Undergraduate Mathematics Archives
Date  Speakers  

Tuesday, February 9, 2021  12:00 to 13:00

Learn about Career Services for Math Students! 
Emily Bennett

Thursday, February 4, 2021  19:00 to 20:00

Pitt School of Education Panel (Part 2) 
Kari Kokka, Rashee Ferguson, Katrina Bartow Jacobs, Aliya Cush, Lauren Rodgers, Matt Thomas, Amy Thatcher

Tuesday, November 10, 2020  19:00 to 20:00

School of Education Panel  
Tuesday, October 27, 2020  14:00 to 15:00

An Introduction to Nets and Filters 
Pamela Delgado

Tuesday, October 20, 2020  09:00 to 10:00

The surprising properties of the humble triangle 
Ed Southall

Tuesday, October 13, 2020  12:00 to 13:00

An integral calculus approach to the Basel problem 
Cezar Lupu, Texas Tech University

Tuesday, October 6, 2020  12:00 to 13:00

Coarea Inequality 
Behnam Esmayli

Tuesday, September 29, 2020  13:00 to 14:00

Modeling inhost pathogen dynamics 
Ivan Ramirez Zuniga

Tuesday, September 22, 2020  12:00 to 13:00

The Origin of the Logarithm: And how it catalyzed the scientific revolution 
Patrick Cooper

Tuesday, September 15, 2020  12:00 to 13:00

Learn about Career Services for Math Students! 
Emily Bennett

Tuesday, September 8, 2020  12:00 to 13:00

The mindset I wish I had during my undergrad 
Howie Hua

Thursday, September 3, 2020  18:00

Ronald Graham and Graham's Number 
Derek Orr

Tuesday, September 1, 2020  12:00 to 13:00

An elementary problem equivalent to the Riemann hypothesis 
Cezar Lupu, Texas Tech University

Thursday, August 27, 2020  18:00

Undergraduate Mathematics Research: Where to begin? 
Daniel Crawford

Tuesday, August 25, 2020  12:00 to 13:00

Big numbers matter too! 
Derek Orr

Tuesday, March 31, 2020  13:00 to 14:00

UMS Math Senior Panel 
Isabel Crain,
Emmaline Rial,
Yvonne Ma,
Emma Harvey,
Manon Davies,
Camera Hogan,
Claire Hickey,
Aspen Narvarte,
Katherine Ranck

