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Eberly College of Science Mathematics Department

MASS Colloquium (2013 Archive)

Thursdays from 01:25pm to 02:25pm in MB114

The talks are aimed at advanced undergraduate students.
5 Sep 2013Mark Levi, Penn State UniversityMathematics through physics
12 Sep 2013Joel Hass, UC DavisSome applications of geometry to problems in biology
19 Sep 2013Dmitri Burago, Penn State UniversityCounting collisions in hard ball gas models and singular geometry of non-positive curvature
25 Sep 2013
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Robert Lang, Alamo, CAFrom flapping birds to space telescopes: the mathematics of origami
3 Oct 2013Diane Henderson, Penn State UniversityThe William Pritchard Fluid Mechanics Laboratory
10 Oct 2013Roger Howe, Yale UniversityAbout the numbers 12 and 24
17 Oct 2013

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Vadim Kaloshin, University of MarylandKirkwood gaps and instability for three body problems
31 Oct 2013Krishnaswami Alladi, University of FloridaPaul Erdos - one of the most influential mathematicians of our times
7 Nov 2013Ken Ono, Emory UniversityAdding and counting
7 Nov 2013
4:30pm - 6:00pm
Ken OnoRamanujan
14 Nov 2013Sarah Koch, University of MichiganMating habits of polynomials
21 Nov 2013Don Saari, UC IrvineWe vote, but do we get what we want?
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