**Adam Helfer, (MU Math)** The apparent shape of a relativistically moving sphere (I) |
Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 1:00pm Astrophysics-Relativity Seminars |

**Hema Srinivasan, University of Missouri** Resolutions of Decomposable Numerical Semigroup Rings |
Monday, August 28, 2017 - 4:00pm Algebra Seminars |

**Hema Srinivasan, University of Missouri** Resolutions of Decomposable Numerical Semigroup Rings |
Monday, August 28, 2017 - 4:00pm Algebra Seminars |

**Vitali Milman (University of Tel Aviv)** "Irrational" Convexity |
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 3:30pm Colloquia |

**Kevin Ford, (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign)** Probabilistic methods in the study of prime gaps |
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 1:00pm Number Theory and Representation Theory Seminars |

**Kevin Ford, (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign)** Probabilistic methods in the study of prime gaps |
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 - 1:00pm Number Theory and Representation Theory Seminars |

**Yongbin Ruan** Computing higher genus Gromov-Witten of the quintic |
Monday, August 21, 2017 - 4:00pm Geometry/Topology Seminars |

**Mazen Alhwaimel (Advisor: Prof. Zhenbo Qin)** On the Euler characteristics of certain moduli spaces of 1-dimensional subschemes. |
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 1:00pm PhD Defense Presentations |

**Shibi Vasudevan (Advisor: Prof. Yuri Latushkin)** Stability and instability results for the 2D alpha Euler equations. |
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 2:00pm PhD Defense Presentations |

**Adelaide Akers (Advisor: Prof. Samuel Walsh)** Large-amplitude solitary water waves with discontinuous vorticity |
Monday, July 17, 2017 - 2:00pm PhD Defense Presentations |

**Nick Okamoto (MU Math), Advisor Dorina Mitrea (MU Math)** Radiation Conditions and Integral Representations for Clifford Algebra-Valued Null-Solutions of the Iterated Perturbed Dirac Operator |
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 1:00pm PhD Defense Presentations |

**Nick Okamoto (MU Math), Advisor Dorina Mitrea (MU Math)** Radiation Conditions and Integral Representations for Clifford Algebra-Valued Null-Solutions of the Iterated Perturbed Dirac Operator |
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 1:00pm PhD Defense Presentations |

**Nathan J. Jewkes (Advisor: Prof. Stephen Montgomery-Smith)** Poincare-Bendixson Theorem |
Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 11:30am Masters Presentations |

**Qiang Cheng, , Southern Illinois University Carbondale** Feature Selection and Learning on High-Dimensional and Large-Scale Data |
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 3:00pm Colloquia |

**Qiang Cheng, , Southern Illinois University Carbondale** Feature Selection and Learning on High-Dimensional and Large-Scale Data |
Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 3:00pm Colloquia |

Awards & Farewell Reception |
Friday, May 5, 2017 - 4:00pm Special Events |

**Billy Horwitz (advisor Konstantin Makarov), (MU Math)** Rise of Entropy |
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 4:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Billy Horwitz (advisor Konstantin Makarov), (MU Math)** Rise of Entropy |
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 4:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Josh Orrick (advisor Stamatis Dostoglou), (MU Math)** Entropy and Cramer’s Theorem |
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 3:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Josh Orrick (advisor Stamatis Dostoglou), (MU Math)** Entropy and Cramer’s Theorem |
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 3:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Robin Yim (advisor Allanus Tsoi), (MU Math)** Modeling and Forecasting Mortgage Foreclosure and Delinquency |
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 4:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Robin Yim (advisor Allanus Tsoi), (MU Math)** Modeling and Forecasting Mortgage Foreclosure and Delinquency |
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 4:00pm Masters Presentations |

Graduate Algebra Seminar: CANCELLED |
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 3:00pm Graduate Seminars |

**Petr Honzik , (Charles University)** Endpoint estimates for maximal truncations of singular integral with rough kernel |
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 2:00pm Analysis Seminars |

**Bryan Novak (advisor Konstantin Makarov), (MU Math)** Inducing Stability or Instability in the Special Cases of the Swing and Pendulum |
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 2:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Bryan Novak (advisor Konstantin Makarov), (MU Math)** Inducing Stability or Instability in the Special Cases of the Swing and Pendulum |
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 2:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Petr Honzik , (Charles University)** Endpoint estimates for maximal truncations of singular integral with rough kernel |
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 2:00pm Analysis Seminars |

