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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

Jiaao Li Ph.d Defense


Group Connectivity and Modulo Orientations of

Date: 4/5/2018
Time: 3:30PM-5:00PM
Place: 315 Armstrong 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


May 2017

May 3 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm Ariel Sitler Masters Project
May 3 2017 - 2:30pm to 3:30pm Mushtaq Abd Al-Rahem
May 3 2017 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm Janet Anderson