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Talk by Professor Erik S. Van Vleck, Ph.D., (University of Kansas)
Friday, September 17th, 2021 at 4:00 p.m.
Talk by Christopher K.R.T. Jones, Ph.D., (UNC Chapel Hill)
Thursday, February 11th, 2021 at 11:00am EST.
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
President: Amish Mishra
He was born in India and received his B.S. from Taylor University in Mathematics/Systems and Computer Science. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Mathematics with an emphasis in Topological Data Analysis. Amish views his passion for mathematics, teaching, serving, and Christ as integral to his character. He enjoys Ultimate Frisbee, skateboarding, motorcycling, attending church, dancing, discipling, and reading the Bible in his personal time.
Vice President: Hansraj Jangir
Hansraj received a B.S. degree from University of Delhi, India in Physical science and M.S. degree from NITW India in Mathematics and Scientific Computing. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Mathematics from FAU's Charles E. Schmidt College of Science.
He enjoys playing Cricket and Badminton in his free time.
Stephen Hoover is a Ph.D. student at the Center for Complex Systems and Brain Sciences in the Machine Perception and Cognitive Robotics Laboratory. Previously, earned he earned a B.S. in Mathematics from FAU. He enjoys spending his time with people having coffee, playing ultimate frisbee, and building Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) for Science.
Personal Website: www.stephenhoover.org
Secretary: Sulani Thakshila Kottal Baddhe Vidhanalage
She received her B.S. in Mathematical Sciences at University of Colombo, Sri Lanka and is now pursuing her Ph.D. at FAU with an emphasis on Applied Algebra. Sulani is a member of Association of Women in Mathematics (AWM) and of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) at FAU. In her free time, Sulani enjoys playing indoor and outdoor games.
Faculty Advisor: Francis Motta, Ph.D.
Dr. Francis Motta is a mathematician specializing in topological data analysis (TDA), dynamical systems, and mathematical biology. He is interested in every aspect of the expansion of the applicability of TDA to existing machine learning & statistical modeling approaches, especially those concerned with the analysis of data derived from spatiotemporal systems. He thrives on interdisciplinary collaboration ... (read more)
Personal Webpage: http://www.math.fau.edu/people/faculty/francis_motta.php