Allison Henrich
Department of Mathematics
Seattle University

Office: Bannan 408A
Phone: (206) 296-5922


Upcoming Conferences: UnKnot IV Conference
Education: Dartmouth College, PhD, 2008
Dartmouth College, MA, 2005
University of Washington, BS in Mathematics, 2003
University of Washington, BA in Philosophy, 2003
Books: An Interactive Introduction to Knot Theory
joint with I. Johnson. Dover Publications, Inc., Mineola, NY, 2017.
Living Proof: Stories of Resilience Along the Mathematical Journey
edited with E. Lawrence, M. Pons, and D. Taylor. Published by the American Mathematical Society and the Mathematical Association of America, 2019.
Knot Theory Research Papers: A Sequence of Degree One Vassiliev Invariants for Virtual Knots
J. Knot Theor. Ramif., Vol. 19, No. 4, 2010.
Semiquandles and Flat Virtual Knots
joint with S. Nelson. Pacific J. Math., Volume 248, No. 1, 2010.
Classical and Virtual Pseudodiagram Theory and New Bounds on Unknotting Numbers and Genus
joint with SMALL 2009 REU students. J. Knot Theor. Ramif., Vol. 20, No. 4, 2011.
A Midsummer Knot's Dream
joint with SMALL 2009 REU students. College Math. J., Vol. 42, No. 2, 2011.
The Link Smoothing Game
joint with I. Johnson. AKCE Int. J. Graphs Comb., Vol. 9, No. 2, 2012.
Polynomial Knot and Link Invariants from the Virtual Biquandle
joint with A. Crans and S. Nelson. J. Knot Theor. Ramif., Vol. 22, No. 4, 2013.
The Theory of Pseudoknots
joint with R. Hoberg, S. Jablan, L. Johnson, E. Minten, and L. Radovic. J. Knot Theor. Ramif., Vol. 22, No. 4, 2013.
Unknotting Unknots
joint with L. Kauffman. Amer. Math. Monthly, Vol. 121, No. 5, 2014.
On the Coloring of Pseudoknots
joint with S. Jablan. J. Knot Theor. Ramif., Vol. 23, No. 12, 2014.
Minimal Diagrams of Free Knots
joint with T. Boothby and A. Leaf. J. Knot Theor. Ramif., Vol. 23, No. 6, 2014.
Isotopy and Homotopy Invariants of Classical and Virtual Pseudoknots
joint with F. Dorais, S. Jablan, and I. Johnson. Osaka J. Math., Vol. 52, No. 2, 2015.
The Signed Weighted Resolution Set is Not a Complete Pseudoknot Invariant
joint with S. Jablan and I. Johnson. J. Knot Theor. Ramif., Vol. 25, No. 9, 2016.
Tangle Insertion Invariants for Pseudoknots, Singular Knots, and Rigid Vertex Spatial Graphs
joint with L. Kauffman. in Knot Theoretic Structures & Spatial Graphs, AMS, Providence, RI, 2017.
Region Unknotting Game
joint with S. Brown, F. Cabrera, R. Evans, G. Gibbs, and J. Kreinbihl. Mathematics Magazine, Vol. 90, No. 5, 2017.
Knot Fertility and Lineage
joint with J. Cantarella, E. Magness, O. O'Keefe, K. Perez, E. Rawdon, and B. Zimmer. J. Knot Theor. Ramif., Vol. 26, No. 13, 2017.
Knots Related by Knotoids
joint with C. Adams, K. Kearney, and N. Scoville. Amer. Math. Monthly, Vol. 126, No. 6, 2019.
Educational Research Papers & Articles: Reducing Math Anxiety: Findings from Incorporating Service Learning into a Quantitative Reasoning Course at Seattle University
joint with K. Lee. Numeracy, Vol. 4, No. 2, 2011.
Service Learning in a Quantitative Reasoning Course
joint with J. Anderson. Peer Review (a publication of the AAC&U), Vol. 16, No. 3, 2014.
Improving Student Success in Calculus at Seattle University
joint with J. Carter, D. Helliwell, M. Principe, and M. Sloughter. PRIMUS, 2015.
Addressing Negative Math Attitudes with Service-Learning
joint with J. M. Sloughter, J. Anderson, and E. Bahuaud. PRIMUS, Vol. 26, No. 8, 2016.
Successfully Mentoring Undergraduates in Research: A How To Guide for Mathematicians
joint with M. Dorff and L. Pudwell. PRIMUS, Vol. 27, No. 3, 2017.
Other Articles: A Puzzling Problem for Penrose
Girls' Angle Bulletin, June 2008.
Why Knot?
Girls' Angle Bulletin, June 2009.
Knot or Not a Knot
Girls' Angle Bulletin, August 2009.
Much Ado About Knotting
Girls' Angle Bulletin, November 2009.
_not Knerds
joint with M. Cohen, Math Horizons, November 2012.
Curriculum Vitae: CV (updated Winter 2019)

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