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Colloquium Schedule

Fall 2012

This is the Fall 2012 schedule of the Bi-Co Mathematics Colloquium, organized jointly by Bryn Mawr and Haverford mathematics departments.

Current and past colloquia

Date

Speaker

Title of Talk

Location

Monday
Sep 10

Karl Schaffer

De Anza College

"The Dance of Mathematics and the Mathematics of Dance"

Bryn Mawr

Monday
Sep 17

Elizabeth Beazley

Haverford College

"Matrix groups, Newton polygons, and the quantum Bruhat graph" Bryn Mawr

Monday

Sep 24

Djordje Milićević 

Bryn Mawr College

"Kloostermania in confined spaces" Haverford

Monday

Oct 1

Eugenio Calabi

University of Pennsylvania

"The Affine Geometry of Convex Bodies" Bryn Mawr

Monday

Oct 8

Benjamin Seibold
Temple University
"The Analogy of Phantom Traffic Jams and Detonation Waves" Haverford

Monday

Oct 15

FALL BREAK NO COLLOQUIUM  

Monday

Oct 29

CANCELED DUE TO STORM   Haverford

Monday

Nov 5

David Benson

NetJets Inc.

"An Aircraft Crew Scheduling Problem that Satisfied Company and Employee Preferences Modeled and Solved as a Mixed-Interger Program" Bryn Mawr

Monday

Nov 12

Elizabeth Niese

Marshall University

"A q-analogue of the hook-length formula" Haverford

Monday

Nov 19

Ami Radunskaya
Pomona College
"Using mathematics to design cancer vaccines" Bryn Mawr

Monday

Nov 26

Katie Haymaker (BMC '07)
University of Nebraska
"Rewriting codes using finite geometries" Bryn Mawr

Monday

Dec 3

Erica Flapan
Pomona College
"Mirror Image Symmetry from Different Viewpoints" Haverford

Monday

Dec 10

Ryan Vinroot
College of William & Mary
"Combinatorics of finite fields and symmetric functions" Haverford