MATHEMATICS - Department News & Photos

2015 - Read What's Happening
Apr 1 An analysis seminar given in a colloquium style titled, "Coalescence in branching processes." - Krishna B. Athreya, Guest Lecturer, 4:10pm in Neill 5W.
Mar 26 WSU mathematicians design an encryption code capable of fending off the phenomenal hacking power of a quantum computer. Read more.
Mar 26 Thirty-Fourth Annual T.G. Ostrom Colloquium - Dr. Marty Golubitsky, Guest Lecturer, 4:10pm in Neill 5W. Refreshments served at 3:30pm in Neill 216.
Mar 25 Thirty-Fourth Annual T.G. Ostrom Lecture - Dr. Marty Golubitsky, Guest Lecturer, 7:00pm in Webster 16. A reception immediately following in Neill 216.
Mar 14 Pi Day Celebration! 8:30pm at Dr. Moore's home. Come celebrate pi with pizza, pie, soda, and fun pi games! Read more here.
Mar 12 Pi(e) Eating Contest - come join the Math Club and PreTom Club as they host a Pie Eating Contest in honor of Pi Day, at noon in the CUB Jr. Ballroom. See you there!
Mar 11 Seminar: "A World with Less Gaussian," presented by Dr. Haijun Li. 4:10pm in Neill 5W.
Mar 5 Statistics professors Jan Dasgupta and Marc Evans have taken the lead to form CISER, a new data analysis group to advance interdisciplinary research.
Mar 4 Seminar: "Shapes, Mean Shapes, Median Shapes and the Multiscale Flat Norm," presented by Dr. Kevin Vixie. 4:10pm in Neill 5W.
Feb 27 Data Science Lecture by Reza Zafarani. 2:00pm in ETRL 101.
Feb 25 Seminar: "Kronecker Limit Formulae and Their Applications, presented by Dr. Sheng-Chi Liu. 4:10pm in Neill 5W.
Feb 19 Colloquium: "Modeling of Correlated Objects with application to Detection of Metastatic Cancer using Functional CT Imaging ," presented by Yuan Wang, postdoctoral fellow from The University of Texas, at 4:10pm in Neill 5W. Refreshments at 3:30pm in Neill 216.
Feb 18 Seminar: "Nonlinear Stability Analysis of Rayleigh-Bénard Convection in an Aerosol Smoke-Gas Layer: Comparison of Theoretical Predictions with Laboratory Experimental Data," presented by Dr. David Wollkind. 4:10pm in Neill 5W.
Feb 17 Seminar: "Analysis of the Transmission of Malaria Parasite," presented by James Kehinde. 4:10pm in Jackson Hall Room 53.
Feb 12 Colloquium: "Theory and Methods for Tensor Covariance Estimation," presented by David Gerard. 4:10pm in Neill 5W. Refreshments at 3:30pm in Neill 216.
Feb 11 Seminar: "Compactness of q-hulls (q<=1) in Banach spaces of type p," by Frank Gao. 4:10pm in Neill 5W.
Feb 10 Colloquium: "A robust network-constrained penalization approach for integrative analysis with applications in TCGA data," presented by Dr. Cen Wu, post doctoral associate, Yale University School of Public Health. 4:10pm in Neill 5W. Refreshments at 3:30pm in Neill 216.
Feb 3 Seminar: "Mathematical Modeling of Cholera Epidemics," by Dr. Xueying Wang. 4:10pm in Jackson Hall Room 53.
Jan 27 Seminar: "Invariant Signal Processing in Auditory Biological Systems," by Dr. Alex Dimitrov. 4:10pm in Jackson Hall Room 53.
Jan 27 WSU Math Teacher Wins MIT Puzzle Competition
2014
Dec 19 Penny Pannell Retirement Reception Photos
Dec 17 Holiday Party Photos
Dec 13 Fall Commencement Photos
Nov 6-7 Inland Northwest Mathematical Experience (INME) Photos
May 12 Bill Webb Retires after 45 Years at WSU - Photos
May 10 Spring Commencement Photos
May 9 End of the Year Barbecue 2014 - Photos
May 1 Scholarship and Awards Ceremony Photos
April 16 Thirty-Third Annual T.G. Ostrom Lecture - Dr. James P. Keener, Guest Lecturer
March 17-21 Sergey Lapin Receives AIM Award for an AIM SQuaRE Workshop on "Ocular Blood Flow and Its Role in Development of Glaucoma."
