Randolph-Macon College Math Seminar

Here are the talks scheduled for Fall 2013. Each talk is in COP 201 at 1:40, unless otherwise noted.
Dec. 6 Thermal Diffusivity
Eddie Sartor, R-MC math major
Nov. 22 Jump Shot Mathematics
Dexter Dodson, R-MC math major
Nov. 15 The Mathematics of Kaleidoscopes
Joelle Gross, R-MC math major
Nov. 8 Skunk Redux: Maximizing Your Payoff in a Game of Chance
Monica Ruiz, R-MC math major
Oct. 25 Did Caravaggio Use a Camera?
Dr. Richard Hammack, VCU
Oct. 18 The Structure of "Sunshine"
Dr. Eve Torrence, Randolph-Macon College
Oct. 11 If You CAN Do, TEACH!
James Street (R-MC '11), Richmond City Public Schools
Oct. 4 The Gion Shrine Problem
Dr. David Clark, Randolph-Macon College
Sept. 27 A Glimpse at Bijective Combinatorics
Andy Wills (R-MC '09), Virginia Tech
Sept. 20 The Dilemma of Linear Algebra and Analysis
Dr. Brian Sutton, Randolph-Macon College
Sept. 13 Mathemagic With a Deck of Cards
Dr. Colm Mulcahy, Spelman College
Talks from Fall 2012
Dec. 7 Seeing Shapes in the Fourth Dimension
Toni-Ann Smith, Randolph-Macon College. 1:40 pm.
Before and After Joseph Fourier: The Impact of Fourier Series
Jessica Sears, Randolph-Macon College. 2:10 pm.
Nov. 30 Applications of Graph Theory: The Nurse Scheduling Problem
Amanda Nelms, Randolph-Macon College. 1:40 pm.
Fixed-Point Groups of Automorphisms of Z_p x Z_{p^3}
Kingston Kang, Randolph-Macon College. 2:10 pm.
Nov. 16 Stereographic Projection: Making a Map of Venus
Hayley Williamson, Randolph-Macon College. 1:40 pm.
Take a Quantum Walk With Me
Lisa Borum, Randolph-Macon College. 2:10 pm.
Nov. 9 An (Ill-Advised) 51st Way to Leave Your Lover
Dr. Jennifer Galovich, Virginia Tech
Nov. 2 Rhyme and Reason: Mathematics of World Music
Dr. Chiru Bhattacharya, Randolph-Macon College
Oct. 19 What a Coincidence!
Dr. Ron Wasserstein, American Statistical Association
Oct. 11 Four Tales of Impossibility
Dr. Dave Richeson, Dickinson College. 1pm.
Oct. 5 Classical, Renaissance, and Modern Polyhedra
Dr. Eve Torrence, Randolph-Macon College
Sept. 28 Japanese Temple Geometry
Dr. David Clark, Randolph-Macon College
Sept. 21 Mathematical Fallaciousness
Dr. Adrian Rice, Randolph-Macon College
Sept. 14 Typesetting Mathematics (Workshop)
Dr. Bruce Torrence, Randolph-Macon College