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2014 Schedule

 

 

GOL: Golisano Hall (Bldg. 70); CPC: Campus Center (Bldg. 3), GOS: Thomas Gosnell Hall (Bldg. 8)

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Toyota-rit Applied Math initiative presentation Schedule

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Monday June 30, 2014

8:00 Breakfast in Golisano Atrium (GOL)

8:20 Welcome and Introductions with Sophia Maggelakis, Dean, RIT College of Science (GOL 2400)

8:30 Christina Coppage, Geico, Actuarial Sciences (GOL 2400)

9:30 Break

9:40 Leah Andrews, Brand Networks, Math in Social Networking (GOL 2400)

10:50 Break

11:00 Maurino Battista, RIT School of Mathematical Sciences, Math in Forensics (GOL 2400)

12:00 Lunch in the Campus Center Bamboo Rooms (CPC 2610/2650)

1:00 REU Student Presentations (CPC 2610/2650)

1:20 Gary Greenfield, Universtiy of Richmond, Math and Art (CPC 2610/2650)

2:30 Break

2:40 Tim Goodwill, RIT School of Mathematical Sciences, Topics in Algebra (CPC 2610/2650)

tuesday July 1, 2014

8:00 Breakfast in Golisano Atrium (GOL)

8:20 Moumita Das, RIT School of Physics & Astronomy, High School Math and the Physics of Cells (GOL 2400)

9:30 Break

9:40 Paul Wenger, RIT School of Mathematical Sciences, Preparing High School Students for University Classes in Graph Theory (GOL 2400)

10:40 Break

10:50 Jason Barrett, Black Button Distillery (GOL 2400)

12:00 Lunch in the Campus Center Bamboo Rooms (CPC 2610/2650)

1:00 REU Student Presentations (CPC 2610/2650)

1:20 Panel Discussion on Math in Physics Courses, Stacey Davis and Eric West, RIT School of Physics & Astronomy; Rich Ognibene, Fairport High School (CPC 2610/2650)

2:30 Break

2:40 Tad Fox, Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics (CPC 2610/2650)

wednesday July 2, 2014

8:00 Breakfast in Golisano Atrium (GOL)

8:20 Mike Baer, Toyota Corporation (GOL 2400) A Crash Course to Mathematics in Automotive Safety

9:30 Break

9:40 Laura Rolston, IDI Billing Solutions (GOL 2400) My Experiences as a Math Student

10:35 Break

10:45 Thomas Smith, RIT School of Chemistry and Materials Science (GOL 2400) Math in Organic Chemistry and Polymer Chemistry

12:00 Lunch in the Gosnell Atrium (GOS)

1:00 REU Student Presentations (GOS 1300)

1:20 Jeff McBeth, Exelis Inc. (GOS 1300) Mean to the Core

2:30 Break

2:40 Ken Anderson, The Laboratory for Laser Energetics, University of Rochester (GOS 1300) A Conceptual Summary of Basic Mathematics in Laser Fusion

thursday July 3, 2014

8:00 Breakfast in Golisano Atrium (GOL)

8:20 Tony Cabal, Merck (GOL 2400) Mathematics in Industry Illustrated Through My Experience

9:30 Break

9:40 Daniel Johnson, RIT Packaging Science (GOL 2400)

10:35 Break

10:45 Dave Giesen, Schrödinger (GOL 2400) High School Math in Modern Mathematics--The Key to Better Drugs, Cordless Drills and Someday Reading Your Phone in Bright Sunlight

12:00 Lunch in the Campus Center Bamboo Rooms (CPC 2610/2650)

1:00Darren Narayan, RIT School of Mathematical Sciences (GOL 2400) Gauging the Effects of Sub-concussive Hits on Athletes

1:25 Panel Discussion on Probability, Carol Marchetti and David Ross, RIT School of Mathematical Sciences (CPC 2610/2650)

2:40 Break

2:45 Closing Discussion (CPC 2610/2650)

Please write to Birgit.Coffey@rit.edu with questions