Friday, March 20, 2020  14:00 to 15:00

Growth and Patterns (CANCELLED) 
Arnd Scheel
University of Minnesota

Tuesday, March 3, 2020  13:00 to 14:00

Linear Algebra ∩ Calculus ≠ Empty Set 
Tom Everest

Tuesday, February 25, 2020  12:00 to 13:00

What is dimension? 
Behnam Esmayli

Tuesday, February 18, 2020  13:00 to 14:00

Building Logic 
Evgeni Trofimov

Tuesday, February 11, 2020  13:00 to 14:00

Puzzles in the pattern of plagues 
David Earn
McMaster University

Tuesday, February 4, 2020  13:00 to 14:00

Big numbers matter too! 
Derek Orr

Friday, January 31, 2020  14:00

How many lines are on a hypersurface? 
Roya Beheshti
Washington University

Friday, January 17, 2020  13:00

Linear algebra and juggling patterns 
Allen Knutson
Cornell University

Tuesday, November 19, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

The functions they don't tell you about in calculus 
Tom Everest

Tuesday, November 12, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

Prime numbers and the Riemann zeta function 
Carl WangErickson

Tuesday, November 5, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

Three formulas that can save your life 
Ivan Ramirez Zuniga

Tuesday, October 29, 2019  14:30 to 16:00

Monster Math 
G. Bard Ermentrout

Tuesday, October 22, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

Modular Hashing and the Collatz conjecture 
Graham Zug

Tuesday, October 15, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

Is this Chaos? 
Derek Orr

Tuesday, October 8, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

UMS REU panel 
Astrid Berge
Abby Pekoske
Marcello Codianni
Michael McLaughlin

Tuesday, October 1, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

Hausdorff measures: the ultimate collection of measuring cups 
Behnam Esmayli

Tuesday, September 24, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

A note on the Collatz Conjecture 
Derek Orr

Tuesday, September 17, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

Making matrix factorization (more) useful 
Maria Chikina

Tuesday, September 10, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

Learn about Career Services for Math students! 
Emily Bennett

Tuesday, September 3, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

Who is the UMS? 
Derek Orr
Tom Everest
Jeremiah Morgan
Jeffrey Wheeler

Tuesday, April 16, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

This title is wrong. 
Reza Pakzad

Tuesday, April 9, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

Volumes of polytopes via power series 
Kiumars Kaveh

Tuesday, April 2, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

How to turn a sphere inside out 
Thomas Hales

Tuesday, March 26, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

Techniques for calculating infinite sums 
Christopher J. Lennard

Tuesday, March 19, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

You can't spell Physics without Pi 
Derek Orr

Tuesday, February 26, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

Solving a System of Nonlinear Equations 
Daniel Ehrmann

Tuesday, February 19, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

UMS Senior Panel  
Tuesday, February 12, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

Linear Algebra and a Lightbulb Game 
Tom Everest

Tuesday, February 5, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

Derivatives in Multivariable Calculus 
Behnam Esmayli

Tuesday, January 29, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

The Mathematics behind Tupper's Formula 
Derek Orr

Tuesday, January 15, 2019  12:00 to 13:00

What is the UMS? 
Tom Everest
Derek Orr
Jeffrey Wheeler
Jeremiah Morgan

Tuesday, November 27, 2018  12:00 to 13:00

Graduate Student Panel Discussion 
Gregory Rodriguez
Robed Beauvile
Mark Fincher
Nour Riman
Victor DeCaria
Elise Villella

Tuesday, November 13, 2018  12:00 to 13:00

Lightning Strikes! 
James T. Campbell
University of Memphis

Thursday, November 8, 2018  16:00 to 17:00

Data Driven Decision Making in Sports 
Sam Ventura

Tuesday, November 6, 2018  16:00 to 17:00

The Math Says Yes 
Dan Fox

Tuesday, October 30, 2018  12:00 to 13:00

Monster Math 
G. Bard Ermentrout

Tuesday, October 23, 2018  12:00 to 13:00

The "Real World" for STEM majors: A Survival Guide 
Sarah Klos

Tuesday, October 9, 2018  12:00 to 13:00

A variation on the HilbertWaring problem 
RoxanaIrina Popescu

Tuesday, October 2, 2018  12:00 to 13:00

What are Robbins' conjectures for cyclic hyperbolic polygons? 
Jason DeBlois

Tuesday, September 25, 2018  12:00 to 13:00

Redefining the Integral (pt. 2) 
Derek Orr

Tuesday, September 18, 2018  12:00 to 13:00

Two circles and only a straightedge 
Roman Fedorov

Tuesday, September 11, 2018  12:00 to 13:00

Redefining the Integral 
Derek Orr

Tuesday, September 4, 2018  12:00 to 13:00

Learn about Career Services for Math Students 
Emily Bennett
STEM Career Consultant

Tuesday, March 20, 2018  14:00

Frame Theoretic Nonuniform Fast Fourier Transforms for Synthetic Aperture Imaging 
John McKay
Penn State University

Tuesday, February 27, 2018  14:00 to 14:45

The anatomy of a Putnam problem 
Cezar Lupu
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, February 20, 2018  14:00 to 14:50

The abc Conjecture and a Fermat's Last Theorem for Polynomials 
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, February 13, 2018  14:00 to 14:50

Frame Theoretic Nonuniform Fast Fourier Transforms for Synthetic Aperture Imaging 
John McKay
Penn State

Tuesday, February 6, 2018  14:00 to 14:50

How to Get the Most Out of Career Services 
Chloe McIlwaine
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, January 30, 2018  14:00 to 14:50

Hilbert's Third Problem and Dehn's Invariant 
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, January 23, 2018  14:00 to 14:50

Graham’s Number: The Most Bigly Number Ever 
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, January 16, 2018  14:00 to 14:50

An introduction to mathematical biology 
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, December 5, 2017  12:00 to 12:50

Deep Learning for Artificial Intelligence 
Suren Jayasuriya
Arizona State University

Tuesday, December 5, 2017  12:00 to 12:45

Deep Learning for Artificial Intelligence 
Suren Jayasuriya
Arizona State University

