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2015 Karl Menger Lecture and Awards Agenda

Monday, March 30, 2015

Events will take place in the McCormick Tribune Campus Center (MTCC)

12:45–1:40pm Math Club Meeting
Andrea Bertozzi will give a talk, "Mathematics in the Real World"
All alumni are welcome. Light lunch provided.
2:00pm Memories of IIT
Join in as alumni and friends tell their stories of IIT & Menger.
2:50pm Poster Session
Viewing of Student Research Posters.
Light refreshments available.
3:15-4:15pm Menger Lecture, McCloska Auditorium, MTCC
"Mathematics of Crime" delivered by Andrea Bertozzi of the University of California Los Angeles.
4:15-4:25pm Presentation of Awards
Presentation of the IIT Karl Menger Student Award for exceptional scholarship by a student and the applied math poster competition winners.
4:25pm Reception, McCloska Ballroom, MTCC


Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Bertozzi will meet with students and faculty.

11:25am Research Seminar: "The Ginzburg—Landau Functional and Threshold Dynamics on Graphs for Large Data Analysis."
Location: Engineering 1, Room 258.
12:30pm Lunch Provided
4:40–5:30pm Discussion: "How to Be a Successful Applied Mathematician" with the SIAM student chapter.
Location: Engineering 1, Room 102.