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Tue, 05/14/2013 - 7:30am - Charles Newman
The final lecture of this year's Physical Sciences Breakfast Lecture Series is taking place on Tuesday, May 14th at the Student Center, Pacific Ballroom. Professor Charles Newman from the Department of Mathematics at UC Irvine will present: Spin Glasses and Complexity. In his presentation, Dr. Newman will share how...
Tue, 04/23/2013 - 12:00pm - Jiaping Wang
The first UCI Mathematics Department Alumni Lecture will be on Tuesday, April 23rd.  Jiaping Wang will be the speaker. His talk "A Brief Account of my Life in Academia" will begin at noon in NS2 1201. Pizza will be provided. Professor Jiaping Wang earned his PhD from UC Irvine in 1994 under the direction of Professor Peter Li....
Mon, 06/18/2012 - 9:00am
A Conference on Inverse Problems in Honor of Gunther Uhlmann will be held at the UCI Student Center from June 18-22, 2012. More details are available on the conference website: http://www.math.purdue.edu/~stefanov/gunther60/
Tue, 05/15/2012 - 7:30am - Donald Saari
For more information, click here. About the Speaker: After receiving his mathematics PhD from Purdue and enjoying a Post Doctoral position in the Yale Astronomy Department, Don Saari moved to the mathematics department at Northwestern University where most of his research emphasized the dynamics of the Newtonian N-body problem--the mathematical...
Mon, 05/07/2012 - Graeme Milton
Professor Graeme Milton will be visiting the Department of Mathematics from May 7th through May 11th as part of the Department's Distinguished Lecture Series. He will be giving two talks. Graeme Milton is a Distinguished Professor of Mathematics at the University of Utah. He earned his B.Sc. and M.Sc degrees in Physics from the University of...
Sat, 05/05/2012 - 11:00am - Professor Gunther Uhlmann
Abstract: Can we make objects invisible? This has been a subject of human fascination for millennia in Greek mythology, movies, science fiction, etc. including the legend of Perseus versus Medusa and the more recent Star Trek and Harry Potter. In the last decade or so there have been several scientific proposals to achieve invisibility. We will...
Sat, 05/05/2012 - 9:00am
The UCI Mathematics Department will be hosting a special workshop for local high school students. In this two-hour workshop, students will do some fun, hands-on activities to explore college-level abstract mathematics topics. Activities include building an AI machine out of matchboxes and nerds candy and exploring abstract algebra through lace up...