Research Talks/Presentations

 

Hope Colloquium

 

“The P2+P' Problem & Entire Function Theory”, colloquium speaker, Grand Valley State University REU program, July 2007

 

“A Hellerstein-Williamson type theorem for functions in U2p*”, Complex Analysis contributed paper session, Joint Meetings, Jan. 2007, New Orleans, LA

 

Knoxville

 

“Extreme Curvature and Level Curves,” Invited Speaker, AMS Value Distribution Theory special session, Joint Mathematics Meetings, San Antonio, TX 2006.

 

"The non-real zeros of P and a conjecture of Gauss, " Colloquium Speaker, University of Dayton, Department of Mathematics, September 2005.

 

“Some Old and New Polynomial Problems,” Colloquium Speaker, Summer Undergraduate Mathematical Science Research Institute (SUMSRI), Miami University, June 2005.

 

“Integration Bees, ” Invited Speaker, Project NExT workshop, John Carroll University, Cleveland, OH, October  2004.

 

“The P2 + P' Problem and More” Invited Speaker, Wright State University, Department of

Mathematics Colloquium, September 2004.

 

“Extreme Curvature,” Colloquium Speaker, Summer Undergraduate Mathematical Science Research Institute (SUMSRI), Miami University, July 2004.

 

“The Effects of Using Notebook Computers (MS Excel) in an Undergraduate Business Calculus Course”, Contributed Talk, AMS-MAA Joint Mathematics Meetings, Phoenix AZ, January 2004.

 

“Using Level Curves to Count Non-real Zeros of f '', ” Invited Special Session Speaker, International Society for Analysis, its Applications, and Computations, Toronto, Canada, August 2003.

 

“The P2 + P' Problem,” Colloquium Speaker, Summer Undergraduate Mathematical Science Research Institute (SUMSRI), Miami University, June  2003.

 

“Winning Strategies in Variations of the Game Poison,” Keynote Speaker, University of Dayton Math Club High School Mathematics Contest, March 2003.

 

“Using level curves to count non-real zeros of derivatives of real entire functions, ” Invited Speaker, Function Theory Seminar, Purdue University, November 2002.

 

"On the Aberrancy of Plane Curves,'' UD Department of Mathematics Colloquium, September 2002.
 

"Counting non-real zeros of derivatives,'' UD Department of Mathematics Expository Seminar, October 2001.

 

“Non-Real Zeros of f '' and the Polya - Wiman Conjectures,” Invited Speaker, AMS special session, Joint Mathematics Meetings, New Orleans, LA, January 2001.

 

“An Ordinary Talk about Extraordinary Zeros”, North Central Section of the MAA, Bemidji, MN October 2000.

 

“Non-Real Zeros of f '' and some Polya - Wiman Conjectures,” Invited Speaker, International Society for Analysis, its Applications, and Computations, Fukuoka, Japan, August 1999.

 

“Counting Zeros: Ordinary, Extraordinary, Real and Non-real,” Bemidji State University Research Seminar, April 1999.

 

“Counting the Non-real Zeros of f '', Stephen F. Austin State University,

Nacogdoches, TX, March 1998.

 

“Ordinary and Extraordinary, Real and Non-real Zeros,” SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY, March 1998.

 

“Non-Real Zeros of f '' and the Wiman Conjecture,” Invited Speaker, AMS special session, Joint Mathematics Meetings, Baltimore, MD, January 1998.

 

“Overcoming Fear of Quantitative Reasoning,” L & S Teaching Fellow Workshops, University of WisconsinMadison, August 1997.

 

“Non-Real Zeros and Real Entire Functions,” Noetherian Ring Seminar, University of WisconsinMadison, Fall 1997.

 

“Real Cool Real Entire Functions and Extraordinary Zeros,” Noetherian Ring Seminar, University of WisconsinMadison, Fall 1996.

 

“The Hayman-Wu Constant,” Summer School session in Complex Analysis, University of Pittsburgh - Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, Summer 1994.

 

“The Element of Temperature, ” Undergraduate Math Club, University of WisconsinMadison, Spring 1994.