Seminars & Colloquia

2021-03-15 - 2021-03-19

Department seminar schedules

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

Loewner Differential Equation-II
Chapter 4 from Conformally Invariant Processes in the Plane by Greg Lawler
Chen Ma
Join Zoom:
Passcode: 849198

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

International Experience in Studies and Academic Careers of Mathematicians 
Agnieszka Miedlar and Paul Cazeaux
Zoom link:
Passcode: 056731

4:00 pm edit Geometry Reading Seminar, Zoom meeting

We will discuss the geometry of K3 surfaces, curves on K3 Surfaces, and if time permits, introduce Hodge structures on K3 Surfaces.
Debjit Basu
Zoom link:
Password: 166195

Tuesday, March 16th
4:00 pm edit AWM and SIAM Student Chapter Meeting , Zoom meeting

What Makes a Technology Startup Fundable?
Molly Shor, E8 Angels
Zoom link:
Passcode: 02022021

Wednesday, March 17th
2:00 pm edit Computational and Applied Mathematics Seminar, Zoom meeting

The essential spectrum of periodically stationary pulses in femtosecond fiber lasers
John Zweck, University of Texas at Dallas
Zoom link:
Passcode: 487744

4:00 pm edit Probability & Statistics Seminar, Zoom meeting

A discrete second-order Gaussian Poincaré inequality with applications
Guangqu Zheng
Zoom link:
Passcode: 0317

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

Algebraic K-stability theory— one new theme connecting two old fields
Chenyang Xu, Princeton University
Zoom link:
Passcode: 060397

Friday, March 19th
3:00 pm edit Combinatorics Seminar, Zoom meeting

Jeremy Martin
What is... Schubert calculus? (Part 2)
Zoom link: 
Passcode: 954485

3:00 pm edit Geometry Seminar, Zoom meeting

Virasoro constraints in Landau-Ginzburg models
Yefeng Shen, University of Oregon
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.