Seminars & Colloquia

2020-09-21 - 2020-09-25

Department seminar schedules

Tuesday, September 22nd
4:00 pm edit AWM & SIAM Student Chapters Joint Meeting, Zoom

AWM & SIAM Organizational Meeting & Election of Officers of SIAM  Student Chapter

Wednesday, September 23rd
2:00 pm edit Computational and Applied Mathematics Seminar, Zoom

Additive Runge-Kutta Method with Finite Volume Discretization
Yanru Su

4:15 pm edit Probability and Statistics, Zoom

Non-reversible Markov chains on partially ordered discrete set
Florian Maire, University of Montreal

This talk will start at 4:20 pm (4:20 - 5:10 pm)

The seminars will be held online using Zoom.  The Zoom address will be emailed to those who are interested. Please contact Zhipeng Liu or Joonha Park for arrangements.

5:15 pm edit Graduate Student Probability Seminar, Zoom

Introduction to Large Deviations 
(Chapter 2 from Large Deviations by S.R.S Varadhan)
Sefika Kuzgun

Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/95261376601
Passcode: 048815

Thursday, September 24th
4:00 pm edit Smith Colloquium, Zoom

A mathematical proposal for the S-duality conjecture of Vafa-Witten
Yunfeng Jiang

Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/97690491227
Passcode: 261568

Friday, September 25th
12:00 pm edit Graduate Student Seminar, Zoom

Fun with Dimensions
Lijian Yang, Nanjing University

Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/93225787034
Passcode: 469308

3:00 pm edit Combinatorics Seminar, Zoom

Hopf Monoids I
Mark Denker

Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/96373810272
Passcode: 970019

3:00 pm edit Geometry Seminar, Zoom

The Collapsing Limits of Kähler Ricci-flat Metrics
Sien Gong

Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/95069221388
Passcode: 996661

6:00 pm edit Test, Test Site

This is a test.

 


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.