Discrete CATS Seminar
####
**
UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY **

DISCRETE CATS SEMINAR

WHERE CATS = COMBINATORICS, ALGEBRA, TOPOLOGY & STATISTICS!

112 PATTERSON OFFICE TOWER

SPRING 2008 SCHEDULE

###
Monday, January 21, 2008

Holiday: Martin Luther King Day

Monday, January 28, 2008

No meeting

Monday, February 4, 2008

Benjamin Braun

University of Kentucky

"The Complex of Non-Crossing Diagonals of a Polygon"

Monday, February 11, 2008

Richard Ehrenborg

University of Kentucky

"Exponential Dowling Structures"

Monday, February 18, 2008

Jake Wildstrom

University of Louisville

"Limited-information optimization of service-relocation"

Monday, February 25, 2008

Pavlo Pylyavskyy

University of Michigan and MSRI

"Combinatorial Hopf algebras and K-homology of Grassmanians"

Monday, March 3, 2008

David DeSario

Georgetown College

"Generalized solid angle theory for real polytopes"

RESCHEDULED March 24th

Monday, March 10, 2008

Spring Break

Monday, March 17, 2008

No Meeting

COLLOQUIUM

Thursday, March 20, 2008

Robert Connelly

Cornell University

"From tensegrities to distance geometry"

Time: 4:00 pm Place: CB 219

Refreshments at 3:30 pm in 745 POT

Monday, March 24, 2008

David DeSario

Georgetown College

"Generalized solid angle theory for real polytopes"

Monday, March 31, 2008

No Meeting

Monday, April 7, 2008

No Meeting (van Winter Lecture)

DOCTORAL DEFENSE

Friday, April 11, 2008

Michael Slone

"Homological combinatorics and extensions of the cd-index"

Time: 10 am Place: 945 POT

Monday, April 14, 2008

Paul Koester

Indiana University

"On additive energy and doubling"

MASTERS EXAM TALK

Tuesday, April 15, 2008

JiYoon Jung

"Some aspects of groups acting on finite posets"

Time: 9:30 am Place: 205 Classroom Building

Monday, April 21, 2008

Patriot's Day

DOCTORAL DEFENSE

Thursday, July 3, 2008

Carlos Nicolas

"Structural and enumerative properties of k-triangulations"

Time: 10 am Place: 845 POT