(March 2013 @ Berkeley, CA)
Steven V Sam
Office: 933 Evans Hall

I am a Miller research fellow at Berkeley.
In the fall, I will be an assistant professor at UW Madison.


  • Andrew Putman, Andrew Snowden, David Speyer, and I are organizing an AIM workshop on representation stability to take place June 27 - July 1, 2016. Details here.

Old notes and seminars

Math software

  • Macaulay 2 -- software for commutative algebra and algebraic geometry.
  • LiE -- software for representations of semisimple Lie algebras
  • GAP -- software for group theory.
  • Stembridge's packages -- MAPLE packages for symmetric functions, posets, and Coxeter groups.
  • polymake -- software for convex polyhedra and related objects

Other links

  • Math Overflow -- a website for mathematicians to ask and answer questions
  • commalg.org -- commutative algebra community website
  • Ubuntu -- The GNU/Linux distribution installed on my computer
  • KGS Go Server -- play Go online for free