Seminars & Colloquia

2021-02-15 - 2021-02-19

Department seminar schedules

Monday, February 15th
3:00 pm edit Graduate Student Probability Seminar, Zoom meeting

Complex Brownian Motion
Chapter 2 from the book Conformally Invariant Processes in the Plane by Greg Lawler
Sefika Kuzgun
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/95871547119
Passcode: 849198

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

Discussion on Calculus Courses, Gateway Exams, and Calculus Resources
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/9555938246
Passcode: 056731

Tuesday, February 16th
4:00 pm edit SIAM & AWM Student Chapters at KU Meeting, Zoom meeting

Conversation with Alec Knutsen, Software Engineer II, Garmin International & First President of the SIAM Student Chapter at KU 
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/95102989656
Passcode: 02022021

Thursday, February 18th
4:00 pm edit Smith Colloquium, Zoom meeting

A universal method for evolution partial differential equations posed in domains with a boundary
Dionyssios Mantzavinos
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/95951880231
Passcode: 060397

Friday, February 19th
3:00 pm edit Geometry Seminar, Zoom meeting

Maximal log Fano manifolds are generalized Bott towers 
Joaquin Moraga, Princeton University
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/98620421132
Passcode: 993752

3:00 pm edit Combinatorics Seminar, Zoom meeting

Combinatorial reciprocity theorems for pruned inside-out polytopes and their application to generalized permutahedra and hypergraphs
Sophie Rehberg,  Freie Universit├Ąt Berlin
https://kansas.zoom.us/j/92467024322
Passcode: 954485


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.