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Math Prof, Neutron Stars

2017-10-31

For the first time, scientists have directly detected gravitational waves—ripples in space and time—from the spectacular collision of two neutron stars. Light from the collision was also observed by telescopes, marking the first time that a cosmic event has been viewed in

Tim McCarty Prospectus

2017-10-16

How Experts Conceptualize Differentials

Abstract: The differential is a symbol found in many mathematical contexts, including notations for differentiation and integration. But even though such notations are common, there can be many interpretations of the purposes or

Kristen Murphy Prospectus

2017-09-06

Abstract: Spatial reasoning is required for many topics in undergraduate mathematics; graphing, curve sketching, transformations of functions, manipulation of objects in 3D, etc. Many topics covered in calculus require the student to use some sort of spatial skill to make

Colloquia

Thomas Polstra

2017-11-07

When are two rings similar?

Date: 11/7/2017
Time: 4:30PM-5:30PM
Place: 315 Armstrong Hall

Abstract: Inspired by results of Samuel, Hironaka, Cutkosky and Srinivasan, and others which give criteria for rings which are quotients of a common

Roger Wiegand

2017-10-24

Rigid Ideals in Complete Intersection Domains

Date: 10/24/2017
Time: 4:00PM-5:00PM
Place: 315 Armstrong Hall

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Misha Feldman

2017-10-12

Short-time existence of smooth solutions for semigeostrophic system with variable Coriolis parameter.

Date: 10/12/2017
Time: 3:45PM-4:45PM
Place: 315 Armstrong Hall

Abstract: The semigeostrophic (SG) system is a model of large scale atmosphere

Calendar

October 2017

Oct 12 2017 -
3:45pm to 4:45pm
Applied Analysis Seminar
Oct 12 2017 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Math Club
Oct 16 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Tim McCarty Prospectus
Oct 19 2017 -
3:45pm to 4:45pm
Applied Analysis Seminar
Oct 20 2017 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm
RUME Seminar
Oct 24 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Roger Wiegand
Oct 26 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Applied Analysis Seminar
Oct 31 2017 -
3:30pm to 5:30pm
Zach Etienne LIGO