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Seminars Week 2003-04-14

MATHEMATICS DEPARTMENT
		SEMINARS & COLLOQUIA


WEDNESDAY:
9:30 am Students + Workshops = Success + Fun, 306 Snow
        Workshop for fifth & sixth graders from New York Elementary School

1:30 pm Seminar, 306 Snow
        A Workshop in Platonic Solids
        Reza Sarhangi, Towson University

2:30 pm Computational & Applied Math, 306 Snow
        Stability and Instability of Nonlinear Waves (continued)
        Milena Stanislavova

3:30 pm Analysis Seminar, 306 Snow
        ***Guest Speaker***
        Pointwise Convergence of Lacunary Spherical Means Near L^1
        James Wright, University of Edinburgh and University of Wisconsin, Madison

4:30 pm Russell Bradt Memorial Undergraduate Colloquium, 120 Snow
        The Art and Mathematics of Regular Polygon Construction
        Reza Sarhangi, Towson University
        ***Refreshments served in 120 Snow before the talk***


THURSDAY:
2:30 pm Algebra Seminar, 306 Snow
        ***Guest Speaker***
        Diagonal Subalgebras of Bi-graded Algebras
        Anurag Singh, MSRI & Georgia Institute of Technology

4:00 pm Ellis B. Stouffer Colloquium, 306 Snow
        Intersection Multiplicities
        Anurag Singh, MSRI & Georgia Institute of Technology
        ***Refreshments will be served in 406 Snow at 3:30 pm***


FRIDAY:
9:30 am Mathematics and Music, 306 Snow
        Music, the Brain and Complex Adaptive Systems: Using Musical
	Metaphors and Models to Study Brain Functions
        Deron McGee & Bryan Kip Haaheim, Department of Music and Dance

1:30 pm Stochastic Adaptive Control, 306 Snow

3:30 pm Ellis B. Stouffer Colloquium, 306 Snow
        A Mechanism for the Onset of Fibrillation Following a Heart Attack
        Jim Keener, University of Utah
        ***Refreshments will be served in 406 Snow at 3:00 pm***

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.