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Tim McCarty Prospectus


How Experts Conceptualize Differentials

Abstract: The differential is a symbol found in many mathematical contexts, including notations for differentiation and integration. But even though such notations are common, there can be many interpretations of the purposes or

Kristen Murphy Prospectus


Abstract: Spatial reasoning is required for many topics in undergraduate mathematics; graphing, curve sketching, transformations of functions, manipulation of objects in 3D, etc. Many topics covered in calculus require the student to use some sort of spatial skill to make

Student Receives $5000 Actuarial Scholarship


Congratulations to Maleesha Ebanks!

She received Milliman Actuarial scholarship $5000, which is targeted toward minority students that are underrepresented in the actuarial and professional services fields. She passed the first actuarial exam in July 2016 after taking


Thomas Polstra


When are two rings similar?

Date: 11/7/2017
Time: 4:30PM-5:30PM
Place: 315 Armstrong Hall

Abstract: Inspired by results of Samuel, Hironaka, Cutkosky and Srinivasan, and others which give criteria for rings which are quotients of a common

Misha Feldman


Short-time existence of smooth solutions for semigeostrophic system with variable Coriolis parameter.

Date: 10/12/2017
Time: 3:45PM-4:45PM
Place: 315 Armstrong Hall

Abstract: The semigeostrophic (SG) system is a model of large scale atmosphere

WVU-China Graph Theory and Combinatorics Workshop


Every year, the Department of Mathematics at WVU hosts about 10 long term visitors sponsored by Chinese Scholar Council to conduct research in graph theory and combinatorics. To strengthen our collaboration with Chinese Graph Theory and Combinatorics Society, the Department


October 2017

Oct 12 2017 -
3:45pm to 4:45pm
Applied Analysis Seminar
Oct 12 2017 -
5:30pm to 6:30pm
Math Club
Oct 16 2017 -
4:00pm to 5:30pm
Tim McCarty Prospectus
Oct 19 2017 -
3:45pm to 4:45pm
Applied Analysis Seminar
Oct 20 2017 -
2:30pm to 3:30pm
RUME Seminar