Seminar series

Seminars are organized into several categories; the color coding is explained below. If you have been asked to give a seminar, please email John Perry with a title, 100-word abstract, and information on the date, time, and location.

2013

  • Meshless methods of fundamental and particular solutions to solve some fluid dynamics problems (abstract), Der-Liang Young
    When: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 2pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303

2012

  • Solutions of the Yang-Baxter Matrix Equation for Projections (abstract), Jiu Ding
    When: Friday, November 9th, 2012 at 2pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • A direct solution method for ill-posed boundary value problems of elliptic operators (abstract), Haiyan Tian
    When: Friday, November 2nd, 2012 at 2pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • Approximations of Frobenius-Perron Operators - an Introduction to Computational Ergodic Theory (abstract), Jiu Ding
    When: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 2pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • When are a matrix and its inverse both stochastic matrices? (abstract), Jiu Ding
    When: Thursday, September 20th, 2012 at 2⋅25pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • A Crash Course in Matrices, Moments and Quadrature (abstract), James Lambers
    When: Friday, September 7th, 2012 at 2pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • On the equality of algebraic and geometric multiplicities of matrix eigenvalues (abstract), Noah Rhee
    When: Friday, May 4th, 2012 at 2pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • On Definite Integration Algorithms (abstract), Karen Kohl
    When: Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 2pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • History of Cryptography (abstract), Robert Rubalcaba
    When: Monday, April 23rd, 2012 at 3⋅30pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • On BL/MV-algebras (abstract), Jean Nganou
    When: Friday, April 20th, 2012 at 2pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • Aspects of Local and Global Analysis in Clifford Analysis on the Unit Sphere (abstract), Brett Pansano
    When: Monday, April 16th, 2012 at 3pm
    Location: Math Zone 102
  • Phenomenology of Trigonometric Functions during the Reforms in School of Mathematics in the United States (abstract), Cecil Ekici
    When: Wednesday, Mar 7th 2012 at 3⋅30pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge (TPACK) Development in Pre-service Secondary Mathematics Teachers (abstract), Rejoice Mudzimiri
    When: Monday, Mar 5th 2012 at 1pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • So Macaulay Was in Need a Diet… (part 2!) (abstract), John Perry
    When: Friday, Feb 17th 2012 at 2pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • From Random Polygon to Ellipse: A Snapshot of Computational Science and Engineering (abstract), Charles van Loan
    When: Friday, Feb 3rd 2012 at 2pm
    Location: Polymer Science Research Center 101
  • Method of Fundamental Solutions for the Interaction of Solid Body and External Singularities in an Inviscid Fluid (abstract), D. L. Young
    When: Friday, Jan 27th 2012 at 2pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303

2011

  • Entropy, Maximum Entropy, and a Finite Element Maximum Entropy Method (abstract), Jiu Ding
    When: Friday, Nov 11th 2011 at 2pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • College Students and Geometry (abstract), Cononiah Watson
    When: Friday, Nov 4th 2011 at 3⋅30pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • Colloquium: An Introduction to Chaos (abstract), Qin-Jie Fan
    When: Thursday, Nov 3rd 2011 at 2⋅30pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • The Method of Brackets (abstract), Karen Kohl
    When: Friday, Oct 28th 2011 at 2pm (Note new time)
    Location: TEC 205 (Note location)
  • So Macaulay Was in Need of a Diet… (abstract), John Perry
    When: Friday, Oct 21st at 2pm (Note new time)
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • A Comparison of Two Different Methods for Solving Biharmonic Boundary Value Problems (abstract), Megan Richardson
    When: Friday, June 10th at 2pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • An Examination of the Yang-Baxter Equations (abstract), Alexandru Cibotarica
    When: Thursday, June 9th at 3pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • Life of Galois and the Quintic Equation (abstract), Khin Maung Maung
    When: Friday, April 8th at 2pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • Stationary Density Computation of the Frobenius-Perron Operators Based on the Dirac Delta Function (abstract), Suanrong (Sarah) Chen
    When: Tuesday, March 22nd at 3pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • Sparse Matrix Reduction with Fixed Columns (abstract), Lorrin Debenport
    When: Thursday, March 17th at 2pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • Fraction-Free Methods for Determinants (abstract), Deanna Leggett
    When: Tuesday, March 15th at 3pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • Local Oscillations in Finite Difference Schemes for Hyperbolic Conservation Functions (abstract), Huazhong Tang
    When: Friday, February 4th at 2pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
  • The Time-Marching Method of Fundamental Solutions for Multi-Dimensional Telegraph Equations (abstract), Der-Liang Young
    When: Friday, January 28th at 1pm
    Location: Southern Hall 303
Legend
  • Mathematics Seminars (blue headers) target graduate students and the department faculty.
  • Calculus Seminars (brown headers) should be accessible to undergraduate students who have completed Calculus.
  • COS Seminars (black headers) are co-ordinated between the departments of computer science, mathematics, and physics. Their primary audience consists of the students in the Computational Science PhD program.
  • Thesis or Dissertation Defenses (red headers) feature graduate and undergraduate students' research projects, and are open to the university community.