“Dr. Ken Ono says his greatest strength is his curiosity. That curiosity has taken him to the 100 year-old manuscripts of Srinivasa Ramanujan, to the US Olympic swimming team, to astronomical queries into black holes and even to Hollywood. Tune in to hear more about those adventures and why Dr. Ono says theoretical math is an art form.”
Final Exercises ceremony for Department of Mathematics will be on Saturday, May 21, 2022 in Warner Hall (previously named Maury Hall), Room 209 (12:00 - 1:30 p.m.)
Update. due to forecasted heat on Saturday, we are using the inclement weather location.
David Winters will defend the DMP thesis on Thursday, May 5. The title is
“Diagrammatics of Monoidal Categories”
We hope to see you there!
Nathan Li will defend the DMP thesis on Tuesday, May 3. The title is
“The h-Cobordism Theorem”, an exposition of one of the fundamental results in topology that was part of the Fields medal work of Stephen Smale in the 1960s
We hope to see you there; if you prefer to join virtually we plan to use the zoom link
Sam Dulin will defend the DMP thesis on Wednesday, May 4. The title is
“Porous medium equation and applications”
Everyone is welcome to attend.
Hao Yu Li will defend the Masters thesis on Friday, April 29. The title is
“Inducing isomorphic permutation representations from non-equivalent G-sets”.
All are invited for a presentation on this fun topic.
Spencer Martin will defend the DMP thesis on Friday, April 29. The title is
“The arithmetic of Elliptic Curves and the Mordell-Weil theorem”.
Everyone is invited to attend.
UVA Today assembled a profile about Spencer Martin, co-winner of the 2022 MacShane Prize. Congratulations to Spencer and his DMP thesis advisor, Valia Gazaki.