**Fall 2019 MAMS Colloquium Series**

**All colloquia will be held in Yost 306 on Fridays at 3:00PM, unless otherwise noted.*

**Events are also maintained on Physbot.*

**September 27, 2019**

Title:*Invertibility of Inhomogenuous Heavy-Tailed Matrices***
Speaker:** Galyna Livshyts, Georgia Institute of Technology

**October 11, 2019**

Title: *An Orthogonal Polynomials Approach to Poncelet’s Theorem, Numerical Range, Blaschke Products, and Beyond…***
Speaker:** Andrei Martinez, Finkelshtein, Professor, Department of Mathematics (Baylor University)

**November 8, 2019**

Title: *SIMPATY: A New Adaptive Tool for Structure Design***
Speaker:** Simona Perotto (Polytechnic University of Milan)

**November 15, 2019**

Title: *Mathematical Modeling of Bleb-Based Chemotaxis in Dictyostelium Discoideum***
Speaker:** Emmanuel Asante-Asamani (Hunter College)

**November 22, 2019**

Title: *Algebraic K-Theory for 2-Categories***
Speaker: **Niles Johnson, Associate Professor (Ohio State University, Newark)

**December 6, 2019**

Title: *Simultaneous Rational Approximation***
Speaker: **Ulises Fidalgo, Lecturer (CWRU, Department of Mathematics, Applied Mathematics and Statistics)