An Introduction to Galois Representations Attached to Elliptic Curves

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY Department of Mathematics & Statistics presents Dr. Harris Daniels, Amherst College Thursday, April 8, 11:00 am via Zoom “An Introduction to Galois Representations Attached to Elliptic Curves “ Elliptic curves are ubiquitous in the field of mathematics. They appear everywhere from diophantine equations to mathematical physics. One…

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Constructions in Combinatorial Commutative Algebra, Old and New

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY Department of Mathematics & Statistics presents Dr. Justin Lyle University of Arkansas Constructions in Combinatorial Commutative Algebra, Old and New Thursday, March 25, 2021 11:00 am via ZOOM This talk will overview some classical constructions in combinatorial commutative algebra, which provide a deep and profitable interplay between…

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What is Algorithmic Harm?

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY Department of Mathematics & Statistics presents Dr. Cathy O’Neil Author of MAA’s 2019 Euler Book Prize winner Thursday, November 19, 2020 11am – 12pm Virtual Lecture “What is Algorithmic Harm?” Dr. Cathy O’Neil will discuss predictive algorithms, what can go wrong and why, and how to address…

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Thinking of declaring a major or minor in the Department of Mathematics & Statistics?

We would love to talk with you about our seven majors and two minors! For more information on how to declare, please go to https://registrar.wfu.edu/program-change-student/ NOTE: The department is currently in the midst of advising and pre-registration. We will not be accepting new major or minor declarations until the pre-registration…

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