Computational and Applied Mathematics (CAM) Seminar

Spring 2021

COVID-19 Update: During the Spring 2021 the CAM Seminar will be held on-line on Wednesdays at 2:00 pm.

Please contact Xuemin Tu for arrangements.

Date Speaker
February 10 Organizational meeting
February 17  
February 24 Aaron Barett Redundant Computations in a Fixed Point Linear Solver for Collaborative Autonomy Abstract
March 3


March 10 Weishi Liu Stationary shear flows of nematic liquid crystals Abstract
March 17 John Zweck (UT Dallas)
March 24

Agnieszka Miedlar

March 31 Fei Lu
April 7 Erik Van Vleck
April 14 Catherine Johnston
April 21 Jinjin Zhang
April 28 Ning Wan
May 05 Yanru Su


Events Calendar

Employee Recognition

Congratulations to our faculty who were recognized at the 2020 Employee Recognition Ceremony for their years of service to KU.

5 years
  Lindsey Weiland
  Emily Witt

10 years
  Xuemin Tu

15 years
  Yasuyuki Kachi
  Jeremy Martin
  David Nualart
  Myunghyun Oh

20 years
  Hongguo Xu

35 years
  Albert Sheu

Using Math

CTE course transformation grant helps Emily Witt, assistant professor of math, develop active learning with student groups in calculus.  Positive results using modules developed with Justin Lyle and Amanda Wilkens, math graduate students, were attained.  Read more

Math and COVID-19: Sources on how math is being used to track the virus and its spread.  AMS link.

A mathematician-musician's breakthrough melds East, West. Read more.

Researcher's innovative approach to flood mapping support emergency management and water officials. Read more.

Nicole Johnson found a way to express her baton twirling using math. See video.