Undergrad Institution: Berkeley

Major(s): Applied Math

Minor(s): French

GPA: 3.52

GRE Revised General Test:

Q: 159/75

V: 150/45

W: 3.5/38

GRE Subject Test in Mathematics:

M: 560/26 and 520/17

Program Applying: Applied Math

Research Experience: Research internship at naval base about mathematical statistics and metrology in California; Research internship at naval about quantum information theory and quantum computing (co-authored paper to appear) in Virginia; Undergraduate researcher in computational biology lab at UC San Francisco

Awards/Honors/Recognitions: Study abroad scholarship

Pertinent Activities or Jobs: Directed Reading Program about group theory and quantum; Grader for 2 upper div abstract algebra courses; Currently a mathematics tutor at tutoring center

Any Miscellaneous Points that Might Help: good letters of rec, presentation for group theory in quantum mechanics, presentation for open problems in quantum cryptography, have a paper on the arXiv about weak quantum values (submitted to journal of physics A)

Any Other Info That Shows Up On Your App and Might Matter: Study abroad in Bordeaux, France where I took 3 upper div courses in French; Fluency in French and Armenian

Applying to Where:

MIT - PhD- Applied Math

Caltech - PhD- Applied Math

UCSB - PhD- Applied Math

UCSD - PhD- Applied Math

UCLA - Masters- Applied Math

Northwestern - Phd- Applied Math

BU - PhD- Applied Math

What do you think my chances are? Where are the weak/strong points in my application?