2019-2020 Graduate Student Seminars
The Graduate Student Seminar takes places each Tuesday 3:45pm-5pm in DM 409A. It is geared toward ALL graduate students in Mathematics and Statistics. Not all the talks are posted here.
Contact: Luis Caicedo email@example.com
An introduction to smooth manifolds
Speaker: Jose Medel
Date: Feb 4
Abstract: In this presentation we are going over the definitions of topological and smooth manifolds and provide examples. We are also going to define tangent spaces and compare equivalent definitions found in the literature. Lastly define vector fields and provide examples.
A brief introduction to fractional calculus and applications to nonlocal in time ODEs and PDEs
Speaker: Professor Ciprian Gal
Date: Nov 3
A brief introduction to Navier-Stokes equations
Speaker: Professor Yanqiu Guo
Date: Sept 10
In the talk, I will give graduate students a very short introduction to the mathematical theory of Navier-Stokes equations which describe the motion of a fluid.