NIU Department of Mathematical Sciences

Upcoming Colloquia and Seminars


Math Department Colloquium

Friday, January 27, 4:00-5:00 p.m. in DU 348
VIDEO (via YouTube): Terence Tao (UCLA)
Title: Small and Large Gaps between the Primes  

Thursday, February 23, 4:00-5:00 p.m. in DU 246
Speaker:  Bhama Srinivasan Chicago Circle
Title: Representaion stability  

Thursday, March 30 , 4:00-5:00 p.m. DU 246
Speaker:  Frauke Bleher University of Iowa
Title: Universal deformation rings of representations of finite groups  

Friday, April 14 , 4:00-5:00 p.m. DU 348
Speaker:  Michael Schroeder Marshall University
Title: TBA  

Friday, April 21 , 4:00-5:00 p.m. DU 348
Speaker:  Michael Oehrtman Oklahoma State University
Title: Trends in reform of remedial and entry-level college mathematics  

Friday, September 22 , 4:00-5:00 p.m. DU 348
Speaker:  Michael Geline Northern Illinois University
Title: A case of Alperin's weight conjecture  

Thursday, October 26 , 4:00-5:00 p.m. DU 246
Speaker:  Eric Weber Iowa State Universiy
Title: A Gentle Introduction to the Kaczmarz Algorithm  

Friday, November 3 , 4:00-5:00 p.m. DU 348
Speaker:  Emily Cliff University of Illinois
Title: Vertex algebras, chiral algebras, and factorization algebras  

Friday, November 17 , 4:00-5:00 p.m. DU 348
Speaker:  Douglas Bowman Northern Illinois University
Title: Integer partitions and basic hypergeometric series