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Math Coffees

Math Coffees are weekly meetings of students and faculty to hear a local or visiting speaker. Check here frequently for updates!

Math Coffee flyer MAT 118 Poster Session
Exploring Mathematical Ideas
12:30 p.m.--2:30 p.m., Monday, April 25,
Lilly Family (Chambers) Gallery
 
Explore with the students from this semester's Mathematics 118,
Exploring Mathematical Ideas, classes.
Spring 2005 Math Coffee Schedule     (click on an image at the left to view the Math Coffee announcement)
Math Coffee flyer January 23
10:00--11:00 p.m.
NUMB3RS
Season Premiere Watching Party
Math Coffee flyer January 27
4:30--5:30 p.m.
Beka Steorts, DC'05
Progressively Finite Games: How to Develop a Winning Strategy
Math Coffee flyer February 10
4:00--5:00 p.m.
What is Math Jeopardy?
Math Coffee flyer February 17
4:00--5:00 p.m.
Davidson College Mathematical Modeling Class
Decongesting a Toll Plaza
Math Coffee flyer February 24
4:00--5:00 p.m.
Prof. Michael Mossinghoff
Kevin Bacon and Small World Networks
Math Coffee flyer March 17
4:00--5:00 p.m.
Dr. David Eberly, Geometric Tools
An Overview of Game Physics (Joint Math/Physics Event)
Math Coffee flyer March 24
4:00--5:00 p.m.
Prof. Angela Boyes, Davidson Philosophy Department
What's Luck Got to Do With It?  Time Travel and Improbable Coincidences
Math Coffee flyer March 31
4:30--5:30 p.m.
Prof. Karen Schlauch, George Mason University, Biology Department
Bioinformatics: Using Math to Answer Biological Questions
(Mathematics + Statistics + Computer Science) * Biology = Bioinformatics
Math Coffee flyer April 9
9:30 a.m.--5:50 p.m.
CarMa :
      Carolinas Mathematics Undergraduate Research Conference
Math Coffee flyer April 19
3:00--4:00 p.m.
John G. Lewis, Cray, Inc
Towards Sustained Petaflops Computing
Math Coffee flyer April 25
12:30--2:20 p.m.
MAT 118 Poster Session
Exploring Mathematical Ideas
Fall 2004 Math Coffee Schedule
Math Coffee flyer September 3
3:30--4:30 p.m.
Prof. Greg Warrington, Wake Forest University
Juggling Probabilities
Math Coffee flyer September 6
7:30--8:30 p.m.
Mac Cowell, DC'06
Virtual Lungs: a Supercomputing Summer in Alaska
Math Coffee flyer September 14
4:00--5:00 p.m.
Frank Chemotti, DC'05
Intersections of Curves on Surfaces   Mmm, Doughnuts
Math Coffee flyer September 24
3:30--4:30 p.m.
Prof. Dan Teague, NC School of Science and Mathematics
The Group Testing Problem
Math Coffee flyer September 28
4:00--5:00 p.m.
Michael Flake, DC'06
Play the Lottery Smarter
Prof. Ben Klein
The Casio ClassPad 300
  October 5
7:30--8:30 p.m.
Dr. James Trussell, DC'71, Princeton University
Emergency Contraception; The Nation's Best Kept Secret
Math Coffee flyer October 18
8:00 p.m.
Prof. Laurie Heyer
Flips, Flops, and Genomes: A Mathematical Puzzle and its Applications
Math Coffee flyer October 21
8:00 p.m.
Bernard Lecture
Prof. Georgia Benkart, University of Wisconsin
Ladies of the Ring: A Tale of Two Women and Their Mathematics
Math Coffee flyer November 4
7:00--8:00 p.m.
Koren Cranford, Mercer Human Resource Consulting
Introduction to Actuarial Present Value and the Actuarial Field
Math Coffee flyer November 9
3:30--4:30 p.m.
Rose Feor, DC'06
Modeling a Model: developing a web simulaton of the 6-OHDA model of Parkinson's disease
Math Coffee flyer December 1
12:30--1:20 p.m.
MAT 118 Poster Session
Exploring Mathematical Ideas
Math Coffees in recent years:   [2003-2004]   [2002-2003]