Penn State Math Club

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

Spring 2010 Schedule

Minutes Speaker Topic
Jan 18 N/A No Meeting - Martin Luther King Day
Jan 25 Semester Kickoff We took care of some club business and did some social activities to help our members get to know each other
Feb 1 Andrew Belmonte Breaking into Many Pieces: The Fragmentation Problem in 1D and 2D
Feb 8 Rob Immendorf Interesting Results about Dickinson Polynomials
Feb 15 Joel Anderson Euler's Constant and the Gamma Function
Feb 22 James Sellers An Unexpected Connection Between Binomial Coefficients and Consecutive-Leg Pythagorean Triples (abstract)
Mar 1 Tim Reluga Accounting for self-interest in the public-health management of infectious diseases (abstract)
Mar 8 N/A No Meeting - Spring Break
Mar 15 Social Activity We watched an episode of The Big Bang Theory to ease everybody back into the semester after spring break.
Mar 22 David Mudgett Modern Systems Theory - Data, Mathematical Modeling, Sensemaking, Information, Causality, Prediction, Decision-Making, and Control
Mar 29 Club Officers We discussed the upcoming officer elections and club t-shirts.
Apr 5 Dr. Gary Mullen Elementary Constructions of Sudoku Squares
Apr 12 Fletcher Wicker Topic coming soon...
Apr 19 Officer Elections Come help choose next year's Math Club officers
Apr 26 Wrapup Meeting Last Math Club meeting for 2009-2010 academic year


Fall 2009 Schedule
Spring 2009 Schedule

Fall 2008 Schedule
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Fall 2007 Schedule
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Fall 2006 Schedule
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Fall 2005 Schedule