Colloquia, Lectures & Special Seminars

During Fall and Spring semesters the Department holds an hour-long colloquium at 3:00 p.m. every Friday in Room 224 Mathematical and Microbiological Sciences unless otherwise stated below. Each colloquium is preceded by a Meet-and-Greet with refreshments at 2:30 p.m. in Room 222 Mathematical and Microbiological Sciences. Periodically, the department will host special seminars and talks by visiting scholars and researchers.

Colloquium Speakers and Visiting Scholars: Upon your arrival on-campus please stop by the Department Office in 120 Mathematical and Microbiological Sciences to complete the paperwork necessary for your expense reimbursement. Your host can provide additional information about necessary documentation. 

Colloquium host office locations can be found here.

Upcoming Colloquia

 

Past Colloquia

Colloquium for Friday, September 2, 2016:

Speaker: Dr. Tom Filloon, Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
Title of Talk: Visualizing & Validating CO$T Optimization [with JMP as your Analytic Hub]
Time/Location of Talk: 3:00 p.m. in Room 224 Mathematical & Microbiological Sciences Building
Meet'n'Greet: 2:30 p.m. in Room 222 Mathematical & Microbiological Sciences Building
Host: Dr. Thaddeus Tarpey
 
Special Colloquium for Friday, September 9, 2016, jointly sponsored by the WSU and UD Departments of Mathematics and Statistics:
 
Speaker: Dr. Richard Schoen, University of California, Irvine
Title of Talk: Picking up Good Vibrations
Time/Location of Talk: 4:00 p.m. in Room 112 Oelman Hall
Reception for Dr. Schoen: 5:00 p.m. in Oelman Hall Lobby
Host: Dr. Qun Li
 
Colloquium for Friday, September 30, 2016:

Speaker: Shannon Terry, Prashanti Ghale and Vera Tian; Nationwide
Title of Talk: Visualizing Data Science at Nationwide
Time/Location of Talk: 3:00 p.m. in Room 224 Mathematical & Microbiological Sciences Building
Meet'n'Greet: 2:30 p.m. in Room 222 Mathemtical & Microbiological Sciences Building
Host: Dr. Thaddeus Tarpey
See Abstract

Colloquium for Friday, October 7, 2016:

Speaker: Makarand Ratnaparkhi, Wright State University
Title of Talk: On Statistical Thinking Beyond Ontology and Epistemology Status of Scientific Theory: An Unavoidable Requirement for Statistical Modeling
Time/Location of Talk: 3:00 p.m. in Room 224 Mathematical & Microbiological Sciences Building
Meet'n'Greet: 2:30 p.m. in Room 222 Mathemtical & Microbiological Sciences Building
Host: Dr. Thaddeus Tarpey
See Abstract