Schedule for the Mathematics Graduate Seminar

Spring 2017
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 306 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. 




January 26

Christopher Davis

A domain decomposition technique for partition of unity methods.

February 2

Michael Allen

Simple Math that is Hard - How Gears are made

February 9

Samuel Dent

Applications of the Sierpinski Triangle to Music Composition

February 16

Manisha Varahagiri

Thompson’s Group F

February 23

Betsy Downs

Clifford Algebras and Hopf Algebras

March 2

Anna Litchford

Finite Ideal Factorization Domains

March 9 


Spring Break

March 16

Anne Marie Parke Walley

Clifford Algebras as Images of Group Algebras

March 23

Timberly Singleton


March 30

Padmini Nukula


April 6

Abby Nicholson


April 13



April 20



April 27


Last week of classes