Congratulation to Dr. Erhardt

The Reid-Doyle Prize for Excellence in Teaching is awarded to outstanding faculty members in the early part of their careers. This year’s winner is Robert Erhardt, professor of mathematics and statistics. Erhardt has helped increase student enrollment in statistics courses through restructuring the department. His personable character and enjoyable classroom environment are summarized by…

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The role of PDEs and integro-differential equations in biomedical and materials models

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS & STATISTICS Presents Maria Emelianenko George Mason University March 7, 2019 11:00am Manchester Hall, Room 018 “The role of PDEs and integro-differential equations in biomedical and materials models” The talk will survey some recent theoretical developments in the realm of random walks and generalized master…

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Folded ribbon knots in the plane

Colloquium Elizabeth DenneAssociate ProfessorDepartment of MathematicsWashington and Lee UniversityThursday, Feb. 21 at 11am  Manchester Hall, Room 018 Folded ribbon knots in the plane. Abstract: We study Kauffman’s model of a folded ribbon knot: a knot made from a thin strip of paper folded flat in the plane. The folded ribbonlength…

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Estimating Atmospheric Motion Winds from Satellite Image Data using Space-time Drift Models

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITYDEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS & STATISTICS Presents Indranil Sahoo Wake Forest University January 15, 2019 at 11:00amManchester Hall, Room 018 “ Estimating Atmospheric Motion Winds from Satellite Image Data using Space-time Drift Models”  Geostationary satellites collect high-resolution weather data comprising a series of images which can be used to estimate…

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Senior Seminars Presentations

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS & STATISTICS Presents Senior Seminars: Thursday, December 6, 2018 Carswell Hall 118 Karina Tang “Sports Analysis of Professional Soccer Players” 4:00pm – 4:20pm Echo Dong “Data Scientist Job Market in U.S” 4:20pm – 4:40pm Wenbo Ye “Bayesian Methods and its Application in Economics and…

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“Promoting Effective Teaching Through Comprehensive Evaluation Systems”

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS & STATISTICS Presents a Senior Seminar by: Thursday, December 6, 2018 Carswell Hall 118 Dave Segall “Promoting Effective Teaching Through Comprehensive Evaluation Systems” 5:40pm – 6:00pm Teachers live at the forefront of education; they are the ones in classrooms with students each and every…

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“Robust Optimization”

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS & STATISTICS Presents a Senior Seminar by: Thursday, December 6, 2018 Carswell Hall 118 Roger Wang “Robust Optimization” 5:20pm – 5:40pm Robust optimization is a mathematical method to address optimal solutions for the uncertain optimization model in terms of computational complexity. The main goal…

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AWM Piedmont-Triad Conference

AWM Piedmont-Triad Conference Saturday, March 2nd Registration will begin January 15th Purpose: The AWM Piedmont-Triad conference is a student-led initiative that aims to bring local AWM chapters together to provide networking opportunities for graduate and undergraduates students. This one-day conference will allow students to promote their research, to network among professors…

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