke Bang
Joseph Burnett
Austin Marstaller
Rupei Xu

Faculty Advisors

Nathan Williams
Andras Farago