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Department Picnic


Each year at the end of the spring semester, the Math department and the WVU math club host a picnic. Everyone is welcome to attend, especially students who are considering declaring a math minor or adding a math major.

The picnic is also a nice way to interact with

Chris Short Ph.d Defense


Reducing Spatial Stochastic Models of Membrane Receptors to Approximately Equivalent Chemical Reaction Networks through Coarse Graining

Date: 4/6/2018
Time: 1:00PM-2:30PM
Place: 207 Armstrong Hall

Mr. Short will present his dissertation in the first

Ms. Miaomiao Han Ph.D defense


Date: 4/5/2018
Time: 2:00PM-3:30PM
Place: 216 Hodges Hall

All are welcome.


Xiaoya Zha


Non-revisiting Paths in Polyhedral Maps on Surfaces

Date: 4/27/2018
Time: 3:30PM-4:30PM
Place: 315 Armstrong Hall

Abstract: The Non-revisiting Path Conjecture (or Wv-path Conjecture) due to Klee and Wolfe states that any two vertices of a

Xiangwen Li


Every planar graph without adjacent cycles of length at most 8 is 3-choosable.

Date: 4/26/2018
Time: 3:30PM-4:30PM
Place: 315 Armstrong Hall

Abstract: DP-coloring as a generation of list coloring was introduced by Dvovrak and Postle in 2017,

Liming Xiong


Fobidden subgraphs, some propertices: Hamiltonicity and Superieulerian in graphs

Date: 4/26/2018
Time: 4:30PM-5:30PM
Place: 315 Armstrong Hall

Abstract: In this talk, we persent some results between forbidden pair of subgraphs and


April 2017

Apr 5 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm Hiroki Matsui
Apr 6 2017 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm C.F. Jeff Wu
Apr 6 2017 - 3:45pm to 5:00pm Combinatorics Seminar
Apr 7 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm Janet Anderson Defense
Apr 7 2017 - 7:30pm to 10:30pm Celebrate Einstein
Apr 8 2017 - 11:00am to 1:00pm Junior Math Competition
Apr 10 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm Mushtaq Abd Al-Rahem Defense
Apr 12 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm Hiroki Matsui
Apr 13 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm Deborah Chun
Apr 20 2017 - 12:30pm to 2:30pm Fatma Mohamed
Apr 21 2017 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm Juan Pablo Mejia-Ramos
Apr 26 2017 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm Xiangming Wu
Apr 26 2017 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm David Offner
Apr 28 2017 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm Hung Tran