March 14 Free Pie at the MLC Open House - Celebrating a Week of Pi
March 13-14 Math Club vs. Physics Club: Pie-A-Professor
March 12 Origami at Lunch - Celebrating a Week of Pi
March 10-14 A Week-long Celebration of Pi at WSU
March 10 Sudoku Challenge - Celebrating a Week of Pi
Jan 22 The Math Learning Center (MLC) Photo Gallery
2013
Dec 11 Holiday Party Photos
Dec 7 Fall Commencement Photos
Nov 7-8 Inland Northwest Mathematical Experience (INME) Photos
May 4 Spring Commencement Photos
May 3 End of the Year Barbecue 2013 - Photos
Apr 25 Scholarship and Awards Ceremony Photos
Apr 20 Math 398 Showcase Event Photos
Mar 27 Thirty-Second Annual T.G. Ostrom Lecture - Andrea L. Bertozzi, Guest Lecturer
2012
Dec 13 Holiday Party Photos
Dec 8 Fall Commencement Photos
Dec 5-6 Rachel Kuske Visit: Work-Life Balance and Colloquium
Nov 8-9 Inland Northwest Mathematical Experience (INME) Photos
July 9-27 2012 Summer School on Geometry and Data
May 5 Spring Commencement Photos
May 3 End of the Year Barbecue 2012 - Photos
April 26 Scholarship and Awards Ceremony Photos
April 22 MATHLETES run in the WSU 2012 100K Relay Race Photos
Apr 17 First Annual Calvin and Jean Long Distinguished Lecture in Pure Mathematics - Dr. Arthur Benjamin, Guest Lecturer, presenting "Mathemagics."
Apr 13 Associate Professor, Tom Asaki, receives the WSU Graduate and Professional Student Association's (GPSA) Fall 2011 Award of Excellence for "Faculty Advisor."
Mar 30 Math Participation in Showcase 2012 Photos
Mar 21 Thirty-First Annual T.G. Ostrom Lecture - Iwan Alexander, Guest Lecturer
Mar 14 Pi Day! Pie served in the Neill Hall Lobby at 1:59pm (3.14159)
Jan 25 Frank Morgan Visit - Densities: from Geometry to the Poincare Conjecture
Jan 15 Donald W. Bushaw, Emeritus Professor and Former Department Chair, 1926 - 2012
Jan 14 Bonni Kealy and David Wollkind's paper on, "Vegetative Turing Pattern Formation" is published in The Economist.
2011
Dec 10 Fall Commencement Photos
Nov 3 Inland Northwest Mathematical Experience (INME) Photos
Oct 3 Rick Naylor, Building Custodian and Friend, 1950 - 2011
May 12 Theodore G. Ostrom, Retired Emeritus Professor, 1916 - 2011
May 7 Spring Commencement Photos
Apr 28 Scholarship and Awards Ceremony Photos
Apr 13 Thirtieth Annual T.G. Ostrom Lecture - Roger J-B Wets, Guest Lecturer
Mar 14 Pi Day Celebration Photos
Mar 10 Matt Labrum Receives Scholarship to International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Austria, Summer 2011
Mar 3 Eric Schulz Visit - A New Generation Interactive eBook for Calculus
Feb 16 Giang B. Trinh Receives NASA Space Grant Fellowship
2010
Dec 11 Fall Commencement Photos
Dec 6 Winter Party Photos!
Nov 5 & 8 Inland Northwest Mathematical Experience (INME) Photos
Aug 15 Math Splash 2010 Photos
May 8 Spring Commencement Photos
April 16 College of Sciences Awards Ceremony Photos
April 29 Scholarship and Awards Ceremony Photos
2009
Nov 3 Inland Northwest Mathematical Experience (INME) Photos
June 16 Tyre Newton, Retired Emeritus Professor, 1921 - 2009
May 9 Spring Commencement Photos
May 6 Duane DeTemple Retirement Reception Photos
May 1 Scholarship and Awards Ceremony and End of Year Ice Cream Social Photos
Apr 15 Twenty-Eighth Annual T.G. Ostrom Lecture - Tony F. Chan, Guest Lecturer
Mar 27 Academic Showcase Photos
Mar Math Major, Svetlana Lockwood, Receives the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship for 2009-2010
2008
Dec 17 Annual Holiday Celebration Photos
Dec 13 Fall Commencement Photos
Nov 6-7 Inland Northwest Mathematical Experience (INME) Photos
Aug 15 Four New Faculty Join the Department
May 3 Spring Commencement Photos
Apr 30 End of Year Ice Cream Social Photos
Apr 24 Scholarship and Research Awards Ceremony Photos
Aprl 18 College of Sciences Appreciation & Recognition Social Photos
Apr Students Receive Honorable Mention in Math Contest
Apr 3 Cougar Pride Days' Photos
Mar 19 Twenty-Seventh Annual T.G. Ostrom Lecture - John G. Milton, Guest Lecturer
Mar 14 Pi Day Celebration Photos
2007
Dec 14 Annual Holiday Celebration Photos
Dec 8 Fall Commencement Photos
Nov 7 & 9 Inland Northwest Mathematics Experience (INME) Photos
Oct 29 Dawn Wisniew Retirement Photos
May 8 Staff Members Receive Certificate of Service Awards
May 5 Spring Commencement Photos
May 3 End of Year Ice Cream Social Photos
Apr 26 Scholarship and Awards Ceremony Photos
Apr 6 College of Sciences Award Recognition Social Photos
Mar 30 Undergraduate Research Poster Competition Photos
Mar 23 Academic Showcase Poster Session Photos
Mar 14 Pi Day Celebration Photos