Tuesday, November 28, 2017  12:00 to 12:50

An Experience in Undergraduate Research 
Matthew Gerstbrein
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, November 21, 2017  12:00 to 12:50

Thanksgiving Week Puzzles and Fun 
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, November 14, 2017  15:00 to 15:50

Applying to Graduate School Panel Discussion 
Victor DeCaria and Michael McLaughlin
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, November 7, 2017  12:00 to 12:50

An Introduction to Generators 
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, October 31, 2017  12:00 to 12:50

Monster Math 
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, October 24, 2017  12:00 to 12:50

The Frobenius Coin Problem 
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, October 17, 2017  12:00 to 12:45

Euler's Zeta and Double Zeta Values and Other Rational Zeta Series Representations 
Cezar Lupu
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, October 3, 2017  12:00 to 12:50

Integrating Functions by Matrix Multiplication 
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, September 26, 2017  12:00 to 12:50

It's all Greek to Me; Making Math interesting to NonMath People 
Nico Gabriel
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, September 19, 2017  12:00 to 12:50

Writing Personal and Research statements for the NSF GRFP and graduate school 
Suren Jayasuriya
Carnegie Mellon University

Tuesday, September 12, 2017  12:00 to 12:45

An invitation to the Putnam Seminar 
Cezar Lupu
University of Pittsburgh

Tuesday, September 5, 2017  12:00 to 12:50

How to get the most out of Career Services 
Chloe McIlwaine
University of Pittsburgh

Wednesday, April 19, 2017  15:00 to 15:50

Spring 2017 BIG Problems 
BIG Problems Students
University of Pittsburgh

Wednesday, April 12, 2017  15:00 to 15:50

Mathematics of the Standard Model 
University of Pittsburgh

Wednesday, March 29, 2017  15:00 to 15:50

A Wonderful World of Calculus Integrals  
Wednesday, March 22, 2017  15:00 to 15:50

NFL Primetime: Modeling Career Trajectories of NFL Receivers 
Darin Ngau
University of Pittsburgh

Wednesday, March 1, 2017  15:00 to 15:50

The Beautiful Math Behind Calculus 3 
University of Pittsburgh

Wednesday, February 22, 2017  15:00 to 15:45

How to discover and train talented undergraduate students for the Putnam competition 
Cezar Lupu
University of Pittsburgh

Wednesday, February 15, 2017  15:00 to 15:50

Using Matrices to Integrate Functions (or How You Can Win This Year's Integration Bee in Style) 
University of Pittsburgh

Wednesday, February 8, 2017  15:20 to 15:50

Generalizations of the Birthday Problem 
University of Pittsburgh

Wednesday, February 1, 2017  15:00 to 15:50

Cannonballs and Uber 
Jacob Gross
University of Pittsburgh

Wednesday, January 25, 2017  15:00 to 15:50

Can you see the size of a bomb? 
University of Pittsburgh

Wednesday, January 18, 2017  15:00 to 15:50

The abc Conjecture and Fermat's Last Theorem for Polynomials. 
University of Pittsburgh

Wednesday, January 11, 2017  15:00 to 15:50

Deep Learning for Artificial Intelligence 
Suren Jayasuriya
Carnegie Mellon University

Monday, November 7, 2016  16:00 to 17:00

Monster Math 
University of Pittsburgh

Thursday, April 14, 2016  14:30 to 15:30

Can College Baseball Statistics be used to Predict Major League Baseball Success? 
Math 1103 BIG Problems

Thursday, April 14, 2016  14:30 to 15:30

Can College Baseball Statistics be used to Predict Major League Baseball Success? 
Math 1103 BIG Problems

Monday, April 11, 2016  15:30 to 16:30

Interviewing: Types, Strategies, and Dos and Don'ts 
Mark Burdsall
Human Resources/Katz Business School, University of Pittsburgh

Thursday, February 11, 2016  14:00 to 14:50

Intuitive, Yet Rigorous Introduction to the Gaussian Curvature. 
University of Pittsburgh

Thursday, February 4, 2016  14:00 to 14:50

ComputerAssisted Theorem Proving 
Jacob Gross
University of Pittsburgh

Thursday, January 28, 2016  14:00 to 14:50

An Introduction to The Heisenberg Group 
University of Pittsburgh
