Seminars & Colloquia

2021-03-22 - 2021-03-26

Department seminar schedules

Monday, March 22nd
3:00 pm edit Graduate Student Probability Seminar, Zoom meeting

Loewner Differential Equation-II
Chapter 4 from the book Conformally Invariant Processes in the Plane, Greg Lawler
Chen Ma
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/95871547119
Passcode: 849198

4:00 pm edit Geometry Reading Seminar, Zoom meeting

Deformation Theory of Complex Structures
Sien Gong
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/96392664595
Passcode: 166195

4:00 pm edit Teaching Matters Seminar, Zoom meeting

Discussion on challenges and opportunities in teaching math courses for non-math major students
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/9555938246
Passcode: 056731

Tuesday, March 23rd
4:00 pm edit AWM & SIAM Student Chapter Meeting, Zoom meeting

A Conversation with Dr. Barbara Ballard
KS House Representative and Senior Associate Director of the Dole Institute of Politics, University of Kansas
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/95102989656
Passcode: 02022021

Wednesday, March 24th
2:00 pm edit Probability & Statistics Seminar, Zoom meeting

Large deviations for coupled slow-fast systems via the comparison principle of an associated Hamilton-Jacobi-Bellman equation
Richard Kraaij, Delft University of Technology
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/94139943124
Passcode: 0324

Please note the earlier than usual time

3:00 pm edit Analysis Seminar, Zoom meeting

Well-posedness and asymptotics  of a coordinate-free model of flame fronts 
Fazel Hadadifard, Drexel University
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/96655591561
Passcode: 333292

Thursday, March 25th
4:00 pm edit Smith Colloquium, Zoom meeting

Mathematics of topological quantum computing
Zhenghan Wang, University of California Santa Barbara
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/95951880231
Passcode: 060397

Friday, March 26th
12:00 pm edit GSO Seminar, Zoom meeting

Meeting with graduate students to discuss the recent budget cuts
Jeremy Martin
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/99743226724
Passcode: 491603

3:00 pm edit Geometry Seminar, Zoom meeting

Special Lagrangians and Lagrangian mean curvature flow
Gonçalo Oliveira, Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF)
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/98620421132
Password: 993752

4:30 pm edit Oral Comprehensive Exam for the Ph.D. Degree, Zoom meeting

Bogomolov-Gieseker Inequality for Smooth Projective Deligne-Mumford Stacks
Promit Kundu
Zoom link: https://kansas.zoom.us/j/92782468755
Passcode: 728350


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.