**Zhiyuan Ma** Measure Dusty Star Formation in Herschel-FLS: a PSF-based major contributor identification approach |
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 1:00pm Astrophysics-Relativity Seminars |

**Lev Marshall (Advisor: Junwu Tu)** 'Projective resolutions' |
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 12:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Kevin Atherton (Advisor: Dr. Stephen Montgomery-Smith)** Function Computability and the Turing-Church Thesis |
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 11:00am Masters Presentations |

**Brian Tuomanen (Advisor: Prof. Stephen Montgomery-Smith)** "Sequences of Rank-1 Projections and Gabor Tight Fusion Frames" |
Monday, May 1, 2017 - 4:00pm PhD Defense Presentations |

**Eric Pinkham (Advisor: )** Outer Products and Frame Coefficients |
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 12:00pm PhD Defense Presentations |

**Billy Horwitz, (MU Math)** Grad Student Seminar: Calculus of Variations |
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 4:00pm Graduate Seminars |

**Billy Horwitz, (MU Math)** Grad Student Seminar: Calculus of Variations |
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 4:00pm Graduate Seminars |

**Amanda Croan (advisor Allanus Tsoi), (MU Math)** Modeling Interest Rates for Series I Savings Bonds |
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 3:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Amanda Croan (advisor Allanus Tsoi), (MU Math)** Modeling Interest Rates for Series I Savings Bonds |
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 3:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Andrew McCrady (Advisor: Prof. Dana Weston)** Perinormality in Polynomial and Module-Finite Ring Extensions |
Friday, April 28, 2017 - 12:00pm PhD Defense Presentations |

**Jeff Wagner (advisor Allanus Tsoi), (MU Math)** Modeling Prepayment of Conventional Mortgage-Backed Securities |
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 4:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Jeff Wagner (advisor Allanus Tsoi), (MU Math)** Modeling Prepayment of Conventional Mortgage-Backed Securities |
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 4:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Loriana Sekarski, , President, BONSAI® (www.GrowWithBONSAI.com)** Leadership training: developing the skills today's employers expect. |
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 4:00pm Director of Graduate Studies Lecture Series |

**Loriana Sekarski, , President, BONSAI® (www.GrowWithBONSAI.com)** Leadership training: developing the skills today's employers expect. |
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 4:00pm Director of Graduate Studies Lecture Series |

**Selim Sukhtaiev Advisors: Prof. Yuri Latushkin & Prof. Fritz Gesztesy ** "TOPICS IN SPECTRAL THEORY OF DIFFERENTIAL OPERATORS" |
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 2:00pm PhD Defense Presentations |

**Hakan Delibas** COUNTING THEOREMS AND INVERSE FUNCTION THEOREMS FOR ANALYTIC FUNCTIONS |
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 1:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Junwu Tu (University of Missouri)** Categorical gromov-witten invariants III |
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 1:00pm Geometry/Topology Seminars |

Graduate Algebra Seminar: Cancelled |
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 3:00pm Graduate Seminars |

**Matthew Weinsting (Advisor: Prof. Dana Weston)** Primary Decomposition in Commutative Algebra |
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 3:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Shuichiro Takeda (University of Missouri)** Infinite Galois theory (continued) |
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 2:00pm Number Theory and Representation Theory Seminars |

**Stephen Quinn (Advisor: Prof. Igor Verbitsky)** Sublinear Version of the Schur Test and Weighted Norm Inequalities |
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 2:00pm PhD Defense Presentations |

**Caleb Mayfield (Advisor: Prof. Loukas Grafakos)** "Harmonic Functions and the Dirichlet Problem" |
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 1:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Sean Baldridge** NGC 2392: Deciphering the Lack of H2 Emission |
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 1:00pm Astrophysics-Relativity Seminars |

**Rebecca Heinen (Advisor: Prof. Loukas Grafakos)** CONFORMAL MAPPINGS AND THE SCHWARZ-CHRISTOFFEL TRANSFORMATION |
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 12:00pm Masters Presentations |

