Seminars & Colloquia

2020-10-12 - 2020-10-16

Department seminar schedules

Tuesday, October 13th
4:00 pm edit AWM - SIAM Student Chapters Meeting, Zoom

Studying the brain and the COVID-19 using multi-modal data and large-scale data archives
Dominique Duncan, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Neuroscience, and Biomedical Engineering, Stevens Neuroimaging and Informatics Institute, University of Southern California
Meeting Link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/95824158786
Passcode: 06102020
 

Wednesday, October 14th
2:00 pm edit Computational and Applied Mathematics Seminar, Zoom

BDDC Algorithms for Advection-diffusion problems with HDG Discretizations
Jinjin Zhang
Zoom link:  https://kansas.zoom.us/j/92516474040
Passcode: 487744

4:00 pm edit Probability and Statistics, Zoom

Exceptional times when the KPZ fixed point violates Johansson's conjecture
Konstantin Matetski, Columbia University
The Zoom address will be emailed to those who are interested. Please contact Zhipeng Liu or Joonha Park for arrangements.

5:00 pm edit Graduate Student Probability Seminar, Zoom

Exit Problem, continued
(Chapter 3 from Large Deviations book by S.R.S Varadhan)
Ray Zhang
Zoom Link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/96116978427
Passcode: 820766

Thursday, October 15th
4:00 pm edit Smith Colloquium, Zoom

Constant scalar curvature Kahler metrics and properness theorem 
Jingrui Cheng, Stony Brook University
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/97690491227
Passcode: 261568

Friday, October 16th
3:00 pm edit Combinatorics Seminar, Zoom

A Hopf Monoid on Set Families
Kevin Marshall
Zoom: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/96373810272
Passcode: 970019

3:00 pm edit Geometry Seminar, Zoom

Existence of limits on schemes with full-dimensional non-reduced locus
Roberto Nunez, University of Missouri, Coumbia
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/95069221388
Passcode: 996661


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.