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Gary Seldomridge Retires

2016-08-02

He received his Ph.D in 1992 from WVU and spent 40+ years working tirelessly to educate students.

Deshler Named Big 12 Fellow

2016-07-27

Jessica Deshler, associate professor of mathematics, has been awarded a research grant from the Office of the Provost as part of the 2016-2017 Big 12 Faculty Fellowship Program.

The program offers faculty members at institutions in the Big 12 Conference the

Renee Larue Defense

2016-05-02

An Analysis of Student Approaches to Solving Optimization Problems in First Semester Calculus

The purpose of this dissertation is to investigate how students think about and understand optimization problems in first semester calculus. To solve an optimization problem,

Colloquia

Professor Hao Li

2016-08-25

On the g-extra connectivity of $3$-ary $n$-cube networks

Let $G$ be a connected graph and let $F$ be a set of vertices.
The $g$-extra connectivity of $G$ is the cardinality of a minimum set
$F$ such that $G-F$ is disconnected and each component of $G-F$ has

Professor Xiao-Dong Zhang

2016-08-23

Some Extremal Graph Results with Degree Sequences

As it is said in the book \Extremal Graph Theory" by Bollobas, in extremal graph theory one is interested in the relations between the various graph variants, such as order, size, connectivity, minimum degree, maximum

Professor Zijian Diao

2016-04-26

Trigonometry Revisited or: If Fourier Had a Quantum Computer

Is sine of 1 degree rational? At a glance this question seems light years away from quantum computing, a cutting-edge research area where computer science meets quantum mechanics. Surprisingly, this question

Calendar

August 2016

Aug 4 2016 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
International GTA Orientation
Aug 5 2016 -
8:00am to 12:00pm
International GTA Orientation
Aug 10 2016 -
8:30am to 1:30pm
GTA Workshop (with online component)
Aug 11 2016 -
8:15am to 4:30pm
International Student Orientation
Aug 12 2016 -
9:30am to 11:00am
Departmental Orientation
Aug 15 2016 -
1:30pm to 3:30pm
Basic Exam
Aug 23 2016 -
3:30pm to 4:30pm
Xiao-Dong Zhang (Colloquia)
Aug 25 2016 -
3:45pm to 4:45pm
Hao Li (Colloquia)