Mathematics & Statistics Seminars
Northern Arizona University

Department Colloquium

The NAU Department of Mathematics and Statistics takes place on Tuesdays at 4:00-5:00pm in Room 164 of the Adel Mathematics Building. Refreshments at 3:45pm.

Titles and abstracts uploaded as available. Schedule subject to change.

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Spring 2016 Colloquium Schedule

Date
Speaker
Affiliation
Title  (click title to see abstract)
January 26th Mike Falk NAU A geometer’s view of frames: definitions and open problems
February 2nd Roy St. Laurent NAU Bootstrap Confidence Intervals, Randomization Tests, and STA 270.
February 9th Dana Ernst NAU Several representations of my favorite open problem
Thursday
February 11th
Phillip Hotchkiss Westfield State College Inquiry-Based Learning: Pedagogy, Research and Practices
February 16th Kiona Ogle
Informatics and Computing
NAU Bayesian and non-Bayesian approaches to quantifying physiological, morphological, and allometric traits of U.S. tree species
February 23rd Kirsten Davis NAU
Dept alumni,
ME grad student
The Use of Dynamic Time Warping to Reduce Inter-trial Variability in Gait Data
March 1st Tracy Stepien School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences
Arizona State University
Cell Migration: Modeling, Simulation, and Analysis
March 8th Shafiu Jibrin NAU Sabbatical Talk
March 15th NAU Spring break No Talk Scheduled
March 22nd
March 29th John Neuberger NAU Derivatives, Difference Matrices, and Differential Equations (Calculus)
April 5th Jeffrey Bennett About Jeffrey Bennett</a> Mathematics for Life: Are You Teaching Students What They Really Need?</td> </tr>
April 12th Jesse Mapel NAU MS Thesis Talk
Finite Difference Methods for the p-Laplacian
April 19th Kevin Salmon NAU MS Thesis Talk
Exploring Temperley-Lieb algebras of type affine C.
Thursday
April 28th
Honors Week Speaker
Francis Su
Harvey Mudd College
MAA President
Honors week Advanced Talk
12:45 - 2:00 pm
AMB Room #164
Thursday
April 28th
Honors Week Speaker
Francis Su
Honors week General Talk
4:00 - 5:00 pm
LMC Room #221
May 3rd Taryn Laird NAU MS Thesis Talk
A Study of T-Avoiding Elements of Coxeter Groups