Columbus Day Open House
The Open House will include: Admissions presentations, a chance to talk with faculty, student-guided campus tours, select tours of academic facilities and an opportunity to meet with representatives from Career Services, International Education (study abroad) and Experience-Based Education (internships). Presentations regarding financial aid and first-year academic and advisement programs are also offered. Please go to www.oswego.edu/visit to register.
Location: Marano Campus Center, Main Concourse
Monday, Oct 12, 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Internationally recognized sculptor Coral Penelope Lambert of Alfred University will demonstrate her art, the age-old sculpting and manufacturing technique using molten iron. Free; including parking. 312-2111.
Location: Lot R13, off Iroquois Trail between Oneida Hall and The Village
Thursday, Oct 15, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Our departmental seminar meets on (some) Tuesdays at 2:30. Many of the talks are accessible to students. Please e-mail Ampalavanar Nanthakumar if you want to receive announcements about the upcoming talks.
Dec 3, 130 Shineman: Student capstone presentations
Kyle Buscaglia & Sean Crowder: Hidden Markov Chain in Ice-hockey
Laura Murtha: Building a Foundation for Calculus
Nicholas Powers: The Use of Mathematics in Nuclear Physics
Jacob Gallagher : Linear Fractional Transformations in the Complex Plane
Sam DiSalvo - Internship
Nov 12, 130 Shineman
Marcia Burrell: Effectivenenss of online courses
Nov 5, 130 Shineman
Ampalavanar Nanthakumar and Erika Wilson: Copula Models for Cepheid Period- Luminosity Relationship
Oct 22, 130 Shineman
Shashi Kanbur: Bayesian Methods in Astrophysics
Sep 24, 130 Shineman
Christopher Baltus: A proof of "The Most Marvelous Theorem in Mathematics."
Here is the list of the talks during the year 2012/13:
Pat Halpin, Dirichlet's Theorem or How I spent my summer vacation
Kubrom Teka: Nondivergence form Elliptic obstacle problem
Jeremy Berquist: Smoothness and Regular Local Rings
Victor Protsak: Representation theory of GL(n)
Mark Elmer: Euler's Amazing Recursion
Ampalavanar Nanthakumar: Comparing Classical Calculus with Stochastic Calculus
Jeremy Berquist: The Current State of Algebraic Geometry
Jessica Krebs (Nanthakumar): Cleaning Lake Ontario
Robert Wimler (Preston): Minimizing Variance with Asset Allocation
Katlyn Smegelsky (Nanthakumar): The Use of Waiting Line Models to Calculate Queue Waiting Times
Matthew Worden (Mosbo): Game Theory
Luis Rodriguez (Elmer): Mathematics and Automation in the Dairy Industry
Brendan Carter (Berquist): Origami and Mathematics
Victor Protsak, "Mathematics on the Internet
Zohra Manseur, "The algebra of metrons
Kubrom Teka: Hilbert's 19th Problem
Terry Tiballi: Advisement and registration workshop
Ampalavanar Nanthakumar: The Hidden Markov Model for the Weather Analysis
Darren Narayan, RIT: Fibonacci Numbers and Determinants
Roger Howe, Yale: "Symmetry: More than Pretty Pictures" and "Problematics of Functions in the K - 12 Curriculum"
Victor Protsak: Sierpinski triangle and its cousins
Justin Ford: The Black-Scholes Model: the PDE Approach
Erika Wilson: Image Restoration and Wiener's Filtering
Rebecca Tango: My Internship Experience
Nathan Hemmes: 7 Degrees of Freedom in 3 Dimensional Space
Kaitlyn Lefeve: Predicting First Semester Calculus Performances
Justin Ford: Insolvability of the Quintic
Mike Edinger: Basics of Statistical Genetics