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Seminars & Colloquia

2000-04-17

MONDAY:
11:30 am Graduate Student Seminar, 306 Snow

1:30 pm	Set Theory & Topology Seminar, 306 Snow
		None scheduled

2:30 pm Quantization Seminar, 306 Snow
		None scheduled.

TUESDAY:
2:30 pm	Ph.D. Final Defense, 306 Snow
		Initial Ideals and the Inverse Problem in Grobner 
                Basis Theory
		Amelia Taylor

WEDNESDAY:
1:30 pm	Set Theory & Topology Seminar, 306 Snow
		None scheduled

2:30 pm	Computational and Applied Mathematics, 306 Snow  **Guest Speaker**
		Application of Random Process:  Study of Postural Control
                and Enhancement of Human Vibration Sensation
		Wen Liu, KU Medical Center

3:30 pm	Analysis Seminar, 306 Snow
		None scheduled.

4:30 pm	Public Lecture, Auditorium, Spencer Art Museum
		Math Spans All Dimensions:  Interactive Geometry and Art on
                the Internet
		Thomas Banchoff, Brown University
		(Refreshments served after the talk.)

THURSDAY:
2:30 pm	Algebra Seminar, 306 Snow  **Guest Speaker**
                 Lengths mod Independent Ideals and a Conjecture of Lech
                 Doug Hanes, University of Minnesota

4:00 pm	Ellis B. Stouffer Colloquium, 306 Snow
		Heteroclinic and Periodic Cycles in a Perturbed Convection
                Model
		Xiao Biao Lin, North Carolina State University
		***Refreshments will be served at 3:30 pm in 406 Snow.***

FRIDAY:
1:30 pm	Stochastic Adaptive Control Seminar, 306 Snow  ** Guest Speaker**
		The Centrality of Communication in our Work
		Beverly Davenport Sypher, Professor of Communication
                Studies and Divisional Dean for the Social Sciences, 
                University of Kansas

2:30 pm	Graduate Stochastic Seminar, 306 Snow
		Convergence of Numerical Approximation of Stochastic
                Differential Equations (continued)
		Peter Zimmer

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.