Rice University Math

Undergraduate Colloquium, Rice University Math Department
Talks are Fridays at 4:00pm in Herman Brown 227
Tea and cookies at 3:30pm in Herman Brown 438

Fall 2017

Date   Speaker   Title  
August 25th
September 1st
September 15th
Anthony Várilly-Alvarado
Rice University
Primes in arithmetic progressions
September 29th Changhui Tan
Rice University
The mathematics in continuum mechanics
October 20th
October 27th
Arindam Roy
Rice University
Ford Circles
November 10th Ilya Marchenka '19
Anh Tran '19
Rice University
What I Did Last Summer

Spring 2017

Date   Speaker   Title  
January 26th Ronen Mukamel
Rice University
Billiards in Polygons
February 23rd Alan Haynes
University of Houston
Constructibility, Solvability, and Origami
March 23rd Casey Douglas
St. Mary's College (MD) / Rice
Non-Euclidean Photography, or, How Best To Redirect Bent Light
April 6th Taylor Martin
Sam Houston State University
The Geometry and Topology of Slums: Optimal Reblocking