Principal faculty advisor: Haynes Miller, MIT

Palestinian faculty advisor:
Professor Mohammad Saleh, Birzeit University

**Overview:**

Alternative algebras provide an interesting variation on the equational theory
of associative algebras. There is a category of modules for an alternative
algebra, and its homological algebra turns out to be extraordinarily
interesting.

**Participants:**

Ali Tahboub, Birzeit

Nishant Dhankhar, MIT

with early assistance from

Hadeel AbuTahbeekh, An-Najah National University

Heidi Lei, MIT

Kenta Suzuki, MIT