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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