Department of Mathematics
and Statistics

Mathematics and Science Center, Room 368
146 Library Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4479
(location map)
phone: (248) 370-3430
fax: (248) 370-4184

Monday–Friday: 8:00–11:59 a.m. and 1:00–5:00 p.m.


Colloquium Archive
Department of Mathematics and Statistics Colloquium Series - Archive of Previous Talks
2018-2019 Colloquium Series 

Sep 25Tamas Horvath
Oakland University From Continuous Galerkin to Space-Time Hybridizable Discontinuous Galerkin - Variations on a Theme
Oct 2Dylan RupelMichigan State UniversityCell Decompositions for Rank Two Quiver Grassmannians
Oct 23Zili ZhangUniversity of Michigan

P=W: A Strange Identity for Dynkin Diagrams

Nov 6Moongyu ParkOakland University

Fractional Calculus and Application

Nov 28 (*)James AlbertBowling Green State UniversityCatcher Framing: A New Measure of Performance
Jan 15Peter GerdesOakland UniversityComputability Theory: Introduction To Current Results
Feb 12Sharon BerryOakland UniversityMathematical Knowledge and the Access Problem
Feb 26Ethan KubatkoThe Ohio State UniversityDiscontinuous Galerkin Methods and Supporting Computational Tools for Environmental Fluid Dynamic
Mar 15Gengxin LiWright State University

Empirical Bayes Risk Prediction Models for Sequence Data

Mar 18Jun HuUniversity of Vermont

A Class of Purely Sequential Minimum Risk Point Estimation (MRPE) Methodologies

Mar 20Wenjie WangUniversity of ConnecticutIntegrative Survival Analysis with Uncertain Event Times in Application to a Suicide Risk Study
Mar 22Tamas HorvathOakland UniversityTime-dependent problems on evolving domains
Mar 25Shixu MengUniversity of MichiganQualitative Imaging Methods and Wave Motion in Complex Media
Mar 26Elise BrownOakland UniversityExercise and Prevention of Cardiometabolic Disease
Mar 28 (**)Laetitia PaoliUniversity of Saint-EtienneDiscrete dynamical systems with frictionless unilateral constraints
Mar 29Yongjin LuVirginia State University

On the pullback dynamics of 3D Navier-Stokes equations with nonlinear viscosity

Apr 2David BanksDuke UniversityAdversarial Risk Analysis
Apr 9Tapabrata MaitiMichigan State UniversityHigh Dimensional Discriminant Analysis for Structurally Dependent Data

2017-2018 Colloquium Series

September 12Dorin Drignei
Oakland UniversityUncertainty Study of Restraint Systems in Tactical Vehicles
September 19Ekaterina ShemyakovaThe University of ToledoDifferential operators on the superline, Berezinians and Darboux transformations
October 10Xuan-Long NguyenUniversity of Michigan

Robust estimation of parameters in finite mixture models

October 17Michael DabkowskiLawrence Technological UniversityGlobal Stability of a Class of Nonlinear PDE with a Nonlocal Term
October 24Eric BucherMichigan State UniversityCluster automorphism in topology: creating a new invariant
November 3 (*)Nofe Al-asuoadOakland UniversityMathematical Models, Analysis and Simulations in Epidemiology, Population Dynamics, and Heart Tissue
November 14Michael LawlorOakland UniversitySignals Courses Effect on 3 Semester Retention and 4 Year Graduation
November 21Aycil CesmeliogluOakland UniversityTheoretical and Numerical Study of Multiphysics Problems
November 21(**)Lubjana BeshajWest Point Military Academy

Isogeny based cryptography in the post-quantum world

November 28Nghia TranOakland UniversityLinear Convergence of Forward Backward Splitting Methods
January 9Peter ShiOakland UniversityA Visual Studio for College Calculus
January 16Steven Wright

Oakland University

Are Quadric Residues Randomly Distributed?
January 30Tony Shaska

Oakland University

Isogenies among Abelian varieties
February 13Adolfo Escobedo

Arizona State University

Unification of Distance and Correlation Theories for
Incomplete Ranking Aggregation
February 27Linhui Shen

