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Haverford College
Department of Mathematics
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Events: Bi-College Math Colloquium

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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
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
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)
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.