Off Campus Colloquia

Colin Adams

“Multi-Crossing Number for Knots and Links”

  • Knots in Hellas, Ancient Olympia, Greece, July 16, 2016

“Introduction to Multi-Crossing Number”

  • UnKnot Conference, Denison University, Granville, OH, August 1, 2016

“Turning Knots into Flowers”

  • Special Session on Knots, MathFest, Columbus, OH, August 4, 2016

“Bipyramid Decompositions of Multi-Crossing Projections”

  • AMS Special Session, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME, September 25, 2016
  • Harvard University Gauge Theory Seminar, Cambridge, MA, October 21, 2016

“Blown Away: What Knot to do When Sailing”

  • Western Kentucky University Symposium, Bowling Green, KY, November 12, 2016
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, April 14, 2017
  • CURM/MUMS Conference, Simpson College, Indianola, Iowa, March 31, 2017

“Multi-Crossing Number for Knots:  Turning Knots into Flowers”

  • Special Session, Atlanta, Georgia Joint Mathematics Meetings, January 7, 2017
  • University of Utah, Salt Lake City, April 14, 2017

“Mathematically Bent Theater with ‘Skype Interview’”
“The Seven Labors of Hercules”
“A Grader’s Dream”
“The Topology of Terrors”

  • Joint Mathematics Meetings, Atlanta, GA, January 6, 2017

“Applied Topology Minicourse”

  • With Robert Franzosa, Joint Mathematics Meetings, Atlanta, GA, January 5-7, 2017

“Multi-Crossing Number for Knots”

  • AMS Special Session, College of Charleston Charleston, SC, March 11, 2017

“Multi-Crossing Number for Knots: Undergraduate Research”

  • CURM/MUMS Conference, Simpson College, Indianola, Iowa, March 31, 2017
  • “Cusp Densities for Hyperbolic 3-Manifolds”
  • AMS Sectional Meeting, Hunter College, New York City, NY, May 6, 2017

Julie Blackwood

“From the Dynamics of Periodical Cicadas to Caribbean Coral Reefs: Insights from Mathematical Models”

  • Pi Mu Epsilon Induction Ceremony, Marist College
  • MAA Northeastern Section Meeting, Trinity College

“Rabies Persistence in Vampire Bats: Immunity, Pathogenesis, & Immigration”

  • SIAM Conference on the Life Sciences, Virginia Tech

“Controlling Rabid Vampires…With Math!”

  • Mount Greylock Regional High School

DIana Davis

“Interval Exchange Transformations from Tiling Billards”

  • City University of New York
  • Centre International de Rencontres Mathématiques

“Periodic Billard Paths on the Pentagon”

  • Lehigh University
  • Joint Mathematics Meetings, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Colorado College
  • University of Rhode Island

“Three Flavors of Billards”

  • Lunch Talk Series, Smith College
  • Colorado College
  • Colby College
  • Siena College

“Lattice Surfaces and the Modulus Miracle”

  • Algebra/Geometry/Combinatorics Seminar, Smith College

Richard De Veaux

“The Seven Deadly Sins of Big Data”

  • International Conference on Applied Statistics for Development in Africa (SADA ’16) Cotonou BENIN, November 2016
  • Park City Mathematics Institute, Midway, UT, July 2016

“Data Mining:  Fool’s Gold or the Mother Lode?”

  • Sanofi-Pasteur, Boston, MA, June 2016

“Building Better Models Through Predictive Analytics”

  • Denver, CO, July 2016
  • Toronto, Canada, October 2016
  • Cary, NC, February 2017
  • New York University, March 2017
  • Pleasanton, CA, March 2017
  • Gaithersburg, MD, April 2017
  • Falls Church, VA, May 2017

“Workshop on Presentation Skills”

  • Joint Statistical Meetings, Chicago, IL, August 2016

“Short Course: Successful Data Mining in Practice”

  • Joint Statistical Meetings, Chicago, IL, August, 2016
  • International Conference on Applied Statistics for Development in Africa (SADA ’16) Contonou BENIN, November, 2017

Thomas Garrity

“On Writing Numbers”

  • Institut de Reserche en Informatique Fondamentale (IRIF) at l’Université Paris-Diderot (Paris 7), September 2017
  • Université l’Liége Liége, Belgium, October 2017

“On a Family of Multidimensional Continued Fractions: Attempts at a Common Framework”

  • Project Dyna3S, Institut de Reserche en Informatique Fondamentale (IRIF) at Université Paris-Diderot (Paris 7)

“Minkowski Question Mark Type Functions for a Family of Multidimensional Continued Fractions”

  • Special Session on Continued Fractions, AMS-MAA Meetings, Atlanta, GA, January 2017
  • Recontre autour de la function de Minkowski, Institut Fourier, Grenoble France, March 2017

“On the Search for Truth”

  • Williams Alums in London, UK, April 2017

Leo Goldmakher

“The Long and the Short of Character Sums”

