Senior Seminar Presentations

Posted on: April 25, 2016

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS Presents Senior Seminars WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 2016   Mr. Christian Earnhardt “Modeling Over dispersion in Count Data” 3:30 – 3:45 Mr. Brendan Busey “Singular Sturm-Liouville Eigenvalue Problems: Theory and Computation” 3:50 – 4:05  Ms. Jue Cheng “Eigen curves of Symmetric Matrices” 4:10 – 4:25 Ms. Alison Zinsli “Multiple Linear […]

Spring 2016 Exam Study Sessions

Posted on: April 22, 2016

   

Putnam Mathematical Competition Results

Posted on: April 7, 2016

The results of the 2015 William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition (which was held on December 5, 2015) arrived. A total of 14 students from Wake Forest took this exam (Sajant Anand, John Byrum, Shengcheng Chen, Benjamin Cobb, Curtis Golden, Jeffrey Jiang, Sam Kim, Tong Luo, Irina Viviano, Shuyang Xu, Junyi Xue, David Yang, Yutian Zhang […]

Assessing Mountain Pine Beetle Outbreaks:A Bayesian Imputation Approach

Posted on: April 5, 2016

Colloquium Dr. Kimberly Kaufeld NC State University Department of Statistics Wednesday, April 13, 2016 Manchester Hall, Room 016 – 4:00pm – 5:00pm “Assessing Mountain Pine Beetle Outbreaks:A Bayesian Imputation Approach” The forests of the western region of the United States have changed dramatically over the last ten years due to the increase in bark beetle damage. […]

2016 GENTRY LECTURE

Posted on: April 1, 2016

The distribution of the primes

Posted on: March 31, 2016

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS Presents Dr. Caroline Turnage-Butterbaugh Elliott Assistant Research Professor Duke University Wednesday, April 6, 2016 Manchester Hall, Room 016 – 4:00pm – 5:00pm “The Distribution of the Primes” Abstract: Prime numbers are the multiplicative building blocks of the integers, and much thought has been given towards understanding their behavior. After discussing […]

Berenhaut received Award for Excellence in Mentored Scholarship in the Sciences

Posted on: February 24, 2016

URECA Faculty Award for Excellence in Mentorship in Research and Creative Work Each year, the Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities (URECA) Center recognizes faculty members who engage Wake Forest undergraduates outside the classroom and inspire, guide, and support the students’ intellectual and creative endeavors. Mathematics professor Ken Berenhaut received the Faculty Award for Excellence in […]

AMC Math Contests February 17th

Posted on: January 28, 2016

To: North Carolina Mathematics Teachers and Parents Wake Forest University is hosting the AMC math contests, AMC10B and AMC12B this year on Wednesday, February 17th, 2016, 3:00-5:00 pm.  We invite your students to participate in these contests. There are only 10 spots available in each contest. Interested students should contact Dr. Jiang as soon as […]

Results of the Virginia Tech Regional Math Contest

Posted on: November 23, 2015

The Virginia Tech Regional Math Contest took place on Saturday, 10/24 from 9 am to 11:30 am. Wake Forest had 13 students participate in the competition. They are: Sajant Anand, Shengcheng Chen, Benjamin Cobb, Curtis Golden, Yujie (Jeffrey) Jiang, Eui Young (Sam) Kim, Tong Luo, Irina Viviano, Shuyang Xu, Junyi Xue, Lin De (David) Yang, […]

Standard Basis for the Coordinates of Schubert Varieties

Posted on: November 18, 2015

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS Presents David Lax University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Wednesday, December 2, 2015,  Manchester Hall, Room 016 – 4:00pm – 5:00pm “Standard Basis for the Coordinates of Schubert Varieties”   A flag in a vector space is a chain of subspaces.  Schubert varieties are special sets of flags indexed by […]