**Thomas Polstra (Advisor: Prof. Ian Aberbach)** Uniform bounds in prime characteristic rings and their applications |
Monday, April 24, 2017 - 4:00pm PhD Defense Presentations |

**Michael Dotzel & Patrick Mooney ** Graduate Student Seminar: The Problem is Choice |
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 4:00pm Graduate Seminars |

KUMUNU 2017 |
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 9:00am to Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 6:00pm Conferences |

**David Borthwick** Distribution of Resonances for Hyperbolic Surfaces |
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 1:00pm Differential Equations Seminars |

**Lei Song (University of Kansas) ** TBA |
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 1:00pm Geometry/Topology Seminars |

**Brett Collins, (MU Math)** Graduate Algebra Seminar: Character Theory of Finite Groups |
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 3:00pm Graduate Seminars |

**Brett Collins, (MU Math)** Graduate Algebra Seminar: Character Theory of Finite Groups |
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 3:00pm Graduate Seminars |

**Min Yun (University of Massachusetts, Amherst)** The Most Luminous Galaxies in the Universe |
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 1:00pm Astrophysics-Relativity Seminars |

**Shuichiro Takeda (University of Missouri)** Infinite Galois theory |
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 2:00am Number Theory and Representation Theory Seminars |

**Hussein Mourtada, University of Paris, and Miller Scholar, MU** A geometric approach to resolution of singularities |
Monday, April 17, 2017 - 4:00pm Algebra Seminars |

**Hussein Mourtada, University of Paris, and Miller Scholar, MU** A geometric approach to resolution of singularities |
Monday, April 17, 2017 - 4:00pm Algebra Seminars |

**William Horowitz (Univ of Missouri)** Graduate Student Seminar: Calculus of Variations |
Friday, April 14, 2017 - 4:00pm Graduate Seminars |

**Adisak Seesanea (Univ of Missouri)** Graduate Analysis Seminar: "One-sided approximation of functions in Sobolev spaces." |
Friday, April 14, 2017 - 12:00pm Graduate Seminars |

**Hussein Mourtada (Miller Scholar)** Other Rogers Ramanujan type identities and an infinite dimensional Groebner basis |
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 3:30pm Colloquia |

PhD Defense: Victor Guo |
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 1:00pm PhD Defense Presentations |

**Junwu Tu (University of Missouri)** Categorical gromov-witten invariants II |
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 1:00pm Geometry/Topology Seminars |

**Giovanna Guidoboni, PhD, Chair Gutenberg 2014, Adjunct Professor, Mathematical Sciences, IUPUI, Adjunct Professor, Ophthalmology, IU School of Medicine, LABEX IRMIA, Strasbourg, France** The eye as a window on the body: mathematical modeling of ocular biomechanics, fluid-dynamics and oxygenation |
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 4:00pm Colloquia |

**Giovanna Guidoboni, PhD, Chair Gutenberg 2014, Adjunct Professor, Mathematical Sciences, IUPUI, Adjunct Professor, Ophthalmology, IU School of Medicine, LABEX IRMIA, Strasbourg, France** The eye as a window on the body: mathematical modeling of ocular biomechanics, fluid-dynamics and oxygenation |
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 4:00pm Colloquia |

**Brett Collins (Univ of Missouri)** Graduate Algebra Seminar: CANCELLED |
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 3:00pm Graduate Seminars |

PhD Defense: Xianfei Xue |
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 2:00pm PhD Defense Presentations |

**Lisa Shepard (Univ of Missouri)** Dust Formation as a Function of Molecular Emission around Evolved Oxygen-Rich Stars (Comprehensive Exam) |
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 1:00pm Astrophysics-Relativity Seminars |

**Jessica Bleile, Geodetic Orbit Analyst, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, St. Louis MO** National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency and its role in GPS |
Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 4:00pm Director of Graduate Studies Lecture Series |

**Jessica Bleile, Geodetic Orbit Analyst, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, St. Louis MO** National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency and its role in GPS |
Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 4:00pm Director of Graduate Studies Lecture Series |

**Damiano Fulghesu (Minnesota State University)** Enumerative Geometry of a Moduli Stack of Hypersurfaces |
Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 1:00pm Geometry/Topology Seminars |