BU

Mathematical and Digital Sciences Seminar Series

Fall 2018
Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30 in Bakeless 201

September 18 The Intermediate Value Property — Locally Dr. John Riley Bloomsburg University
October 2 Mathematics of Surprises Dr. Reza Noubary Bloomsburg University
October 9 Stories of Mathematics: Cold Objectivity or Hot Subjectivity Dr. Eric Kahn Bloomsburg University
November 6 An introduction to the solution of partial differential equations
by the finite element method
Jake Jacavage University of Delaware
Graduate Student, BU Alumnus
November 13 Cybersecurity Liability: How Technically Savvy Can We Expect
Small Business Owners to Be?
Dr. Carolyn Lamacchia Bloomsburg University
November 27 CyberAuto Challenge Alexander Demergis BU Digital Forensics major
December 4 Machine Learning Projects Jamin Heiser and James Sharpe BU Mathematics majors

 


Spring 2018
Tuesdays from 3:30-4:45 in Bakeless 201

February 20 Your smart devices are spying on you! An inside look at the Internet of Things Zach Prebosnyak BU Digital Forensics major
February 20 Tracking Criminal Activity on Tumblr Using Open Source Intelligence Techniques Megan Mahle BU Digital Forensics major
February 27 The CyberAuto Challenge David Lucas
Donald Tennant
BU Digital Forensics majors
March 20 Log Lindley-Normal Distribution and its Application Chase Sakitis BU Mathematics major
March 27 Intermediate Intermediate Value Properties Dr. John Riley Bloomsburg University
April 10 Hacking from afar Dr. Phil Postra Bloomsburg University
April 17 6 / π2 Dr. Paul Loomis Bloomsburg University

 


Fall 2017
Tuesdays from 3:30-4:45 in Bakeless 201

Date Title Speaker Affiliation
September 12 Texas Instruments Technology in the Classroom Mr. Dana Morse Texas Instruments
October 3 Application Development for QVC Mr. Daniel Polenik QVC, BU Computer Science graduate
October 24 Thinking about Linking, Combinatorial Style Dr. John Polhill Bloomsburg University
November 7 A Higher-Dimensional Analogue to Heron's Formula Dr. Barry Minemyer Bloomsburg University
November 14 Data Science Dr. Bailey PEDSnet
November 28 Designing a Monadic Java Virtual Machine Mr. Louis Jenkins BU Computer Science major

 


Spring 2017
Tuesdays at 3:30 in Navy 207

Date Title Speaker Affiliation
February 14 Open Source Software for Efficient
Evaluation of Student Code
Louis Jenkins BU Computer Science major
March 7 Using Mathematics to Model the
Treatment of River Blindness
Dr. Shelly Bouchat Indiana University of PA
April 4 Many Means from Two Means Dr. John Riley Bloomsburg University
April 25 Principles of Public-Key Cryptography Dr. Drue Coles Bloomsburg University

 

Spring 2016
Tuesdays at 3:30 in Centennial 201

Date Title Speaker Affiliation
February 2 Internships: Hershey and the NSA Ember Baker & Riley Renn BU Computer Science majors
February 9 What is forcing? What is data science? Dr. Bill Calhoun Bloomsburg University
February 23 Neutrix Limit on Divergent Series Dr. Youmin Lu Bloomsburg University
March 15 Free Groups Nathan Weed BU Mathematics major
March 29 The Search for Small Sorting Networks Dr. Drue Coles Bloomsburg University
April 12 Approaches to Parallel Programming Dr. Bob Montante Bloomsburg University
April 26 Generalized Happy Numbers Lara Cesco-Cancian BU Mathematics major



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