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Math Awareness Month

Math Awareness Month Symposium

Friday April 5, 2013, 9:00am - 12:30pm, 256 DSC

Mathematics Awareness Month is held each year in April. To celebrate Math Awareness Month, the UNO Math department holds a symposium in which students from the Kerrigan Research Minigrant Program present the results of their work.

The topic for Mathematics Awareness Month 2013 is Mathematics of Sustainability.

Schedule of Events

9:00am - 9:05am, Dr. Mahboub Baccouch, Chair, MAM Committee
Welcome

9:05am - 9:30am, Amanda Ludes, (Advisor: D. Matache)
Average Influence of Threshold Boolean Functions and Heterogeneous Kauffman Networks

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9:30am - 9:55am, Celeste Mott, (Advisor: D. Matache)
Simulation of a heterogeneous boolean network

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9:55am - 10:20am, Balagbo Lawson, (Advisor: M. Baccouch)
A posteriori error estimates for a discontinuous Galerkin method for one-dimensional linear hyperbolic problems

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10:20am - 10:45am, Joonhee Lee, (Advisor: M. Baccouch)
Superconvergence and a posteriori error estimation for the local discontinuous Galerkin method for solving convection-diffusion problems in one space dimension

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10:45am - 11:10am, Teng Li, (Advisor: V. Matache)
Complex Dynamics, Geometric Function Theory, and a Fixed Point Theorem

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11:10am - 11:35am, Nguyen Nguyen, (Advisor: V. Matache)
Hyperbolic composition operators and the invariant subspace problem

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11:35am - 12:00pm, Li Westman, (Advisor: Z. Wang)
Ranking Fuzzy Numbers by Their Left and Right Wingspans

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12:00pm - 12:25pm, Bo Guo, (Advisor: Z. Wang)
On Pseudo Gradient Search for Solving Nonlinear Multiregression with the Choquet Integral

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