The Fourth Annual Regional Workshop in the Mathematical Sciences

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Schedule for Friday, November 2, 2001


All Friday talks are in the Auditorium, City Campus Union.

TimeTopicSpeakerTitle
11:30--12:45 REGISTRATION AND LUNCH (Heritage Room, City Campus Union)
12:50--12:55 Welcoming Remarks Mark Brittenham,
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, UNL
12:55--1:35 Combinatorics Jamie Radcliffe,
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Picking up the pieces: reconstructing mathematical objects
1:45--2:25 Dynamical Systems Wendy Hines,
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Chaos in food chains
2:25--2:45 BREAK
2:45--3:25 Statistics Walter Stroup,
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Statistics, Pharmaceutical Trials, and the Cost of Regulation
3:35--4:15 Commutative Algebra Graham Leuschke,
University of Kansas
Finite type: deformations and modules
4:15--4:40 BREAK
4:40--5:20 Analysis Valentin Matache,
University of Nebraska - Omaha
Function Theory and Operator Theory
5:30--6:10 Computer Science Sharad Seth,
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Solving Puzzles for Document Image Recognition
6:20--8:15 Dinner and Panel Discussion, Regency Suite, City Campus Union
Choosing a graduate school
Moderator: Mark Walker
8:30--10:30 Reception at the home of Roger and Sylvia Wiegand, 2400 Sheridan