Michigan State University

Cluster Duality for Grassmannians and Cyclic Sieving

March 6Prince ChidyagwaiLoyola University MarylandFinite element decoupling techniques for coupled free flow with porous media flow problems
March 8(***)Qiji ZhuWestern Michigan UniversityGraphical Illustration of a General
Framework for Portfolio Theory
March 20Valmira HoxhajFMD K&LAn Overview of the Role of Statistics in Clinical Trials
April 3Blake WinterOakland UniversityVirtual and welded links in higher dimensions
April 6 (#)Amy Shell-GellaschEastern Michigan UniversityThe Very “Unique” Mayan Number System
2016-2017 Colloquium Series 


September 6Radek Cibulka
University of West BohemiaConvergence theorems for iterative schemes based on metric regularity
October 11Colton Magnant
Georgia Southern UniversityMonochromatic and rainbow substructures in edge-colored graphs
October 18 Qingshuo SongCity University of Hong KongSolvability of Dirichlet Problem with Nonlinear Integro-differential Operator
October 25Xueyan ZhaoMonash University, Australia

Partial Identification of Treatment Effect in Binary Outcome Models: Bivariate Probit, Mis-specification and an Application to Health Insurance and Dental Service Utilisation

November 1Daniel SteffyOakland University
 November 15 Milagros IzquierdoLinköpings Universitet, Sweden
November 22Wenlian LuFudan University, Shanghai, China
December 13Artur EleziAmerican University
February 28Tanujit Dey

Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute

April 4Vladimir Dokchitser

King’s College London, UK

April 4Celine Maistret

University of Bristol, UK

April 11Jane Heffernan

York University, Canada

2015-2016 Series
 August 28
 Sudhir Ghorpade
Indian Institute of Technology BombayNumber of Solutions of Equations Over Finite Fields and Coding Theory
 September 8
 Xianggui (Harvey) Qu
Oakland UniversityOptimal Plate Designs in High Throughput Screening Experiments
 September 15
 Krzysztof Bartosz
Jagiellonian UniversityTime and Spacial Discretization for Evolution Problems Arising from Contact Mechanics
 September 22
 Ravindra Khattree
Oakland UniversityHindu/Jain Yantrams, Greek Mythologies And Some New Mixture Designs for Interior
 October 13
 Valmira Hoxhaj
Oakland UniversityMechanics of leveraged exchange traded funds: Dynamics of leverage ratios
 October 20
 Stephen Wright
Oakland UniversityArithmetic Progressions, Quadratic Residues, Overlap Diagrams, and the Density of Primes
 October 27
 Ben Salisbury
Central Michigan UniversityIntroduction to crystals of tableaux
 November 10
 Nghia Tran
Oakland UniversityMetric Regularity of the Subdifferential
 November 17
 Li LiOakland UniversityBases in Cluster Algebras and their Geometries and Combinatorics
 November 19
 Aycil Cesmelioglu
Oakland UniversityA numerical study of a fluid-poroelastic problem
 November 24
 Naveen K. Vaidya 
University of Missouri-Kansas CityMathematical Models of the Within-Host HIV Dynamics
 December 1
 Assen L. Dontchev
American Mathematical SocietyNumerical Methods for Variational Inequalities
 February 2
 Mariela Hristova 
Kresge Library, Oakland UniversityNavigating the World of Journals : Consuming and Producing Scholarly Articles
 February 9
 David A. Lamb 
U.S. Army Tank-Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC)Improving Army Ground Vehicles: a success story of Applied Mathematics and Statistics
 March 8
 Jennifer Balikrishnan 
University of OxfordFinding rational points on curves
 April 5
 Charles Wampler 
General Motors Research and Development CenterMathematical Modeling of Batteries for Automotive Propulsion
 May 31
 Andreas Malmendier 
Utah State UniversityElliptically fibered Calabi-Yau manifolds realizing symplectically rigid monodromy tuples