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Kristen Murphy Prospectus


Abstract: Spatial reasoning is required for many topics in undergraduate mathematics; graphing, curve sketching, transformations of functions, manipulation of objects in 3D, etc. Many topics covered in calculus require the student to use some sort of spatial skill to make

Student Receives $5000 Actuarial Scholarship


Congratulations to Maleesha Ebanks!

She received Milliman Actuarial scholarship $5000, which is targeted toward minority students that are underrepresented in the actuarial and professional services fields. She passed the first actuarial exam in July 2016 after taking

Thomas Adams Masters Project


Algorithms for Computing the Inverse of a Curl

Abstract: In order to transform data from a numerical simulation of binary black holes in which only the magnetic field B is computed, to another simulation in which only the vector potential A is computed, ∇ × A = B must


Thomas Polstra


When are two rings similar?

Date: 11/7/2017
Time: 4:30PM-5:30PM
Place: 315 Armstrong Hall

Abstract: Inspired by results of Samuel, Hironaka, Cutkosky and Srinivasan, and others which give criteria for rings which are quotients of a common

Misha Feldman


Short-time existence of smooth solutions for semigeostrophic system with variable Coriolis parameter.

Date: 10/12/2017
Time: 3:45PM-4:45PM
Place: 315 Armstrong Hall

Abstract: The semigeostrophic (SG) system is a model of large scale atmosphere

WVU-China Graph Theory and Combinatorics Workshop


Every year, the Department of Mathematics at WVU hosts about 10 long term visitors sponsored by Chinese Scholar Council to conduct research in graph theory and combinatorics. To strengthen our collaboration with Chinese Graph Theory and Combinatorics Society, the Department


October 2017

Oct 12 2017 -
3:45pm to 4:45pm
Applied Analysis Seminar
Oct 12 2017 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Math Club