Schedule for the Mathematics Graduate Seminar

Fall 2018
Everyone is invited to attend


The seminar is scheduled from 1:30 - 2:50 on Thursday afternoons. Refreshments are served in the Bruner second floor lounge starting at 1:30. The colloquium/seminar will be in Bruner 305 or 420 from 2:00-2:50.

The exact topic for each talk and a brief abstract will (usually) be posted on the Upcoming Talk page during the week in which the talk is scheduled. Abstracts for future talks may be available by clicking on the titles.


Date Speaker Title
September 6 Jeff Norden Calc 3 for Graduate Students
September 13 Christopher B. Davis Conforming boundary conditions in partition of unity methods
September 20 Dalton Blythe The Mathematics of Superconductors: Inductively Coupled Josephson Arrays
September 27 Christopher B. Davis Comforming boundary conditions in partition of unity methods: 1D example
October 4 Christopher B. Davis Convergence of a partition of unity method
October 11 Jessica Cain Noncommutative Quadratic Forms
October 18 Padmini Veerapen Generalizations of Clifford Algebras
October 25 Damian Kubiak Right triangles, elliptic curves and cryptography
November 1 Chudamani Poudyal Robust Parametric Estimation for Insurance Loss Data
November 8 Sabine Le Borne Iterative solvers for RBF interpolation problems
November 15 Steven Buchanan How often is the conclusion of Euclid's Lemma true?
November 22 No Seminar Thanksgiving Break
November 29 Dalen Dockery Generalized commutator probability for group elements
December 6 No Seminar Last Week of Class