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Talk by Mr. Alex D. Zharichenko (Aurora Innovation and the University of Pittsburgh)Friday, February 11th, 2022 4:00 pm EST

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. 

Talk by Yang Kuang, Ph.D., (ASU)
Friday, February 19th, 2021 at 4pm EST. 

Talk by Nancy Rodriguez, Ph.D., (UC Boulder)
Thursday, March 18th, 2021 at 11:00am EST.

Talk by Sirani Perera, Ph.D., (ERAU)
Friday, April 9th, 2021 at 4:00pm EST.

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Amish Mishra

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.

Email: amishra2019@fau.edu


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. 

Email:  hjangir2020@fau.edu 


Treasurer: vacant


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.

Dr. Motta

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)

Email: fmotta@fau.edu

Personal Webpage: https://www.math.fau.edu/people/faculty/francis_motta.php