Our Faculty Colloquium Series features occasional research oriented lectures intended primarily for faculty and graduate students. Advanced undergraduates are encouraged to attend as well. The lectures are presented by Ball State faculty and visiting faculty from other institutions.
Thursday, January 21, RB449, 1:00-1:50pm
Dr. Julia Arciero (Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis)
Title: "A mathematical model of blood flow in theretina"
Thursday, March 24, RB449, 1:00-1:50pm
Dr. Michael Sullivan (University of Massachusetts)
Title: "Contact Rigidity"
Thursday, April 7, RB449, 1:00-1:50pm
Dr. A.H.M. Rahmatullah Imon (Ball State University)
Title: "Identification of Outliers in Spatial Data"
Thursday, April 21, RB449, 1:00-1:50pm
Dr. Alessandro Arsie (The University of Toledo)
Title: "Integrable PDEs: a playground for Mathematicians"
Thursday, October 13, RB447, 1:00-1:50pm
Ms. Ellen Weld (Purdue University)
Title: "A very basic introduction to K-theory for C*-algebras"
Thursday, October 20, RB447, 1:00-1:50pm
Dr. Jyotirmoy Sarkar (IUPUI)
Title: "Simple Random Walks on Tetrahedra, Octahedra and Hexahedra"
Thursday, November 3, RB447, 1:00-1:50pm
Mr. Armenak Petrosyan (Vanderbilt University)
Title: "Systems of vectors from iterative actions of operators"
Thursday, November 17, RB447, 1:00-1:50pm
Dr. Peter Lambert-Cole (Indiana University)
Title: "Conway mutation and skein relations"
Thursday, December 8, RB447, 1:00-1:50pm
Dr. Jose Contreras (Ball State University)
Title: "Developing Inquiry-Based Activities to Enhance Students' Abilities to Represent, Model, Solve, and Pose Problems within Dynamic Geometry Environments"
An abstract for each talk will be linked approximately a week ahead of the scheduled date.