**ACTIVITIES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS **

**2012**

Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 12:15 pm in Hume 101

**Erwin Miña-Diaz
Inversion in Planar Geometry**

Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 12:15 pm in Hume 101

**Brad Cole
Drunk Cops and Robbers: How To Catch A Thief… Slowly**

Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 12:15 pm in Hume 101

**Christopher Schwanke, Daniel Chausse, Stephan Roberts, Michael Azlin, Caroline Turnage-Butterbaugh, Lisa Ewell, Lynsey Cargile
Hilbert’s Hotel: A Play**

Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 12:15 pm in Hume 101

**Dr. Sandra Spiroff, Jonathan Broom, Ben Moore, and Lindsay Pittman
“I Know What You Did Last Summer” – an overview of the SMILE (Summer Math Integrated Learning Environment) program at LSU
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Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 12:15 pm in Hume 101

**Dr. William Staton**

Gausssian Integers and Rational Tangents of Rational Angles

Gausssian Integers and Rational Tangents of Rational Angles

Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 12:15 pm in Hume 101

**Caroline Turnage-Butterbaugh, Chris Schwanke, Kai Yu
Panel of Graduate Students to Answer Questions about Graduate School in Mathematics**

**2011**

Monday, November 7, 2011 at 12:15 pm in Hume 203

**Dr. John Denver
Infinitesimals, Differentials, and Derivatives in Normed Vector Spaces**

Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 12:15 pm in Hume 203

**Dr. John Estes
Paths, Independence, and Fibonaci**

Thursday, September 8, 2011 at 12:15 pm in Hume 201

**Dr. Sandy Spiroff, Daniel Chausse, Tanya Dewland, W. Chapman Smith
I Know What You Did Last Summer**

**2010**

Thursday, November 11, 2010 at 12:15 in Hume 111

**Dr. Zhu Cao
Elementary Theory of Partitions**

Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 12:15 in Hume 111

**Dr. William Staton
A 15-minute Introduction to Extremal Graph Theory**

Thursday, April 8, 2010 at 12:15 pm in Hume 109

Dr. Vlad Timofte

Repeating Atomic Configurations

You May Not Be Unique!

Thursday, March 4th at 12:00 pm in Hume 321

Dr. Xin Dang

PageRank — secret of Google’ success

Thursday, February 4th at 12:00 pm in Hume 321

Dr. Mina-Diaz

KINEMATICS METHOD IN PLANAR GEOMETRY

**2009**

Tuesday, October 20 at 12:15 pm in Hume 101

**Dr. Ryan Daileda**, Trinity University

Factorization Beyond the Integers

Thursday, October 1st at 12:15 pm in Hume 101

**Dr. Talmage James Reid**

Durer’s Melencolia and Spherical Polyhedra

Thursday, September 3 at 12:15 pm in Hume 101

**Dr. William Staton**

**Generating Functions and Integer Partitions**

Thursday, April 30 at 12:15 pm in Hume 101

**Dr. Sandra Spiroff**

**Unique Factorization and a Connection to Gambling**

Thursday, April 2nd at 12:15 pm in Hume 101

**Dr. John Conlon, **the Department of Economics, University of Mississippi

Greater Fool Asset Price Bubbles with Rational Economic Agents