# 2023-2024

Mathematics Colloquium

The Colloquium runs Thursday afternoons at 3:30 PM in Phillips Hall 332 with a tea preceding at 3:00 PM in Phillips Hall 330. The talks are aimed at general audiences with different backgrounds.

**Colloquium Committee**: Jiuzu Hong, Caroline Moosmueller, Casey Rodriguez

**Fall 2023 **

Date | Speaker | Affiliation | Title |
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September 7 | K. R. Rajagopal | TAMU | The mathematics and mechanics of bodies described by implicit constitutive equations |

October 5 | Yaiza Canzani | UNC | Eigenfunction concentration and Weyl Laws via geodesic beams |

October 12 | Mohammad Farazmand | NCSU | Shape-morphing modes for solving PDEs with conserved quantities |

October 26 (3:45 PM) |
Veronica Ciocanel | Duke University | Stochastic and continuum modeling of protein polymer dynamics in neurons |

November 2 | Thomas Lam | University of Michigan | Positive geometry |

**Spring 2024**

Date | Speaker | Affiliation | Title |
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March 7 | Shadi Tahvildar-Zadeh | Rutgers University | Spectral lines of general-relativistic hydrogen |

March 20 | Thomas Haines | University of Maryland | Galois actions on cohomology of algebraic varieties |