Roanoke College

Spring 2012

All sessions will be in Massengill unless otherwise noted.
Date & Time Speaker Title
Thursday,
Jan. 19,
7:00 p.m.
Dr. David Toth,
Merrimack College
Party Time: How Many People Does It Take...?
Thursday,
Jan. 26,
7:00 p.m.
Phillip Kirlin,
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Music Informatics: Computational Approaches to Music Analysis
Tuesday,
Jan. 31,
7:00 p.m.
Saturnino Garcia,
University of California, San Diego
Computer science in a world of multiple cores and dark silicon
Thursday,
Feb. 9,
5:30 p.m.
Trexler 372
Dr. Daniel Robb,
Berry College
Adapting Newton's Laws to Modeling Nanoparticle Growth
Sunday,
Feb. 12,
5:30 p.m.
Trexler 372
Dr. Elizabeth McGrath,
University of California - Santa Cruz
Exploring the Formation of the Largest Galaxies in the Universe
Tuesday,
Feb. 14,
5:30 p.m.
Trexler 372
Dr. Mark Loeffler,
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Radiation and Thermally-Driven Chemistry Present on the Icy Satellites
Tuesday,
February 21,
7:30 p.m.
Wortmann Ballroom
(Colket Center)
Dr. Jeffrey Bennett
University of Colorado / Big Kid Science
Math for Life
Wednesday,
March 14,
7:00 p.m.
Dr. Robert Allen,
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
Surviving an Outbreak of Zombiism
Thursday,
March 15,
6:00 p.m.
Dr. Dan Kalman,
American University
The Mathematical Elephant
Thursday,
March 22,
7:00 p.m.
Mr. Roy Boone,
Department of Defense
From Nuclear Engineering to Counterproliferation
Thursday,
April 5,
7:00 p.m.
Mr. Avery Makel,
Roanoke College
An Investigation Into Sustainable Refrigeration for Developing Countries
Thursday,
April 12,
7:00 p.m.
Antrim Chapel
Tim Chartier,
Davidson College
Mime-matics