

Frank Sottile: Talks

Upcoming Talks
 Generalized and multihomogeneous witness sets,
Minisymposium on "Software and Applications in Numerical Algebraic Geometry"
SIAM Meeting on Applied Algebraic Geometry, 3–7 August 2015.
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 The Optimal LittlewoodRichardson Homotopy,
Minisymposium on "Algorithms and Complexity in Polynomial System Solving"
SIAM Meeting on Applied Algebraic Geometry, 3–7 August 2015.
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 Higher convexity of coamoeba complements,
Algebra Seminar, UT Arlington, 8 April 2015.
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 The Shape of Space,
Mid Cities Math Circle, UT Arlington, 7 April 2015.
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 Hyperbolic Soccerballs,
Islander Math Circle,
4 April 2015, TAMU Corpus Christi.
 The TartagliaCardano formula for the Cubic,
Mathematics Teacher's Circle of Austin,
26 March 2015.
abstract.
 Euler's Formula and Reglar Solids,
SHSU Math Circle,
18 March 2015, Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX.
Recent Talks

Higher convexity of coamoeba complements,
TAMU Algebra and Combinatorics Seminar, 13 February 2015
abstract.
Some pictures from the talk.
 Galois groups of Schubert problems,
University of Kansas Colloquium, 10 February 2015.

Numerical computation of Newton polytopes,
Geometry Seminar, Monday 26 January 2015,
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 Hyperbolic Soccerballs,
Math Circle at Rice University,
25 January 2015.

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.
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 Holonomic Gradient Descent for the Fischer Distribution on SO(3),
Dcember seminar, Berkeley 17 December 2014.
 The Shape of Space,
Berkeley Math Circle, 16 December 2014.
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 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.
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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
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text of talk.
 Balls and Boxes: Common shapes in uncommon dimensions,
Texas A&M Math Circle, Advanced group, 1 November 2014.
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 Combinatorial positivity in the Schubert calculus via dual
equivalence graphs,
Algebraic Combinatorics Seminar, Department of Combinatorics and Optimization,
University of Waterloo, 28 October 2014.
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 Hyperbolic Footballs,
Stanford Math Circle, 25 September 2014.
 The TartagliaCardano formula for the Cubic,
Berkeley Math Circle advanced, 9 September 2014.
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 The Shape of Space,
Hilo Intermediate School, 13 August 2014.
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 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.
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 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.
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Higher convexity of coamoeba complements,
KAISTNIMS Mini workshop on Algebraic Geometry, 13 June 2014, Daejeon, Korea.
abstract.
Some pictures from the talk.

