Bridgewater State University
Mathematics Seminar
2016-2017 Schedule
Location: Dana Mohler-Faria Science and Mathematics Center, Room 461 (unless otherwise stated)
Time: 3:30-4:30 PM (unless otherwise stated)


Mon., Oct. 24, 2016

Vignon Oussa Why was the Nobel prize winner D. Gabor wrong?

Mon., Nov. 7, 2016

John Pike Random walks on abelian sandpiles

Mon., Dec. 5, 2016

Jackie Anderson Local Arboreal Representations

Mon., Jan. 30, 2017

Stephen Flood A day in the life of a WebWork Instructor

Mon., Feb. 13, 2017

Ben Cote Some reflection groups, braid groups, and an elegant model of one complex euclidean reflection group

Mon., Mar. 13, 2017

Ed Deveney Physics from Symmetry & Group Theory

Mon., Mar. 27, 2017

Matt Salomone A Quantitative "Habit of Mind"

Mon., Apr. 10, 2017, 4:00-5:00

Ward Heilman What is Bitcoin?

For additional information about the talks or to volunteer to speak at a future seminar, contact Jackie Anderson at jacqueline.anderson [at]

For questions about parking, directions, or cancellations call the department office at (508) 531-1342.

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To see the 2014-2015 seminar schedule, click here.

To see the 2013-2014 seminar schedule, click here.