VCU Discrete Mathematics Seminar

Date  Time  Room  Speaker (click on title for abstract)  
Thur. Sept. 3  12:30–1:30  Harris 4119  Laura McLay (VCU) Knapsack Problem Variations and Homeland Security: Theory and Application 

Thur. Sept. 10  12:30–1:30  Harris 4119  (no talk)  
Thur. Sept. 17  12:30–1:30  Harris 4119  (no talk)  
Thur. Sept. 24  12:30–1:30  Harris 4119  Dan Cranston (VCU) A New Lower Bound on the Density of Vertex Identifying Codes for the Infinite Hexagonal Grid 

Thur. Oct. 1  12:30–1:30  Harris 4119  Monte Kier (VCU) Cellular Automata Models of Complex Biochemical Systems 

Thur. Oct. 8  12:30–1:30  Harris 4119  Sivaram Narayan (Central Michigan) Finding the minimum semidefinite rank of a graph 

Thur. Oct. 15  12:30–1:30  Harris 4119  Reading Day  
Thur. Oct. 22  12:30–1:30  Harris 4119  Jason Merrick (VCU) Modeling Oil Spills 

Thur. Oct. 29  12:30–1:30  Harris 4119  Paul Brooks (VCU) Ryser's Conjecture and Special Cases 

Thur. Nov. 5  12:30–1:30  Harris 4119  Lon Mitchell (VCU) A tasty talk: the Sandwich Theorem 

Thur. Nov. 12  12:30–1:30  Harris 4119  Danail Bonchev (VCU) Some Graph Invariants of Use in Mathematical Chemistry 

Thur. Nov. 19  12:30–1:30  Harris 4119  Craig Larson (VCU) Teaching with GrInvIn 

Thur. Nov. 26  12:30–1:30  Harris 4119  Thanksgiving Day  
Thur. Dec. 3  12:30–1:30  Harris 4119  Robert Rubalcaba (DOD) Vizing's conjecture: 4 decades later 