Department of Mathematical Sciences Colloquia
Fall 2012

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.

Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 11am in EMS E424A

Joel Alsum
Master's Project Defense
Title: Real Time Identification of Vertical Tilt Information for an Automatic Guided Vehicle

Friday, December 7, 2012

Brett Wick
Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)
Title: The Corona Theorem

Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 10am in EMS W120

Lindsey Mathewson
MS Thesis Defense
Title: The Class Equation of GL2(Fq)

Friday, November 30, 2012

Amanda Serenevy
Riverbend Community Math Center
Title: How Mathematicians Can Support the Common Core State Standards

Friday, November 16, 2012

Jason Gaddis
UW-Milwaukee
Title: Analogs of Harmonic Oscillators

Friday, November 9, 2012

Xiaofan Li
Illinois Institute of Technology
Title: Interfacial Dynamics and Boundary Integral Methods

Friday, November 2, 2012 in EMS E190

Erin Soderburg
National Security Agency (NSA)
Title: Breaking the COde: Math at the NSA

Friday, October 26, 2012

Dr. Tomas Gedeon
Montana State University
Title: Can Mathematics Help Discover New Biology?

Friday, October 12, 2012

Dr. George Yin
Wayne State University
Title: Systems with Randomly Varying Switching and Applications

Friday, October 5, 2012

Dr. John A. Knox
University of Georgia
Title: Doing Tornado Debris Research with Social Media: Results from the 27 April 2011 Tornado Super Outbreak

Friday, September 28, 2012 at 3pm

Oliver Rohrle, PhD
Cluster of Excellence for Simulation Technology, Stuttgart, Germany
Title: Modeling Soft Tissue Mechanics: A Multi-X Challenge

Friday, September 28, 2012 at 1:30pm

Dr. Samprit Banerjee
Weill Medical College, Cornell University
Title: Estimation of Covariance Matrices in High Dimentions