Academics

Presentations

2009 GKM Fiber Bundles, presented by Catalin Zara in the Special Session on Symplectic and Contact Topology at the AMS Spring Eastern Section Spring 2009 Meeting, Worcester, MA, April 2009.
  Invariant Theory of the Enveloping Algebra, presented by Alfred Noël in the Special Session on Algebraic Groups and Symmetric Spaces at the AMS Southeastern Section Spring 2009 Meeting, Raleigh, NC, April 2009.
  GKM Fiber Bundles, presented by Catalin Zara in the Topology Seminar, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD on March 30, 2009.
  Algorithmic and Theoretical Considerations for Computing Generators of the Centralizer of K in U(g), presented by Alfred Noël in the Number Theory Seminar, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN on March 12, 2009.
  Nilpotent Orbits Attached to Coxeter Cells, presented by Alfred Noël at the AMS-MAA Joint Meetings, Washington DC, January 2009.
2008 Positivity of Equivariant Schubert Classes Through Moment Map Degeneration, presented by Catalin Zara at the Workshop on Moment Maps, Centre Bernoulli, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland, August 2008.
  The effects of uncertainty on a coastal aquifer management problem, presented by Karen Ricciardi at the XVII International Conference on Computational Methods in Water Resources, San Francisco, CA, July 2008.
  A modified simulated annealing approach for solving constrained optimal groundwater remediation design problems with uncertainty, presented by Karen Ricciardi at the Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematicians, Conference on Optimization, Boston, MA, May 2008.
  Positivity in Equivariant Schubert Calculus: A Symplectic Approach, presented by Catalin Zara in the Special Session on Algebraic Combinatorial Geometry at the AMS Eastern Section Spring 2008 Meeting, Courant Institute, NYU, March 2008.
  A new approach for computing generators for U(g)^K, presented by Alfred Noël at the AMS-MAA Joint Meetings in San Diego, CA, January 2008.
2007 A New Proof of a Positive Formula for Equivariant Schubert Classes, presented by Catalin Zara in the Special Session on Invariants of Lie Group Actions and Their Quotients at the AMS Eastern Section Fall 2007 Meeting, Rutgers University, NJ, October 2007.
  The Atlas of Lie groups and representations: Character Table, Cohomology and representation theory for finite groups of Lie type, presented by Alfred Noël at the American Institute of Mathematics, Palo Alto, CA, June 2007.
  The Atlas of Lie groups and representations: Scope and Successes, presented by Alfred Noël at the 13th Conference for African American Researchers in Mathematical Sciences, Northeastern University and University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA.
  Software for Computing Standard Representations, Part I and Part II, presented by Alfred Noël at the Atlas of Lie Groups and Representations Winter Meeting, MIT Cambridge MA, March 2007.
  Structure and Representations of Real Reductive Lie Groups: A Computational Approach, presented by Alfred Noël in the Interactive Parallel Computation in Support of Research in Algebra, Geometry and Number Theory Conference at the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute in Berkeley, CA, January 2007.
2006 Bala-Carter Classification and Vinberg Prehomogeneous Spaces, presented by Alfred Noël at the University of Maryland at College Park, November 2006.
  Classification of a large class of prehomogeneous spaces and description of their relative invariants, presented by Alfred Noël in the Department of Mathematics Colloquium at Morgan State University, MD.
  Strong Equivalence of Three Definitions of the Bruhat Order and Consequences for the Equivariant Cohomology of Flag Manifolds, presented by Catalin Zara in the Special Session on Combinatorial Methods in Equivariant Topology at the AMS Eastern Section Fall 2006 Meeting, Storrs, CT, October 2006.
  Prehomogeneous spaces associated to graded Lie algebras their relative invariants, presented by Alfred Noël at the International Congress of Mathematicians in Madrid, Spain, August 2006.
  Hamiltonian GKM spaces and their moment graphs, presented by Catalin Zara at the International Conference on Toric Topology organized at the Osaka City University (Japan), June 2006.
  Optimal Hermite collocation applied to a one-dimensional convection-diffusion equation using a hybrid optimization algorithm, presented by Karen Ricciardi at the XVI International Conference on Computational Methods in Water Resources,, Copenhagen, Denmark, June 2006.
  Polarizable theta-stable parabolic subalgebras and $\Kc$-saturation in the non-compact real forms of $G_2$ and $F_4$, presented by Steven Jackson at the Fourth International Workshop on Computer Algebra Systems and Applications organized at the University of Reading (UK), May 2006.
  Prehomogeneous spaces associated with real nilpotent orbits and their relative invariants, presented by Steven Jackson in the Special Session on Algebraic Groups at the AMS Eastern Section Spring 2006 Meeting, University of New Hampshire, April 2006.
  Une application élémentaire d'un théorème de Tauvel, presented by Alfred Noël at GEGAL Université de Poitiers, France, January 2006.
  Espaces préhomogènes associés aux orbites nilpotentes des groupes de Lie réductifs, presented by Alfred Noël in the Séminaire Théorie de Lie et Applications at Université de Poitiers, France, January 2006.
  The Quantitative Reasoning Requirement at the University of Massachusetts Boston, presented by Maura Mast in the Contributed Paper Session, "Achieving Quantitative Literacy," at the AMS-MAA Joint Math Meetings in San Antonio, TX, January 2006.