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 in-host 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 Wang-Erickson
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 Hilbert-Waring problem
Roxana-Irina 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 Non-Math 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
Computer-Assisted 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