Spring semester begins Monday, January 25, with a mix of in-person instruction and expanded online classes. Visit Mason’s Safe Return to Campus Plan for COVID-19 updates.
Approximating the permanentFrancis Sullivan, IDA/Center for Computing Sciences
A new nonmonotone spectral projected gradient method for semidefinite programming problem with log-determinant and l_1 norm objective function
From Broken Circuits to Monte Carlo: Approximating the Coefficients of the Chromatic Polynomial
Elliptic sequences and Pfaffian TriplesMichael Somos, Georgetown University
Integral point in orbits of morphisms on curvesVijay Sookdeo, Catholic University of America
Spring 2015 Seminar Schedule
JOHNSON CENTER MEETING ROOM F
Probabilistic Analysis of QuickSort: An OverviewJim Fill, Johns Hopkins University
All seminars Wednesdays 1:30 unless otherwise noted.
Exploratory Hall rm 3301
Deep water formation in the North Pacific during the warm Pliocene
Speaker: Ben McReynolds, Purdue University
Title: Decision Problems and Representations
Speaker: Alex Burstein, Howard University
Title: Patterns in permutations