An Introduction to Multiplicative Invariant Theory

Posted on: October 21, 2014

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS Presents Dr. Jessica Hamm Winthrop University Wednesday, November 5, 2014 Manchester Hall, Room 016 – 4:00pm – 5:00pm “An Introduction to Multiplicative Invariant Theory” Groups arise in a variety of settings, perhaps most naturally through the notion of group action! In this talk we will take a look at […]

Quinn Morris Colloquium

Posted on: October 8, 2014

Math Club Talk

Posted on: October 1, 2014

Wednesday, October 8, 2014 Featured Speaker: Dr. Jason Gaddis “Quivers supporting graded Calabi-Yau algebras” The Calabi-Yau (CY) condition for algebras arises naturally from the study of boundary conditions on CY manifolds in superstring theory. CY algebras can be thought of as a generalization of Artin-Schelter regular algebras and so there is interest in studying them […]

2014 Gentry Lectures

Posted on: September 29, 2014

Take Charge of Your Career

Posted on: September 24, 2014

Math Club Presents: “Take Charge of Your Career: Lincoln Financial Group’s Actuarial Development Program” Lincoln Financial Group Wednesday, October 1, 2014 4:00 p.m. — Manchester Hall 020 A brief introduction to Lincoln Financial Group, and then an overview of both the internship programs as well as the Actuarial Development Program for full-time employees. The presentation […]

Analyzing first flowering event data using survival models with space and time-varying covariates

Posted on: September 15, 2014

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS Presents Maria Terres North Carolina State University Wednesday, September 24, 2014 Manchester Hall, Room 016 – 4:00pm – 5:00pm “Analyzing first flowering event data using survival models with space and time-varying covariates” First flowering events in cherry trees are believed to be closely related to temperature patterns during the […]

Colloquium: Numerical Differentiation and the Approximation of Boundary Value Problems

Posted on: September 5, 2014

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS Presents Thomas Lewis University of North Carolina At Greensboro Wednesday, September 10, 2014 Manchester Hall, Room 016 – 4:00pm – 5:00pm “Numerical Differentiation and the Approximation of Boundary Value Problems” In this talk, I will introduce the basic methodologies for numerically approximating the derivative of a given function and […]

Wake Math Alumna Receives MAA Awards

Posted on: July 2, 2014

Susan Marshall, who works at Monmouth University, has won two awards from the Mathematical Association of America. She has received the Carl B. Allendoerfer Award and the Paul R. Halmos-Lester R. Ford Award. The Carl B. Allendoerfer Award, established in 1976, is made to authors of expository articles published in Mathematics Magazine. Carl B. Allendoerfer, […]

Pool Power: The Wave Of The Future

Posted on: June 19, 2014

Swimmers generate enough electricity to power a light bulb. Originally published: Jun 17 2014 – 1:30pm By: Marsha Lewis, Contributing Producer (Inside Science TV) – Whether it’s the backstroke, the butterfly or freestyle, with every stroke swimmers create energy that could be used as a source of electrical power. Yinger “Eagle” Jin, a sophomore at […]