Penn State Math Club

Meetings are every Monday from 6-7pm in 114 McAllister.

Spring 2009 Schedule

Date Speaker Topic
Jan 26 Rob Vary Welcome (Back) & T-shirt Design/Discussion
Feb 2 Club Officers T-shirt Design/Discussion Continued
Feb 9 Gary Mullen My Candidate for the Next Fermat Problem (details)
Feb 16 John Roe The Most Interesting Dimension (details)
Feb 23 Chuck Anderson GeoWall: Low-Cost 3D Projection for Research and Teaching
Mar 2 Arkady Tempelman The Strong Law of Large Numbers
Mar 9 N/A No Meeting - Spring Break
Mar 16 Rose Torielli Using Google Search Trends and Advanced Statistical Process Control to Identify Flu Outbreaks
Mar 23 Robert Foote Planimeters and the Isoperimetric Inequality (details in .DOC format, presentation in .PPTX format)
Mar 30 Officer Elections If you'd like to run for an officer position, this is the night to show up!
Apr 6 Documentary Fractals: Hunting the Hidden Dimension (details)
Apr 13 Tim Reluga The Asymptotisticians -- using approximate mathematical models to understand the world (details)
Apr 20 James Sellers Graphical Partitions (details)
Apr 27 Movie Proof (Starring Gwyneth Paltrow & Anthony Hopkins)

*This meeting will end after 7:00 pm.

Spring 2009 Meeting Minutes


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