SUM Series
Fall 2015

The SUM Series features informal talks on mathematical topics.
The talks are held Thursdays from 4:00 to 4:50 in SAS 2102.
You will have a few minutes to help yourself to pizza before the talk.

Date Time
Title (click for abstract)
September 3 4:00-4:50 pm
Cynthia Vinzant
Solving Cubics with Paper and Turtles
September 10 4:00-4:50 pm
Nathan Reading
Tiling the Aztec diamond with dominoes
September 17 4:00-4:50 pm
Stephen Schecter
How the Talmud Divides an Estate Among Creditors
September 24 4:00-4:50 pm
Radmila Sazdanovic
Why knot?
October 1 4:00-4:50 pm
Bojko Bakalov
Monstrous Moonshine
October 8
No meeting
Fall Break
October 15 4:00-4:50 pm
No meeting
Catch up after Fall break!
October 22 4:00-4:50 pm
Ricky Liu
One good turn deserves another
October 29 4:00-4:50 pm
Elizabeth Denne (Washington & Lee University)
Folded ribbon knots in the plane
November 5 4:00-4:50 pm
Maggie Rahmoeller (Roanoke College)
Flakey Math: Snowflakes, Symmetries, and Fractals
November 12 4:00-4:50 pm
Andrei Minchenko (Weizmann Institute)
Non-Euclidean Geometry
November 19 4:00-4:50 pm
No meeting
Catch up on classes before Thanksgiving!
November 26
No meeting
December 3 4:00-4:50 pm
Undergraduate Researchers
Undergraduate Research Presentations

There is a low-volume (weekly) email list dedicated to announcements of upcoming SUM Series talks.
To join, click this link, which should open up an email message. Then just send the message as is.

Spring 2014 Schedule

Current Schedule

Spring 2016 Schedule

SUM Series did not meet Fall 2014 and Spring 2015

NC State Undergraduate Mathematics Series