Seminars & Colloquia

2020-10-26 - 2020-10-30

Department seminar schedules

Tuesday, October 27th
4:00 pm edit AWM & SIAM Student Chapter Joint Meeting, Zoom

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Zoom Link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/95824158786

Passcode: 06102020

Wednesday, October 28th
2:00 pm edit Computational and Applied Mathematics Seminar, Zoom

A well-balanced positivity-preserving quasi-Lagrange moving mesh DG method for the shallow water equations

Weizhang Huang

Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/92516474040

Passcode: 487744

4:15 pm edit Probability and Statistics Seminar, Zoom

Phylodynamics and genealogy-valued Markov processes

Aaron King, University of Michigan

Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/95562476094

Passcode: 838905

Thursday, October 29th
3:00 pm edit Comprehensive Oral Examination for the Ph.D. Degree, Zoom

On the existence of small CM modules in mixed characteristic

Prashanth Sridhar

Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/91295695501

Passcode:  2020

4:00 pm edit Smith Colloquium, Zoom

Control for Learning: Adaptive Control and Real-time Machine Learning 

Anuradha Annaswamy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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

Passcode: 261568

Friday, October 30th
3:00 pm edit Combinatorics Seminar, Zoom

Cones of Hyperplane Arrangements through the Varchenko-Gel’fand Ring

Galen Dorpalen-Barry, University of Minnesota

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

Passcode:  970019

3:00 pm edit Geometry Seminar, Zoom

Birational geometry and holomorphic dynamics

Calum Spicer, King's College London

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.