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Seminars & Colloquia

Week of 2004-12-06

MONDAY:
3:30 pm      Stochastic Adaptive Control, 306 Snow
                    Expected Rate of Congestion Events for a Queueing System with FBM Traffic
                    Yasong Jin

TUESDAY:
2:30 pm      Algebra Seminar, 306 Snow
                    Smoothings of Multiple Structures (continued)
                    Francisco Gallego

WEDNESDAY:
2:30 pm      Computational & Applied Math, 306 Snow
                    ***Guest Speaker***
                    Symmetry Breaking and Instability of Pulses in Nonlinear Schrodinger Equations
                    Russell Jackson, Boston University
	
THURSDAY:
4:00 pm      Ellis B. Stouffer Colloquium, 306 Snow
                    On the Interaction of Nearly Parallel Vortex Filaments
                    Gustavo Ponce, University of California, Santa Barbara
                    ***Refreshments will be served in 406 Snow at 3:30 pm***

FRIDAY:
1:00 pm      Master Defense, 306 Snow
                    Asset Allocation for Retirees: Is Immediate Annuity a Good Choice
                    Jiangxia Dong

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.