  • MSRI Analytic Number Theory Seminar, April 13, 2017

Pamela Harris

“A Proof of the Peak Polynomial Positivity Conjecture”

  • Mathematicians of Color Alliance (MOCA), Research Seminar, Iowa State University, March 2017
  • Combinatorics Research Seminar, University of Kentucky, March 2017
  • Applied Algebra Seminar, York University, January 2017
  • University of Wisconsin Milwaukee 50th Anniversary Celebration, Algebra Session, October 2016
  • XXI Coloquio Latinoamericano de Algebra, Special Session on Algebraic Combinatorics, Buenos Aires, Argentina, July 2016

“A Hands on Exploration of Zeckendorf’s Theorem and its Generalizations”

  • Student Math Club Talk, University of Kentucky, March 2017

“Coloring Maps: The Story of a Traveling Mathematician”

  • Sonya Kovsalesky Day Keynote Speaker, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, March 2017

“Peaks on Graphs”

  • Research Symposium, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, March 2017
  • “Research Experiences with Undergraduates”
  • ASPiRE (Advancing Student Participation in Research Experiences) Conference, Florida Gulf Coast University, February 2017

“The q-analog of Kostant’s Partition Function and the Highest Root of the Simple Lie Algebras”

  • AMS Special Session Lie Groups, Discretization, and Gelfand Pairs, JMM 2017, Atlanta, GA, January 2017

“Peak Sets of Graphs”

  • AMS Special Session RE(UF)search on Graphs and Matrices, JMM 2017, Atlanta, GA, January 2017

“Permutations, Peaks, Polynomials, and a Positivity Conjecture”

  • Distinguished Women in Math Lecture, San Francisco State University, November 2016
  • Plenary Speaker, WiMiN (Women in Math in New England) Conference, Smith College, September 2016
  • Mathematics Colloquium, Providence College, March 2017

“A Generalization of Zeckendorf’s Theorem”

  • Mathematics Colloquium, Union College, September 2016

Brianna Heggeseth

“Estimating the Relationship Between Baseline Values and Change Over Time How Easy it is to Get It Wrong!”

  • Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Dartmouth Geisel School of Medicine, July 2016

“Intro Stats for Future Data”

  • ECOTS, May 2016
  • Joint Statistics Meetings, August 2016

“Estimating Complex Relationships with Nonlinear Longitudinal Growth Patterns”

  • ENAR, March 2017

Bernhard Klingenberg

“Intro Stats in the Cloud”

  • 29th International Conference on Technology in Collegiate Mathematics, Chicago, IL, March 2017

“Take a Risk: Talk About the Risk Ratio”

  • 2017 United States Conference on Teaching Statistics, Pen State, May 2017

Susan Loepp

“Understanding the Relationship Between Local Rings and Their Completions:  Contributions by Undergraduates”

  • AMS Special Session on Commutative Algebra: Research for Undergraduate and Early Graduate Students, Joint Mathematics Meetings, Atlanta, Georgia, January, 2017

“The Key to Sending Secret Messages”

  • Guterman Lecture, Tufts University, March 2017

“Completions of Local Rings”

  • Mathematics Colloquium, Baylor University, March, 2017

Steven Miller

“Gaps Between Zeros of GL(2) L-Functions”

  • Southern New England Conference on Quadratic Forms and Modular Forms, June 2, 2016

“Springboards to Mathematics: From Zombies to Zeckendorf”

  • Math League Summer Program, College of New Jersey, July 25, 2016

“Convergence Rates in Generalized Zeckendorf Decomposition Problems”

  • (with Zhao Pan and Huanzhong Xu) 17th International Fibonacci Conference, June 28, 2016

“Pythagoras at the Bat: An Introduction to Statistics and Modeling”

  • University of Vermont, December 2, 2016

“From M&Ms to Mathematics, or, How I Learned to Answer Questions and Help My Kids Love Math”
“Springboards to Mathematics: From Zombies to Zeckendorf”

  • Math League Summer Program, College of New Jersey, July 25, 2016

“Extending Pythagoras”

  • Hampshire College Summer Studies in Mathematics, August 3, 2016

“Pythagoras at the Bat: An Introduction to Mathematical Modeling”

  • Science Days for Prospective Williams Students, August 12, 2016

“From the Manhattan Project to Elliptic Curves”

  • Duke University, September 7, 2016
  • SUMS, Brown University, March 18, 2017

“From the Fibonacci Numbers to Roulette”

  • Boston Museum of Science, September 14, 2016

“Can Math Detect Fraud? CSI: Math? The Natural Behavior of Numbers”

  • Science Café, Northampton, Mt. Holyoke, September 26, 2016

“Pythagoras on the Ice”

  • Babson Hockey Analytics Conference, Babson College, October 1, 2016

“Random Matrix Ensembles with Split Limiting Behavior”

  • AMS Special Session on Graphs and Matrices, Joint Statistical Meetings, January 5, 2017

