The Colloquium meets on **Tuesdays from 12:00 to 12:50 p.m.** in Room **306 or 308**, Science Hall 2. Before the talk, we meet in Room 337A for coffee, refreshments and mathematical discussions. If you would like to give a talk, please contact Olaf Hansen. An e-mail announcement is sent out on Fridays before talks with the abstract --- if you would like to be on the mailing list, please send e-mail to Jo Anne Moran.

Date | Room | Speaker | Title (click on the title for an abstract) |

September 12 | Science 2 306 | Prof. Dr. K. B. Reid | Monogamy is optimal |

September 26 | Science 2 306 | Sebastian Cioaba (Postdoc UCSD) | Expanders: Why fat and round is better than tall and skinny ? |

October 3 | Science 2 306 | Joshua Lovelace | Poker and Probability |

October 17 | Science 2 306 | Craig Timmons | On the Four Color Theorem |

October 24 | Science 2 306 | Prof. Dr. T. Neelon | On solutions to systems of analytic equations |

November 7 | Science 2 306 | Heydar Zahed Zahedani | The Invariant Subspace Problem |

November 14 | Science 2 306 | Mai Orloff | Error Estimates for Linear Systems |

November 21 | Science 2 306 | Carl Bobkoski | Hidden Markov Models in Biology |

November 28 | Science 2 306 | Serena Mercado | How to Price Stock Options |

November 30 | Science 2 306 | Mary Zangari | Finite Simple Groups of Small and Medium Order |

December 5 | Science 2 306 | Kassem Al-Azem | Schwarz's Lemma |

December 7 | Science 2 306 | Craig Timmons | Star Coloring Planar Graphs |