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Seminars & Colloquia

Week of 2004-04-05

MONDAY: 
1:30 pm Topology Seminar, 408 Snow 
A Compact Homogeneous S-Space 
Nathan Carlson 

3:30 pm Stochastic Adaptive Control, 306 Snow 
Heavy-Tailed Distributions with Financial Applications 
Kristy Hughes 

TUESDAY: 
4:00 pm Russell Bradt Undergraduate Colloquium, Dole Institute of Politics, Simons Media Center 
A Mathematician Describes His Work in the Operational Research Section of the Eighth Air Force in
World War II 
G. Baley Price 
***Refreshments following*** 

WEDNESDAY: 
1:30 pm Topology Seminar, 408 Snow 
A Compact Homogeneous S-Space (continued) 
Nathan Carlson 

THURSDAY: 
2:30 pm Algebra Seminar, 408 Snow 
A Tight Closure Analogue of Analytic Spread 
Neil Epstein 
On Extensions of Modules 
Janet Striuli 

4:00 pm Ellis B. Stouffer Colloquium, 306 Snow 
Microdisk Lasers, Billiards, and Non-Integrable Distributions 
Vadim Zharnitsky, University of Illinois-Urbana 
***Refreshments will be served in 406 Snow at 3:30 pm*** 

FRIDAY: 
3:30 pm Mathematical Physiology, 306 Snow 
***Guest Speaker*** 
Deep Brain Stimulation in Parkinson?s Disease & Essential Tremor 
Kelly Lyons, KUMC 

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.