Schedule for the Mathematics Graduate Seminar

Fall 2015
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 3 Rafal Ablamowicz An introduction to LaTeX
September 10 Andrew Hetzel Counting Primes
September 17 Troy Brachey The Finding of the Ring of Power (How video killed the lecturer)
September 24 Richard Vradenburgh The Average Intensity of the Distribution of Complex Zeros of Random Polynomials
October 1 Jeff Norden Commuting maps without common fixed points
October 8 David Williams Canonical Algebraic Curvature Tensors and Chain Complexes
October 15 Thesis Fair (tentative date) Various topics and speakers
October 22 Sabine Le Borne 3D shape reconstruction based on 2D projections of KDP crystals
October 29 Chris Davis A two level additive Scharz preconditioner for a partition of unity method
November 5 Jacob Parsley Higher Order Difference Equation With Both Advance and Delay
November 12 Zachary Brown TBA
November 19 Lukun Zheng A mutual information estimator with exponentially decaying bias
November 26 NO SEMINAR Thanksgiving Break
December 3 NO SEMINAR Last Week of Classes / TSSAA football