Seminar and Colloquium Schedule[2006-2007]

Spring Semester 2007

Mathematics Colloquia
Date/Time Location Topic Speaker
Tuesday,
April 17
1:00pm
304 Boyd Asymptotic results in coding theory
Dr. Hiren Maharaj
Clemson University
Monday,
April 16
4:00pm
304 Boyd Recent results on Vizing's edge coloring conjectures
Dr. Rong Luo
Middle Tennessee State University
Friday,
April 13
4:00pm
304 Boyd Conditional dispersal in ecologican models
Dr. Chris Cosner
University of Miami
Thursday,
April 12
11:00am
302 Boyd Spatial models in ecology
Dr. Chris Cosner
University of Miami
Tuesday,
April 10
1:00pm
302 Boyd Boundary control approach to inverse problems
Dr. Sergei Avdonin
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Monday,
April 9
4:00pm
304 Boyd Families of exponentials in control theory and signal processing
Dr. Sergei Avdonin
University of Alaska-Fairbanks
Tuesday,
April 3
1:00pm
302 Boyd On the least values of Lp-norms for the Kontorovich-Levedev transformation and its convolution
Dr. Semyon Yakubovich
University of Porto
Monday,
April 2
4:00pm
304 Boyd An introduction to the theory of the Kontorovich-Levedev transformation
Dr. Semyon Yakubovich
University of Porto
Tuesday,
March 27
4:00pm
304 Boyd On colorings of the factors of a word
Dr. Tom Brown
Simon Fraser University
Monday,
March 12
4:00pm
304 Boyd Decomposition of complete graphs, with applications to neighbourly translations of d-cubes
Dr. Elizabeth J. Billington
University of Queensland

Applied Mathematics Seminar
Date/Time Location Topic Speaker
Monday,
February 12
4:00pm
304 Boyd The Computation of Eigenvalues of Singular Sturm-Liouville Operators
Dr. Amin Boumenir
UWG
Monday,
February 5
4:00pm
330 Boyd Nonuniformity of deformation preceding shear band formation in a two-dimensional model for granular flow
Dr. Scott Gordon
UWG
Monday,
January 29
4:40pm
330 Boyd Half-line spectra for a class of non-self-adjoint Hill operators
Dr. Kwang Shin
UWG

Discrete Mathematics Seminar / Research Meetings
Date/Time Location Topic Speaker
Wednesday
March 28
4:45 PM
304 Boyd Problem Session
Dr. Tom Brown
Simon Fraser University
Every
Wednesday
330 Boyd These are informal meetings where various topics in graph theory and combinatorics are discussed

Fall Semester 2006

Applied Mathematics Seminar
Date/Time Location Topic Speaker
Monday,
November 20
4:40pm
Boyd Hall
Room 304
On Riesz Means of Eigenvalues
Dr. Lotfi Hermi
University of Arizona
Monday,
October 30
4:40pm
Boyd Hall
Room 304
A new approach to the Loomis-Arendt-Batty-Vu Theory on Stability and Asymptotic Behavior of Evolution Equations
Dr. Nguyen Van Minh
UWG
Monday,
October 16
4:40pm
Boyd Hall
Room 304
Uncertainty Principles for the Hankel Transform
Dr. Vu Kim Tuan
UWG
Monday,
October 2
4:40pm
Boyd Hall
Room 304
On the Blow-Up Rate by Regular Variation Functions
Dr. Amin Boumenir
UWG
Wednesday,
September 6
4:40pm
Boyd Hall
Room 304
Perron Theorem in the Monotone Iteration Method for Travelling Waves in Delayed Reaction-Diffusion Equations
Dr. Nguyen Van Minh
UWG
Monday,
August 21
4:30pm
Boyd Hall
Room 304
Mapping Properties for Oscillatory Integrals in d-dimensions
Dr. Amin Boumenir
UWG

Discrete Mathematics Seminar / Research Meetings
Date/Time Location Topic Speaker
Monday,
August 28
4:40 PM
Boyd Hall
Room 330
Realizing Degree Sequences with Graphs having 3-Flows Dr. Rui Xu
UWG
TBA

Boyd Hall
Room 330
These are informal meetings where various topics in graph theory and combinatorics are discussed