Frank Sottile: Talks

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Upcoming Talks
  • Hyperbolic Soccerballs, Islander Math Circle, 4 April 2015, TAMU Corpus Christi.
  • The Tartaglia-Cardano formula for the Cubic, Mathematics Teacher's Circle of Austin, 26 March 2015. abstract.
  • Galois groups of Schubert problems, University of Michigan Colloquium, 24 February 2015.
  • Galois groups of Schubert problems, University of Kansas Colloquium, 9/10 February 2015.
  • Numerical computation of Newton polytopes, Geometry Seminar, Monday 26 January 2015, abstract.
  • Hyperbolic Soccerballs, Math Circle at Rice University, 25 January 2015.

Recent Talks
  • Integrating Engineering Concepts in Math Circle Activities, MAA Session on What Makes a Successful Math Circle, Joint Mathematics Meetings, (Alex Sprintson's talk, delivered by Frank Sottile) 13 January 2015. text of talk.
  • Numerical computation of Newton polytopes, Special Session on Algebraic and Geometric Methods in Applied Discrete Mathematics, Joint Mathematics Meetings, 11 January 2015, abstract. text of talk.
  • TAMU Math Circle, MAA General Contributed Session on Outreach, Joint Mathematics Meetings, 10 January 2015. abstract. text of talk.
  • Some more geometry in the secondary fan, Courant Geometry Seminar, 6 January 2015. abstract.
  • Holonomic Gradient Descent for the Fischer Distribution on SO(3), D-cember seminar, Berkeley 17 December 2014.
  • The Shape of Space, Berkeley Math Circle, 16 December 2014. abstract.
  • Galois groups of Schubert problems, UVA Colloquium, 10 December 2014. abstract. text of talk.
  • Some more geometry in the secondary fan, Berkeley Combinatorics Seminar, 8 December 2014. abstract.
  • Cohomological Consequences of the Pattern Map, Special Session on Geometry and combinatorics on homogeneous spaces, AMS Sectional Meeting in Greensboro, NC Nov. 8–9, 2014 abstract text of talk.
  • Balls and Boxes: Common shapes in uncommon dimensions, Texas A&M Math Circle, Advanced group, 1 November 2014. abstract.
  • Combinatorial positivity in the Schubert calculus via dual equivalence graphs, Algebraic Combinatorics Seminar, Department of Combinatorics and Optimization, University of Waterloo, 28 October 2014. abstract.
  • Hyperbolic Footballs, Stanford Math Circle, 25 September 2014.
  • The Tartaglia-Cardano formula for the Cubic, Berkeley Math Circle advanced, 9 September 2014. abstract.
  • The Shape of Space, Hilo Intermediate School, 13 August 2014. abstract.
  • Lower bounds for real solutions to systems of polynomials, Perspectives of Modern Complex Analysis, 24 July 2014, Banach Center, Poland. abstract. text of talk.
  • What is Schubert Calculus?, Colloquium, University of Ibadan, 11 July 2014. abstract.
  • Some Algebraic Geometry in Applications, Nigerian Women's Mathematics Conference, University of Ibadan, 8 July 2014.
  • Platonic solids in the next dimension, Camp U Discover, College Hills Elementary School, College Station Texas, 27 June 2014. abstract.
  • Higher convexity of coamoeba complements, KAIST-NIMS Mini workshop on Algebraic Geometry, 13 June 2014, Daejeon, Korea. abstract. Some pictures from the talk.

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