The Third Annual Regional Workshop in the Mathematical Sciences

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Schedule for Friday, October 27, 2000


All Friday talks were 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 John Meakin,
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, UNL
12:55--1:35 Analysis Allan Donsig,
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Convex Analysis
1:45--2:25 Differential Equations Ron Mathsen,
North Dakota State University
A Decade of Delays: Adventures with Differential Delay Equations
2:25--2:45 BREAK
2:45--3:25 Groups and Semigroups Lisa Orlandi-Korner,
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Trees and Symmetries
3:35--4:15 Computer Science Spyros Magliveras,
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Groups in Cryptology
4:15--4:40 BREAK
4:40--5:20 Commutative Algebra Kurt Herzinger,
United States Air Force Academy
Numerical Semigroups and Commutative Algebra
5:30--6:10 Statistics Trent Buskirk,
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
'Survivor' Analysis: An introduction to T.V. Ratings and Random Sampling
6:20--8:15 Dinner and Panel Discussion, Regency Suite, City Campus Union
Opportunities in the Mathematical Sciences
Panelists: Steve Dunbar, Brenda Herzinger, Graham Leuschke, Richard Sincovec, Judy Walker
Moderator: Roger Wiegand
8:30--10:30 Reception at the home of John and Glory Meakin, 2248 Sheridan