Spring 2013

Unless otherwise noted on the schedule....

From 3-4 pm every Monday join the math department for fun activities, math talks and socializing!

Date | Activity | Speaker | Location |
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Jan 14 | No Math Monday | N/A | N/A |

Jan 21 | Donald in Mathmagicland | N/A | RBH 311 |

Jan 28 | Celtic Knots | Lila Greco | RBH 311 |

Feb 4 | NO Math Monday | ||

TUES. Feb 12 |
Math/Philosophy Talk: Abstract Explanations in Science and Mathematics |
Chris Pincock, OSU | TOM 101 |

TUES. Feb 19 |
Huseyin Coskun, OSU | RBH 311 from 3:10-4:00 | |

Feb 25 | Laura Snoddy (K'11) | RBH 311 | |

Mar 4 | Spring Break - No Meeting | ||

Mar 11 | Spring Break - No Meeting | ||

Mar 18 | Talk: Mathematics of RNA folding. |
Andy Lorenz, Denison University | RBH 311 |

Mar 25 | Bill Birchenough (K'92) | RBH 311 | |

FRI. March 29 |
Talk: Tangled up in Red, Green and Blue---An introduction to the Mathematical Theory of Knots | Ron Taylor, Berry College | RBH 311 3:10-4:00 |

Apr 1 | Extra Delicious Math Monday: HexaflexaMexican Food |
For a preview of the deliciousness: see Vi Hart's YouTube video | TBA |

Apr 8 | Talk: Mathematics and Statistics after Kenyon Abstract |
Ryo Tashiro (K'09)---Financial Analyst: Bloomberg; NYC | RBH 311 |

Apr 15 | Talk: What is Acturial Science? Abstract |
Prof. Eric Ban; The Ohio State University. | RBH 311 |

Apr 22 3-4:30 |
Pi Mu Epsilon Initiation and Honors Ceremony,followed by a celebratory tea. Invited Address: Sequential Designs for Non-Stationary Problems. Abstract |
Marian Frazier, the once and future Kenyonite | RBH 109 |

Apr 29 | Musical Math Monday | Bob Milnikel, organizer | TBA |

Other activities and events of interest:

Wednesday, Mar. 20 (7:30pm): *Performance by Arthur Benjamin at Wittenberg University.*

Last semester's Math Monday schedule can be found here.

Department of Mathematics

Kenyon College

Gambier, Ohio 43022