Mathematics Seminar

The Mathematics Seminar is the venue where Towson faculty and students report on their research activities. The Graduate Seminar hosts expository talks by faculty that introduce graduate students in the departmental APIM Master's program to topics that present opportunities for graduate research projects. 

Upcoming Seminar Meetings

The next meeting of the Graduate Seminar will take place during the Fall 2018 semester.

The next meeting of the Faculty Seminar will take place during the Fall 2018 semester.


Recent Mathematics Seminar Talks

  • On May 18, 2018, Dr. Gail Kaplan presented a sabbatical talk on Innovative approaches to promote student success in AP Calculus.
  • On May 13, 2018, Dr. Xiaoyin Wang presented a sabbatical lecture on Bayesian dominance analysis on math placement policy.
  • On Novemner 10, 2017, Dr. Sandy M. Spitzer presented a sabbatical talk Exploring prospective teachers’ mathematics knowledge for teaching and ability to notice student thinking.
  • On November 3, 2017, Dr. Alexei S. Kolesnikov  presented a sabbatical lecture on Homology groups in model theory.
  • On October 30, 2017, Dr. Sergiy N. Borodachov presented a graduate seminar on Optimal reconstruction of differentiable functions based on discrete data.
  • On October 16, 2017, Dr. Christopher R. Cornwell presented a graduate seminar on Analysing high-dimensional data.
  • On October 2, 2017, Dr. Jing Tian presented a graduate seminar on the Mathematics of turbulance.
  • On September 18, 2017,  Dr. Nathan G. McNew presented a graduate seminar on Applying probability and SAT solvers to geometric progression-free sets.
  • On May 11, 2017, Dr. Diana Cheng and Ms. Rachael Talbert presented a lecture on Students’ sense-making about climate change in SEMS 250: Perspectives in science and mathematics.
  • On November 17, 2016, Dr. Ming Tomayko presented a sabbatical talk on Collaborating with the Office of Academic Innovation to create an interactive learning object for research purposes.
  • On November 16, 2016, Dr. Vincent N. Guingona presented a graduate seminar on Notions of learnability.
  • On October 26, 2016,  Dr. Seth Chart presented a graduate seminar on Dynamical systems: Describing deterministic behavior with the language of randomness.
  • On October 12, 2016, Dr. Christopher R. Cornwell presented a graduate seminar on Analysing high-dimensional data.
  • On September 29, 2016, Dr. Sergiy N. Borodachov  presented a sabbatical talk on Application of function theory to different optimization problems.