Seminars & Colloquia

2021-02-08 - 2021-02-12

Department seminar schedules

Monday, February 08th
3:00 pm edit Graduate Student Probability Seminar, Zoom meeting

organizational meeting
Zoom link:
Passcode: 849198

4:00 pm edit Teaching Matters - Best Practices, Collective & Collaborative Efforts in Teaching, Zoom meeting

COVID-19 and KAP - Conversation with Lindsey Weiland, Lecturer/Academic Program Associate, Kansas Algebra Program

COVID -19 and Calculus - Conversation with Jila Niknejad, Ph.D., Assistant Teaching Professor and Coordinator

Joint meeting with AWM & SIAM Student Chapters at KU

Zoom link:
Passcode: 056731

Wednesday, February 10th
2:00 pm edit Computational and Applied Mathematics Seminar, Zoom meeting

organizational meeting
Zoom link:
Passcode: 487744

4:00 pm edit Comprehensive Oral Examination for the Ph.D. degree, Zoom meeting

Averaging 2D stochastic wave equation
Raul Bolanos
Zoom link:
Passcode: 2021

Thursday, February 11th
3:30 pm edit Final Oral Examination for the Ph.D. degree, Zoom meeting

Mathematical modeling, estimation and application in finance
Yiying Cheng
Zoom link:
Passcode: 2021

4:00 pm edit Smith Colloquium, Zoom meeting

Sequential-proposal Hamiltonian Monte Carlo with mass scaling for multimodal target distributions
Joonha Park
Zoom link:
Passcode: 261568

Friday, February 12th
3:00 pm edit Geometry Seminar, Zoom meeting

Atiyah classes and the essential obstructions in deforming a singular G2−instanton
Yuanqi Wang
Zoom link:
Passcode: 993752

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.