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Seminars & Colloquia

Week of 2005-09-26

MONDAY:
1:30 pm	Set Theory & Topology Seminar, 408 Snow
		Paracompact Box Products?
		Judy Roitman

3:30 pm	Stochastic Adaptive Control, 306 Snow
		***Guest Speaker***
		Data Mining in Medicine: Two Case Studies
		Dick De Veaux, Williams College

4:30 pm Association for Women in Mathematics, 306 Snow
		KU Math Grads in the Work Force
		Belinda Pierson, The Kansas Foundation for Medical Care, Inc
		Annie Wetterhus, Lockton Companies
		***Pizza served immediately following talk***

TUESDAY:
1:30 pm	Combinatorics Seminar, 408 Snow
		Stanley-Reisner Theory and the Charney-Davis Conjecture
		Jeremy Martin
 
4:00 pm	Ellis B. Stouffer Colloquium, 120 Snow
		Math is Music: Statistics is Literature
		Dick De Veaux, Williams College
		***Refreshments will be served at 3:30 in 406 Snow***

8:00 pm	Graduate Student Reading Seminar, 306 Snow
		Statistics of Financial Market II
		Wendy Xue

WEDNESDAY:
1:30 pm	Set Theory & Topology Seminar, 408 Snow
		Paracompact Box Products? (continued)
		Judy Roitman

2:30 pm	Computational & Applied Math, 306 Snow
		Preconditioning for Solving Large Scale Systems, Part IV
		Weizhang Huang
	
3:30 pm	Hartshorne 1.3 Problem Seminar, 408 Snow
		Manoj Kummini, Jeremy Martin, Ken Parker

THURSDAY:
2:30 pm	Algebra Seminar, 408 Snow
		Unimodular Rows
		Mrinal Das

FRIDAY:
3:30 pm	Mathematical Physiology Seminar, 306 Snow
		Some Comments on the Poisson-Nernst-Planck Equation
		Weishi Liu

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.