DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS

Spring 2002 Schedule

945 Patterson Office Tower

COLLOQUIUM

Friday, February 1, 2002

Speaker: Professor Jennifer Morse, U Penn

Title: Positivity and symmetric functions

COLLOQUIUM

Monday, March 4, 2002

Speaker: Professor George Andrews, Penn State

Title: Some things Ramanujan may have had up his sleeve

Week of March 11--17

SPRING BREAK

No seminar

Date: Tuesday, April 2, 2002

Speaker: Steve Elliott

Title: The projection of the f-vectors of
4-polytopes onto the (E,S)-plane

Date: Thursday, April 4, 2002

Speaker: Matt Menzel

Title: A simple way to tell a simple polytope from its graph

Date: Wednesday, April 10, 2002

Speaker: David Harness

Title: A bound on local minima of
arrangements that implies the Upper Bound Theorem

Date: Friday, April 12, 2002

Speaker: Jennifer Rice

Title: Rigid and flexible frameworks

Date: Thursday, April 18, 2002

Speaker: Gareth Bendall

Title: An Euler's relation for convex polytopes

Date: Tuesday, April 23, 2002

Speaker: Leonard Hoffnung

Title: A simple proof of the Upper Bound Theorem

If you wish to be added to the seminar list, please e-mail Margaret Readdy at readdy@ms.uky.edu