Fall 2018
Date | Location | Speaker | Title |
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9/17 | Bryn Mawr | Rebecca Everett Haverford College |
“Using Mathematical and Statistical Modeling to Understand Behavior Change in Problem Drinkers” |
9/24 | Haverford | John Bergdall Bryn Mawr College |
"Approximating roots: from Newton to the ghost conjecture” |
10/1 | Bryn Mawr | Jason Cantarella University of Georgia |
“Modeling the ‘Cambrian explosion’ of Topological Polymers” |
10/8 | Bryn Mawr | Tamar Friedmann Haverford College |
"From Lie Algebras to Catalan Numbers and Beyond" |
10/15 | Fall Break | No Talk | |
10/22 | Haverford | Angela Hicks Lehigh University |
"Symmetric Functions and Beyond" |
10/29 | Bryn Mawr | David Futer Temple University |
“Can You Hear the Shape of a 3-Manifold?” |
11/5 | Haverford | Karola Meszaros Cornell University & Institute for Advanced Study |
"Grothendieck polynomials via flow polytopes" |
11/12 | Bryn Mawr | Will Heuett Marymount University |
"Bayesian Model Selection: Removing Our Biases and Allowing the Data to Guide Us" |
11/19 | Haverford | Isaac Klapper Temple University |
"Linking Microbial Metabolism to Microbial Community Environment" |
11/26 | No Talk | ||
12/3 | Haverford | Kim Ruane Tufts University |
"A Geometric Proof of Parity of Permutations" |
Spring 2019
Date | Location | Speaker | Title |
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2/4 | Bryn Mawr | Ailana Fraser University of British Columbia / Institute for Advanced Study | |
2/11 | Haverford | Anna Pun Drexel University |
“An introduction to symmetric functions - a gem in Algebraic Combinatorics” |
2/18 | Bryn Mawr | Amanda Folsom Amherst College / Institute for Advanced Study | |
2/25 | Haverford | Nsoki Mavinga Swarthmore College | |
3/4 | Bryn Mawr | Nancy Zhang University of Pennsylvania/Wharton | |
3/11 | Spring Break | No Talk | |
3/18 | Haverford | Michael Stein University of Chicago | “Statistical extremes: Theory and practice” |
3/25 | Bryn Mawr | Zvezdelina Stankova UC Berkeley | “Restricted Patterns of the Past, Present and Future” |
4/1 | Haverford | Nick Battista The College of New Jersey | “Holey Tentacles, Batman! How complex morphologies affect jellyfish swimming performance” |
4/8 | Haverford | Joanna Burt-Kinderman Haverford College Alum | "Problematizing Math Teaching: A journey from Haverford to revolution in West Virginia math classrooms" |
4/15 | Bryn Mawr | Mira Bernstein Tufts University | "Gerrymandering: Why It's More Complicated Than You Might Think" |
4/22 | Haverford | Andy Eisenberg Saint Louis University | "Rewriting Systems and Gilman's Conjecture" |
4/29 | Bryn Mawr | Stephanie Dick University of Pennsylvania / History and Sociology of Science | "Making Up Minds: Computing and Proof in the Postwar United States" |