On Thursday, September 24, Mathematics students Katharina Carella '10 and Jillian Neeley '11 will share their research completed in Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) during the summer of 2009. The talk takes place in Williams 310 at 12:10pm.
"Generalized Fibonacci Sequences and Regular Polygons"
Stuart Anderson, physics lecturer
Dani Novak, associate professor of mathematics
Tuesday, February 19
Everyone is welcome to attend this talk linking Fibonacci numbers and geometry. ...
Mathematics major Laura Mansfield '08 presented her work on chaotic dynamical systems at the tenth annual Nebraska Conference for Undergraduate Women in Mathematics, held February 8-10 and hosted by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Laura presented a paper entitled, "The Dynamics of Newton's Method Applied to Quartic Polynomials." This...
In the Math Education seminar, our undergraduate mathematics teaching students and our M.A.T. students shared their experiences from the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) annual meeting that they attended in Atlanta, Georgia. They had the opportunity to learn from sessions focused on mathematics learning and teaching, to visit exhibits highlighting the latest in...