The 2018 Philadelphia Science Festival launches with the Philadelphia Science Spotlight at the Franklin Institute on Friday, April 20th. This eight-day event is led by the Franklin Institute, acting in collaboration with over two hundred of the area’s cultural, scientific, and educational establishments. Over eighty events will take place over the coming week, and Rutgers–Camden … Read more of Rutgers–Camden Partners with the Philadelphia Science Festival, Concluding Apr. 26…

# Tag: Mathematics

## Math Lecture Series Continues Apr. 6

Dr. Stephen McKeown, a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Princeton University, will present the next Math Lecture, on Friday, April 6th. This lecture is the Temple-Rutgers Global Analysis Seminar, and the topic is “Cornered Asymptotically Hyperbolic Metrics.” This free lecture is open to all. The event begins at 3 p.m. in the Business and Science Building, Room … Read more of Math Lecture Series Continues Apr. 6…

## The Math Lecture Series Continues Mar. 23

Dr. Andreas Eberle of the University of Bonn in Germany, will present the next Math Lecture, on Friday, March 23rd. He will discuss “Couplings, metrics, and contraction rates for Langevin diffusions.” This free lecture is open to all. The event begins at 11:20 a.m. in Armitage Hall, Room 121. The abstract is as follows: “Carefully constructed … Read more of The Math Lecture Series Continues Mar. 23…

## Math Lecture Series Continues Feb. 23

Dr. Katherine Newhall, Assistant Professor of Mathematics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will present the next Math Lecture, on Friday, February 23th. She will discuss “Metastability of the Nonlinear Wave Equation.” This free lecture is open to all. The event begins at 11:20 a.m. in Armitage Hall, Room 121. The abstract is as … Read more of Math Lecture Series Continues Feb. 23…

## Math Lecture Series Continues Feb. 16

Dr. James Davis, a 2010 graduate of the Camden College of Arts and Sciences and a Senior Data Scientist at Uber, will present the next Math Lecture, on Friday, February 12th. He will discuss “Pricing Uber’s Marketplace.” This free lecture is open to all. The event begins at 11:20 a.m. in Penn 401, on the side … Read more of Math Lecture Series Continues Feb. 16…

## Math Lecture Series Continues on 2/9

Dr. Miranda Holmes-Cerfon, Assistant Professor of Mathematics at the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York University, will present the next Math Lecture, on Friday, February 9th. She will discuss “Kinetics of Particles with Short-range Interactions.” This free lecture is open to all. The event begins at 11:20 a.m. in Armitage Hall, Room 121. … Read more of Math Lecture Series Continues on 2/9…

## Spring 2018 Math Lecture Series Begins 1/26

The Department of Mathematical Sciences‘ Math Seminar titled “Stochastic Simulation of Multiscale Reaction-Diffusion Models via First Exit Times” with Dr. Line Meinecke of the University of California–Irvine, will take place on Friday, January 26, 2018. The event will still take place at 11:20 a.m. in Armitage Hall, Room 121. All are welcome to this free event. The abstract of Dr. Meinecke’s … Read more of Spring 2018 Math Lecture Series Begins 1/26…

## Math Seminar on 12/15 Postponed until 1/26

The Department of Mathematical Sciences‘ Math Seminar titled “Stochastic Simulation of Multiscale Reaction-Diffusion Models via First Exit Times” with Dr. Lina Meinecke, scheduled to take place on Friday, December 15, 2017 has been postponed to Friday, January 26, 2018. The event will still take place at 11:20 a.m. in Armitage Hall, Room 123. All are welcome to this … Read more of Math Seminar on 12/15 Postponed until 1/26…

## Math Seminar Series Continues 11/17

Acclaimed mathematician Jesús María Sanz-Serna of the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid in Spain, will present “Sympletic Runge-Kutta schemes for adjoint equations, automatic differentiation, optimal control, and more” at the November 17th Math Seminar. This free event will take place from 11:20 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. in Armitage Hall, Room 123. All are welcome. Abstract of … Read more of Math Seminar Series Continues 11/17…

## Math Lecture Series Continues 10/17

The Department of Mathematical Sciences will collaborate with the Center for Computational and Integrative Biology for a joint seminar featuring Dr. Charles Epstein, Professor of Mathematics at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Epstein will discuss “The Ins and Outs of the Diffusion Approximation.” In this talk, Dr. Epstein will discuss diffusion approximation in the context of Population Genetics. … Read more of Math Lecture Series Continues 10/17…