### Spring 2019

Date and Time | Speaker | Title / Abstract |
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January 16 at 4:05 pm | John Hester | Refutational Completeness of Paramodulation |

January 30 at 4:05 pm | Colin Defant | Structure in Stack-Sorting |

February 27 at 4:05 pm | Scott McCullough | Setting Analysis Free |

March 13 at 4:05 pm | John Oprea | Geometry, Soap Films and Biology |

March 27 at 4:05 pm | Paul Robinson | Higher Trigonometry |

April 10 at 4:05 pm | Alexandre Turull | Finite Groups and their Representations as Groups of Matrices |

### Fall 2018

Date and Time | Speaker | Title / Abstract |
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August 29 at 4:05 pm | Alexander Elchesen | The Grothendieck Group of a Commutative Monoid |

September 12 at 4:05 pm | Summer Atkins | Fellowships and Internships |

September 26 at 4:05 pm | Luca Fabrizio Di Cerbo: Luca is an Assistant Professor, and has also applied to jobs in the financial industry. | |

October 10 at 4:05 pm | Dalton Worsnup | Homotopy Type Theory |

October 24 at 4:05 pm | Parker Edwards | Fantastic real semialgebraic sets and where to find them |

November 7 at 4:05 pm | Andrew Kriehn | A Cook's Tour of Hyperbolic Geometry |

November 28 at 4:05 pm | Darby J. Smith | Intracelluar Transport: Rigor Motors and Bayesian Inference |

### Spring 2018

Date and Time | Speaker | Title / Abstract |
---|---|---|

January 17 at 4:05 pm | Colin Defant | How to Guard a highly symmetric Mall |

January 29 at 4:05 pm | Keith Copenhaver | How Normal is Your Family Tree? |

February 14 at 4:05 pm | Jason Johnson | The Ghost of Bach |

February 28 at 4:05 pm | Jobs Panel | Featuring Leo Betthauser, Peter Bubenik, Michael Catanzaro, Jeramiah Hocutt, and Jindrich Zapletal |

March 14 at 4:05 pm | Jamie Scott | An Introduction to Inverse Semigroups |

March 28 at 4:05 pm | Paul Schwartz | A look At Continua Arising In Generalized Inverse Limits |

April 11 at 4:05 pm | Anthony Van Duzer | Machine Sortable Permutation |

### Fall 2017

Date and Time | SpeakerSpeaker | Title / Abstract |
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August 30 at 4:05 pm | Michael Engen | On the dimension of composition posets |

September 27 at 4:05 pm | Dr. Paul Robinson | Divergent Series |

October 11 at 4:05 pm | Nikola Milicevic | A General Introduction to TDA |

October 25 at 4:05 pm | Dr. Michael Hull | Dehn's solution to the word problem in surface groups |

November 8 at 4:05 pm | Celeste Vallejo | All models are wrong but some are useful |

November 29 at 4:05 pm | Andrew Latham | A characterization of subnormal subgroups |

### Spring 2017

Date and Time | Speaker | Abstract |
---|---|---|

January 11 at 4:05 pm | Douglas Pfeffer | 17th and 18th Century Calculus — A Series Approach |

January 25 at 4:05 pm | Jason Johnson | A Combinatorial Proof of Fine's Theorem on Partitions |

February 8 at 4:05 pm | Joshua Hiller | What do you mean "the" multistage model of carcinogenesis? |

February 15 at 4:05 pm | Career Panel | Featuring Dr. Cenzer, Dr. Knudson, Dr. Alladi, Dr. Bubenik, Evan Milliken, and Ali Uncu |

February 22 at 4:05 pm | Todd Molnar | The Local Distribution of the Number of Small Prime Factors |

March 15 at 4:05 pm | John Hester | Metaphysics in Mathematics |

March 29 at 4:05 pm | TBA | TBA |

April 12 at 4:05 pm | TBA | TBA |

### Fall 2016

Date and Time | Speaker | Abstract |
---|---|---|

August 31 at 4:05 pm | Francis Adams | Set Theory and Small Sets of Reals |

September 14 at 4:05 pm | Jeremiah Hocutt | Beyond Cesàro Continuity or: Who ever said differentiable |

September 28 at 4:05 pm | Keith Copenhaver | Counting With Unknowns: Generating Functions |

October 12 at 4:05 pm | Endrit Fejzullahu | The Probabilistic Method in Combinatorics |

October 26 at 4:05 pm | Darby Smith | Molecular Motors: Stochastic Equations of Motion |

November 16 at 4:05 pm | Dr. Richard Crew | p-adic numbers and p-adic differential equations |

December 7 at 4:05 pm | Dr. Miklós Bóna | Permutations and Genome Sorting |

### Spring 2016

Date and Time | Speaker | Title |
---|---|---|

January 20, 4:05pm | Dr. Murali Rao | Probability |

February 3, 4:05pm | Mr. Ali Uncu | Some Weighted Partition Identities |

February 17, 4:05pm | Dilation Theory and Completely Positive Maps | |

March 16, 4:05pm | Mr. Reuben Bernstein-Goff | Big Data: Obstacles, Tools, and Open Problems |

March 30, 4:05pm | Dr. Sergei Shabanov | The Formalism of Siegert States in Resonant Scattering of Electromagnetic Waves |

