Mathematics & Statistics Seminars
Northern Arizona University

Spring 2020 Department Colloquium

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

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

Date
Speaker
Affiliation
Title  (click title to see abstract)
January 14 Organizational meeting
January 21 Terence Blows NAU The Pentagonal Tiling Problem
January 28 Michael Falk NAU Tutte polynomials, critical points, and log-concavity
February 4 Jim Swift NAU Generalized Eigenvectors and the Sturm-Liouville Eigenvalue Problem
February 11 Bahattin Yildiz NAU Modified Quadratic Residue Constructions and New Extremal Binary Self-dual Codes of Lengths 64, 66 and 68
February 20 Geoff Wild University of Western Ontario Modelling kindness
February 25 Ye Chen NAU How cells make decisions – identifying master regulators by Boolean network
March 3 Jin Wang NAU
March 10 TBA
March 24 TBA
April 7 TBA
April 16 Chris Rasmussen San Diego State University
April 21 TBA
April 28 Shannon Guerrero NAU