# Events: Bi-College Math Colloquium

Bryn Mawr and Haverford sponsor a joint mathematics colloquium that alternates between the the two campuses. The Colloquium is on Mondays at 4 p.m. (Exceptions are marked in red in the schedule below.)

- Colloquia at Haverford are held in KINSC
E309. Tea is served in the Math Lounge, KINSC H208, starting at 3:00 p.m.

- Colloquia at Bryn Mawr are held in Park Science Building 328. Tea is served in the Math Lounge, Park 355, at 3:45 p.m.
## Fall 2011

Date | Location | Speaker | Title |
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Monday Sep 12 | Haverford | Weiwen Miao, Haverford College |
The Use of Statistical Tests in Discrimination Cases |

Monday Sep 19 |
Bryn Mawr | Melanie Edwalds, Princeton University |
An Introduction to the Mathematics of Optimal Control Theory |

Monday Sep 26 | Haverford 4:15 |
Greg Schneider, Bryn Mawr College |
On the Classification of Legendrian Rational Tangles |

Monday Oct 3 |
Bryn Mawr | Richard McGehee, University of Minnesota |
Glacial Cycles: Mathematics and the 100,000-Year Problem |

Monday Oct 10 | No Colloquium (Fall Break) |
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Monday Oct 17 |
Haverford | Anthony Licata, The Institute for Advanced Study and Australian National University |
Natural numbers, vector spaces, additive categories, and so forth |

Monday Oct 24 |
Bryn Mawr | Klaus Volpert, Villanova University |
The Mathematics of Income Inequality |

Monday Oct 31 |
Haverford | Scott Cook, Swarthmore College |
Mathematics of the bad bounce |

Monday Nov 7 |
Bryn Mawr | Marie Snipes, Kenyon College |
Soap Films, Image Processing, and the "Flat Chains" of Geometric Measure Theory |

Monday Nov 14 |
Haverford | M. Brad Henry, Siena College |
Hunting for connections among Legendrian knot invariants |

Monday Nov 21 |
No Colloquium | ||

Monday Nov 28 |
Bryn Mawr | Timothy DeVries, Haverford College |
Counting by climbing |

For more information, please contact Josh Sabloff (HC) or Leslie Cheng (BMC).

Last modified: Mon Nov 28 17:09:26 EST 2011 by David Lippel.