Victor Olaf Larsen

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Education

  • Ph.D., Mathematics, Emory University, 2015
  • M.S., Mathematics, Emory University, 2014
  • B.A., Mathematics, Middlebury College, 2009

Courses Taught

  • MAT112 - Fall 2018, Spring 2019
  • MAT204 - Fall 2018
  • MAT304 - Fall 2018, Fall 2020
  • MAT151 - Spring 2019, Summer 2019
  • MAT306 - Fall 2019, Spring 2021
  • COM306 - Fall 2019, Spring 2021
  • MAT155 - Fall 2019, Spring 2020, Summer 2020, Fall 2020, Interim 2021, Spring 2021
  • MAT204 - Fall 2019
  • SDV100 - Fall 2019
  • MAT305 - Spring 2020
  • MAT165 - Fall 2020
  • MAT223 - Spring 2021
  • MAT233 - Spring 2021

Expertise

  • Graph Theory
  • Competitive Graph Coloring

Scholarships and Creative Work

Book Chapters
  • C. Dunn, J. Firkins Nordstrom, and V. Larsen, "Introduction to competitive graph coloring", appearing in "A Primer for Undergraduate Research: From Groups and Tiles to Frames and Vaccines," Birkhaeuser, (2018)
Publications
  • Z. Berikkyzy, A. Brandt, S. Jahanbekam, V. Larsen, and D. Rorabaugh, "Antimagic Labelings of Weighted and Oriented Graphs", accepted for publication in Discrete Mathematics & Theoretical Computer Science (2021)
  • V. Larsen, J. Vandenbuscche, and E. Westlund, "Hall spectra and extending precolorings with extra colors," Australasian Journal of Combinatorics, 76 (2020), #3, 346-365
  • R. Gould, V. Larsen, and L. Postle, "Structure in sparse k-critical graphs," submitted to Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series B (2021)