Seminars & Colloquia

2019-04-29 - 2019-05-03

Department seminar schedules

Monday, April 29th
11:00 am edit Final Oral Examination for the Ph.D. Degree, Snow 256

Combinatorics, Geometry and Topology of Polytopal Complexes

Joseph Doolittle

1:00 pm edit Final Oral Examination for the Ph.D. Degree, Snow 256

An Adaptive Moving Mesh Finite Element Method and Its Application to Mathematical Models from Physical Sciences and Image Processing

Yufei Yu

2:00 pm edit Final Oral Examination for the M.A. Degree , Snow 152

Shock Formation for the 1-D Compressible Euler Equations in the Eulerian Frame

Lucas Schauer

Tuesday, April 30th
11:00 am edit Association for Women in Mathematics/SIAM Student Chapter meeting, Snow 301

Conversation with Dr. Brian McClendon

Past Vice President of Google and Uber, Professor at KU EECS

4:00 pm edit Association for Women in Mathematics/SIAM Student Chapter meeting, Snow 306

Analysis and Control in Biomechanics

Lorena Bociu, North Carolina State University

Wednesday, May 01st
12:00 pm edit Final Oral Examination for the M.A. Degree , Snow 306

Pricing Options Using Stochastic Volatility Model

Subhankar Halder

2:00 pm edit Computational & Applied Math Seminar , Snow 306

Atmospheric Dynamics along the California Coast

Dave Rahn, Department of Geography and Atmospheric Science

3:00 pm edit Oral Presentation for Department Honors, Snow 306

Analyzing Extrasolar Planet Detections

Jonathan Bush

Thursday, May 02nd
9:00 am edit Final Oral Examination for the Ph.D. Degree, Snow 306

Surface and bulk moving mesh methods based on equidistribution and alignment​

Avary Kolasinski

2:00 pm edit Comprehensive Oral Examination for the Ph.D. Degree, Snow 306

Homological Aspects of Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Combinatorics

Justin Lyle

Friday, May 03rd
9:00 am edit Final Oral Examination for the Ph.D. Degree, Snow 152

On the Existence and Stability of Normalized Ground States of the Kawahara, Fourth Order NLS and the Ostrovsky Equations

Iurii Posukhovskyi

12:00 pm edit Graduate Student Seminar, Snow 456

Existence of Periodic Traveling Waves for the Coduit Equation

Wesley Perkins

1:30 pm edit Stochastic Analysis Student Seminar, Snow 456

Central Limit Theorem for Spatial Average of SPDEs

Guangqu Zheng

3:00 pm edit Graduate Student Algebra Seminar, Snow 456

Beginning Reductions in the Direct Summand Theorem

Trevor Arrigoni 

4:00 pm edit Combinatorics Seminar, Snow 306

Birkhoff polytopes of different type and the orthant-lattice property

McCabe Olsen, Ohio State


Events Calendar

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.