“One-Level Density for Holomorphic Cusp Forms of Arbitrary Level”

  • 31st Annual Workshop on Automorphic Forms, ETSU, March 6, 2017

“Benford’s Law: Why the IRS Cares About Algebra and Number Theory (And Why You Should Too!)”
“Biases in Fourier Coefficients of Elliptic Curve L-Functions”

  • Washington State University, April 21, 2017

Frank Morgan

“Pentagonal Tilings”

  • Hong Kong, IMO, July 14, 2016

“Future of Notices AMS”

  • MathFest, August 6, 2016
  • Joint Mathematics Meetings, Atlanta, Georgia, January 4 – 7, 2017

“The Log-Convex Density Conjecture”
San Paulo, IME USP Geometry Seminar, August 26, 2016

“Introduction Isoperimetric Problem with Density”

  • Rio: Univ. Fed., August 30, 2016

“Isoperimetric Problem With Density”

  • Rio: Brazil-Italy Conference, August 29 – September 2, 2016
  • Univ. Buenos Aires, Analysis Seminar, September 6, 2016
  • Trento, April 3, 2017
  • Padua, April 6, 2017
  • Pullman, Washington, April 23, 2017

“Pompas Dobles de Jabón” Double Soap Bubbles in Spanish

  • Univ. Buenos Aires, Colloquium, September 8, 2016

“The Isoperimetric Problem in Spaces With Density”

  • Swarthmore College, September 13, 2016

“Soap Bubbles and Mathematics”

  • Alicante, September 29 – 30, 2016
  • Texas State University, November 4, 2016
  • U Los Andes, February 9, 2017
  • Sacred Heart College, March 22, 2017
  • Providence College, March 24, 2017

“International Mathematics”

  • Ensworth High School, Nashville, TN, November 1, 2016

“Isoperimetry With Density”

  • Luminy, November 21 – 25, 2016
  • Mathematics Conference, Union College, December 3 – 4, 2016

“Soap Bubbles”

  • IST Austria, November 28 – 30, 2016

“Least Perimeter Tiles of the Hyperbolic Plane”

  • Joint Mathematics Meetings Atlanta, Georgia, January 4 – 7, 2017

“Learning by Doing”
“Problemas Isoperimétricos con Densidad”
“Geometric Measure Theory y Problemas Isoperimétricos”
“Pompas de Jabón y las Matemáticas”

  • U Antonio Nariño, Bogotá, February 7 – 18, 2017

“Pompas de Jabón y las Matemáticas”

  • U Havana, February 28, 2017
  • U Havana, for High School students, February 2, 2017

“The Isoperimetric Problem”

  • U Havana, February 28, 2017
  • Milano Lezioni Leonardesche, May 25, 2017
  • Dos días de Análisis Geométrico en IEMath-GR, Granada, Spain, June 1, 2017

“If You Want to Bring Math to the World, Start with the Mathematicians”

  • Math and Culture XX, Venice, March 31, 2017

“¿Repuestgas antes las preguntas?” (“Answers Before Questions?” remote video)

  • U Antonio Nariño, Bogota

Ralph Morrison

“Tropical Curves of Genus 2”

  • BATMOBYLE, Providence, RI, September 2016
  • Joint Math Meetings, Atlanta, GA January 2017

Allison Pacelli

“Albany Math Content Workshops for K-2 Elementary School Teachers”

  • Albany, NY, August 5, December 6, 2016; May 22, 2017

“Albany Math Content Workshops for 3-5 Elementary School Teachers”

  • Albany, NY, August 4, October 13, 2016; February 7, April 4, and May 23, 2017

Cesar Silva

“Nociones de transformaciones mezclantes en medida infinita”

  • Department of Mathematical Analysis, University of Malaga, Spain, June 21, 2016

“One Proof is Not Enough”

  • Analysis Workshop, Oberlin, July 10, 2016

“On Conditions Implied by Ergodic Cartesian Square”

  • AMS Special Session on Dynamical Systems, Atlanta, January 5, 2017

“The Mathematical Work of Dorothy Maharam”

  • AMS Special Session Measure and Measurable Dynamics (In memory of Dorothy Maharam, 1917–2014), January 7, 2017

“Weak Mixing Notions in Infinite Measure”

  • University of Rouen, France, April 6, 2017
  • University of Brest, France, June 1, 2017

Mihai Stoiciu

“Random Unitary Operators and the Microscopic Distribution of Their Eigenvalues”

  • Summer Analysis Workshop, Oberlin College, July 2016

“Transition in the Eigenvalue Distribution of Random and Deterministic Unitary Operators”

  • NEAM – 1st Northeastern Analysis Meeting, SUNY Brockport, October 2016

Laurie Tupper

“Classification of Multivariate Time Series Data with Applications to ECIS”

  • Joint Statistical Meetings, Chicago, IL, August 2016

Daniel Turek

““Features and Trends of the Reproducibility Case Studies”

  • University of California, Berkeley, January 2017