Spring 2005 Math Coffee Schedule
(click on an image at the left to view the Math Coffee announcement)


January 23
10:0011:00 p.m.

NUMB3RS
Season Premiere Watching Party


January 27
4:305:30 p.m.

Beka Steorts, DC'05
Progressively Finite Games: How to Develop a Winning Strategy


February 10
4:005:00 p.m.

What is Math Jeopardy?


February 17
4:005:00 p.m.

Davidson College Mathematical Modeling Class
Decongesting a Toll Plaza


February 24
4:005:00 p.m.

Prof. Michael Mossinghoff
Kevin Bacon and Small World Networks


March 17
4:005:00 p.m.

Dr. David Eberly, Geometric Tools
An Overview of Game Physics
(Joint Math/Physics Event)


March 24
4:005:00 p.m.

Prof. Angela Boyes, Davidson Philosophy Department
What's Luck Got to Do With It?
Time Travel and Improbable Coincidences


March 31
4:305:30 p.m.

Prof. Karen Schlauch, George Mason University, Biology Department
Bioinformatics: Using Math to Answer Biological Questions
(Mathematics + Statistics + Computer Science) * Biology = Bioinformatics


April 9
9:30 a.m.5:50 p.m.

CarMa
:
Carolinas Mathematics Undergraduate Research Conference


April 19
3:004:00 p.m.

John G. Lewis, Cray, Inc
Towards Sustained Petaflops Computing


April 25
12:302:20 p.m.

MAT 118 Poster Session
Exploring Mathematical Ideas

Fall 2004 Math Coffee Schedule


September 3
3:304:30 p.m.

Prof. Greg Warrington, Wake Forest University
Juggling Probabilities


September 6
7:308:30 p.m.

Mac Cowell, DC'06
Virtual Lungs: a Supercomputing Summer in Alaska


September 14
4:005:00 p.m.

Frank Chemotti, DC'05
Intersections of Curves on Surfaces
Mmm, Doughnuts


September 24
3:304:30 p.m.

Prof. Dan Teague, NC School of Science and Mathematics
The Group Testing Problem


September 28
4:005:00 p.m.

Michael Flake, DC'06
Play the Lottery Smarter
Prof. Ben Klein
The Casio ClassPad 300


October 5
7:308:30 p.m.

Dr. James Trussell, DC'71, Princeton University
Emergency Contraception; The Nation's Best Kept Secret


October 18
8:00 p.m.

Prof. Laurie Heyer
Flips, Flops, and Genomes: A Mathematical Puzzle and its Applications


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


November 4
7:008:00 p.m.

Koren Cranford, Mercer Human Resource Consulting
Introduction to Actuarial Present Value and the Actuarial Field


November 9
3:304:30 p.m.

Rose Feor, DC'06
Modeling a Model: developing a web simulaton of the 6OHDA model of Parkinson's disease


December 1
12:301:20 p.m.

MAT 118 Poster Session
Exploring Mathematical Ideas
