# Department of Mathematical Sciences Colloquia

Fall 2013

As a general rule, colloquia are held on Fridays at 2:00pm in EMS E495 with refreshments at 1:30pm in EMS E424A. There are regular exceptions as noted below. All colloquium talks are free and open to the public.

### Friday, December 6, 2013

Michael Davis

Ohio State University

**Title:** Aspherical manifolds that cannot be triangulated

### Friday, November 8, 2013 at 3pm

Rebecca Cintineo

UW-Madison

Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies

**Title:** On the Predictability of Supercell Evolution

### Friday, November 1, 2013

Kevin McLeod

UW-Milwaukee

**Title:** The Common Core State Standards for Mathematics: Progress and Challenges

### Friday, October 25, 2013

Guowei Wei

Michigan State University

**Title:** Variational multiscale modeling of biomolecules

### Friday, October 18, 2013

Sigurd Angenent

UW-Madison

**Title:** The Zoo of Curve Shortening Solitons in R^n

### Friday, October 11, 2013

Jesse Beder

UIUC

**Title:** Asymptotic Intersection Multiplicity and the Grade Conjecture

### Friday, September 20, 2013 in Bolton 293

Sarah Wingfield

Wolfram Research