Mathematics Department

Public Lectures Seminar
Henry Segerman (Oklahoma State University)
Tuesday, April 18 - 4:30 pm
Physics130

Our brains have evolved in a three-dimensional environment, and so we are very good at visualising two- and three-dimensional objects. But what about four-dimensional objects? The best we can really...

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Applied Math And Analysis Seminar
Catalin Turc (NJIT)
Wednesday, April 19 - 12:00 pm
119 Physics

We present several versions of non-overlapping Domain Decomposition Methods (DDM) for the solution of Helmholtz transmission problems for (a) multiple scattering configurations, (b) bounded composite...

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Number Theory Seminar
Rahul Krishna (Northwestern)
Wednesday, April 19 - 3:15 pm
119 Physics

Probability Seminar
Rick Durrett (Duke)
Thursday, April 20 - 4:15 pm
UNC, 125 Hanes Hall

In the latent voter model, which models the spread of a technology through a social network, individuals who have just changed their choice have a latent period, which is exponential with rate λ...

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Triangle Topology Seminar
Alex Zupan (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
Tuesday, April 25 - 4:15 pm
NCSU, SAS 1102

Number Theory Seminar
Olivia Beckwith (Emory University)
Wednesday, April 26 - 3:15 pm
119 Physics

Probability Seminar
Wilfrid Kendall (U of Warwick)
Thursday, April 27 - 4:15 pm
UNC, 125 Hanes Hall

In this talk I will discuss the use of Dirichlet forms to deliver proofs of optimal scaling results for Markov chain Monte Carlo algorithms (specifically, Metropolis-Hastings random walk samplers)...

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Geometry Seminar
Matt Kerr (Washington U in St. Louis)
Monday, May 1 - 3:15 pm
119 Physics

Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Rita Pardini (U Pisa)
Friday, September 22 - 3:15 pm
119 Physics

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