Fall 2008

All sessions will be in Massengill unless otherwise noted.
Date & Time Speaker Title

Wednesday,
Sept. 24,
5:45 p.m.  

Dr. Roland Minton,
Roanoke College
"The Mathematics of Sports: Myths and Misses"

Wednesday,
Oct. 8,
5:45 p.m.  

Dr. Durell Bouchard,
Roanoke College
"Modeling Human Motion in Video Games and Movies"  
Wednesday,
Nov. 5,
5:45 p.m.
Alexander Moore and Mark Lucas,
Roanoke College
"Student Research in Physics and Mathematics"
Tuesday,
Nov. 11,
7:00 p.m.
Dr. Laura Taalman,
Mathematics Department, James Madison University
"Sudoku: Questions, Variations and Research"
Sponsored by the Student Chapter of the Mathematical Association of America
Wednesday,
Nov. 12,
5:45 p.m.  
Dr. Padmanabhan Seshaiyer,
George Mason University
"Multidisciplinary research in computational mathematics and nonlinear dynamics of biological, bio-inspired and engineering systems"
 Tuesday,
Nov. 18,
7:00 p.m.
Place: Trexler 273 & 274 (Physics labs)
MCSP Faculty "Poster Session: Research Opportunities for Students in MCSP"
Tuesday,
Dec. 2,
7:00 p.m.
John Goss,
International Dark Sky Association  

"An Unnatural Light: The issue of light pollution"
 

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