Smith Colloquium

Fall 2020

COVID-19 Update: During the Fall 2020 the Smith Colloquium will be held on-line on Thursdays at 4:00 pm.

Thursdays at 4:00 pm in 306 Snow Hall, the Aronszajn Seminar Room.
We cordially invite everyone interested in mathematics to attend.

Please contact Agnieszka Międlar or Geng Chen for arrangements.

Date Speaker, Title Local host
August 27 Organization Meeting
September 3
September 10
September 17
September 24 Yunfeng Jiang (KU)
October 1
October 8
October 15 Jingrui Cheng
Yuanqi Wang
October 22 Junliang Shen (MIT)
Yunfeng Jiang
October 29 Dionyssios Mantzavinos (KU)
November 5
November 12
November 19
November 26 Yannan Shen (KU)
December 3
December 10

Events Calendar

Using Math

CTE course transformation grant helps Emily Witt, assistant professor of math, develop active learning with student groups in calculus.  Positive results using modules developed with Justin Lyle and Amanda Wilkens, math graduate students, were attained.  Read more

Math and COVID-19: Sources on how math is being used to track the virus and its spread.  AMS link.

A mathematician-musician's breakthrough melds East, West. Read more.

Researcher's innovative approach to flood mapping support emergency management and water officials. Read more.

Nicole Johnson found a way to express her baton twirling using math. See video.