April 13, 4:05pm | Dr. Mike Jury |

### Fall 2015

Date and Time | Speaker | Title |
---|---|---|

September 9 4:05pm | Doug Pfeffer | A look at the changes to analytic rigor in the 18th and 19th centuries. |

September 23 4:05pm | Dr. Peter Bubenik | Topological Data Analysis |

October 7 4:05pm | Raymond Schaub | The Leontief Input-Output Model |

October 21 4:05pm | Dr. Jonathan King | How to Think about things bigger than your Brain? or (The Firing-Squad Problem and related Conundra) |

November 4 4:05pm | Evan Milliken | R0 and other applications of linear algebra to mathematical epidemiology |

November 18 4:05pm | Kiara Hall | Introduction to the Philosophy of Mathematics |

December 2 4:05pm | Celeste Vallejo | Little's Law Applied to a Stochastic Model of Poliomyelitis |

### Spring 2014

Date and Time | Speaker | Title |
---|---|---|

January 21 4:05pm | Dr. Jindrich Zapletal | A course in descriptive set theory, Fall 2015 |

February 4 4:05pm | Larie Ward | Operators Grow on Trees |

February 18 4:05pm | Todd Molnar | The Anatomy of the Integers via Large Prime Factors with an Application to Numerical Factorization |

March 11 4:05pm | Dr. Paul Robinson | The Pendulum Swings |

March 25 4:05pm | Dr. Christopher Porter | Coin Tossing, Randomness Extraction, and Algorithmic Randomness |

April 8 4:05pm | Christopher Cyr | Permutable p-groups Are Hard to Find (in Sn) |

### Fall 2014

Date and Time | Speaker | Title |
---|---|---|

September 3 4:05pm | Dr. Jed Keesling | Dr. Jed Keesling |

September 17 4:05pm | Ben Russo | My Love/Hate Relationship with the Cantor Set |

October 1 4:05pm | Dr. Scott McKinley | Fluctuating hydrodynamics of microparticles in biological fluids: modeling, simulation and analysis |

October 15 4:05pm | Joshua Hiller | Constructive Lower Bounds in Hypergraph Ramsey Theory |

October 29 4:05pm | Daniel Gray | Superpatterns Containing Special Subsets of Permutations |

November 12 4:05pm | Dr. Lei Zhang | Some examples of Partial Differential Equations that indicate interplay with other fields |

December 3 4:05pm | Ashwini Amarasinghe | Topological Dimension |

### Spring 2013

Date and Time | Speaker | Title |
---|---|---|

January 22 4:05pm | Cheyne Homberger | Patterns Within Random Permutations: Some Open (and Recently Closed) Questions |

February 5 4:05pm | Joel Rosenfeld | An Introduction to Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Spaces and a Few Applications |

February 19 4:05pm | Kevin Knudson | Algorithms in discrete Morse theory |

March 12 4:05pm | Krishnaswami Alladi | Paul Erdos - One of the Most Influential Mathematicians of Our Times |

March 26 4:05pm | Tim Olson | The Singular Value Decomposition and the Real World |

April 9 4:05pm | Josh Hurwitz | A Simulation Platform to Quantify Emergency Department Patient Flow |

### Fall 2013

Date and Time | Speaker | Title |
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August 28 4:05pm | Jay Pantone | Checker Jumping, Coin Counting, and Cap Throwing: Why Generating Functions are Magic |

September 11 4:05pm | Scott McCullough | Setting Semialgebraic Geometry and Convex Analysis Free |

September 25 4:05pm | Jindrich Zapletal | Infinite Games in Mathematics |

October 9 4:05pm | Richard Crew | |

October 23 4:05pm | Evan Milliken | The Real Dynamics of Bieberbach's Example |

November 6 4:05pm | Becky Borchering | Assessing Seasonal Drivers of Rabies Dynamics in Three North American Carnivore Species |

November 20 4:05pm | Ali Uncu | Generating functions for Partitions, Generalizations and Further Results. |

### Spring 2012

Date and Time | Speaker | Title |
---|---|---|

January 16 4:05pm | Nick Sharpe | A Family of K-automorphisms in Ergodic Theory |

January 30 4:05pm | Lee Raney | Group Representations and Characters |

February 13 4:05pm | Francis Adams | Nonstandard Analysis: Calculus with Infinitesimals |

February 27 4:05pm | Alexander Dranishnikov | The Category and the Topological Complexity |

March 13 4:05pm | Jill Stupiansky | Mathematical Modeling of Citrus Greening Disease |

March 27 4:05pm | Vince Vatter | Geometric Grid Classes of Permutations |

April 10 4:05pm | Sergei Shabanov | The Resonant Wave Scattering Theory and Applications |

### Fall 2012

Date and Time | Speaker | Title |
---|---|---|

August 29 4:05pm | N/A | Meet and greet |

September 12 4:05pm | Peter Sin | The Golod-Shafarevich Theorem |

September 26 4:05pm | Paul Robinson | Additive Functions |

October 17 4:05pm | Sebastian Wyman | Introduction to Computability, Computable Analysis, and Effective Symbolic Dynamics |

October 24 4:05pm | Graham Picklesimer | Finitely Additive Measures and the Theory of Games |

November 14 4:05pm | Jonathan King | Situations Where You Didn't Think You Needed Ergodic Theory |

November 28 4:05pm | Sergei Pilyugin |