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Andrea Bertozzi - UCLA
Mar 30, 3:15pm
Applied Mathematics - Lecture - McCloska Auditorium, MTCC
Abstract: There is an extensive applied mathematics literature developed for problems in the biological and physical sciences. Our understanding of social science problems from a mathematical standpoint is less developed, but also presents some very interesting problems, especially for young... read more
Mar 30
Mar 31, 12:30pm to 1:45pm
Mathematics and Science Education - Other - 3424 S. State Street, Fourth Floor, Room 4007
All are invited to an Open House with mathematics and science education faculty on Tuesday, March 31, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. at the Math & Science Education Department located at 3424 S. State Street, Fourth Floor. Room 4007. During the event, faculty will discuss the... read more
Mar 31
Lin X. Chen - Senior Chemist, Argonne National Laboratory, - Northwestern University
Apr 1, 3:15pm
Chemistry - Colloquia - 111 Life Sciences
Fundamental processes in solar energy conversion involve photon-matter interactions through light harvesting, excited state formation and subsequent conversion to electricity, heat and fuels. Natural photosynthetic systems have demonstrated principles and key factors in light to electricity/fuel... read more
Apr 1
Professor Shuwang Li
Apr 1, 4:40pm
Applied Mathematics - Seminar - E1 025
Apr 1
Matthew Dixon - University of San Francisco
Apr 2, 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Applied Mathematics - Lecture - Stuart Building - Room 220
Apr 2
Jerry Blazey - Northern Illinois University
Apr 2, 3:30pm
Physics - Colloquia - 111 Life Sciences
The Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) in the Executive Office of the President has an important role establishing science policy in the US and promoting the US science and technology enterprise. After a description of the components and organization of OSTP, the main mechanisms for... read more
Apr 2
Songting Luo - Iowa State University
Apr 6, 4:40pm
Applied Mathematics - Colloquia - LS 152
Abstract: We present a Eulerian geometrical-optics method, namely fast Huygens sweeping method, for numerical solutions of Helmholtz equations with point sources. The method combines the geometrical optics approximations and Huygens secondary sources principle in a way that geometrical optics... read more
Apr 6
Hualong Feng
Apr 8, 4:40pm
Applied Mathematics - Seminar - E1 025
Apr 8
Apr 11 (All day)
National Association for Research in Science Teaching (NARST) - Lecture -, Seminar - Hyatt Regency Hotel, Chicago, IL
Saturday, 4/11/15 South African High School Learners’ Views about Scientific Inquiry(1:00pm-2:30pm)Norman G. Lederman and Judith S. Lederman
Apr 11
Apr 12 (All day)
National Association for Research in Science Teaching (NARST) - Lecture -, Seminar - Hyatt Regency Hotel, Chicago, IL
Sunday, 4/12/15 Informal Science Education Symposium: Pedagogy and Epistemology(8:30am-10:00am)Judith S. Lederman Science Teachers' Professional Knowledge: Structure, Development, and Relevance for Students’ Learning Progress(8:30am-10:00am)Norman G. Lederman Measuring Topic-Specific PCK of... read more
Apr 12