Department of Mathematics

Presentations by mathematics majors at the 2009 Undergraduate Research Day

Several of our mathematics majors participated in the 2009 Undergraduate Research Day on April 29th. Following is a listing of those students along with the names of their faculty advisors and their topics.

  • Michael Baramidze with faculty mentor Dr. Victoria Baramidze - "Finite Element Method for Partial Differential Equations in 2D"
  • John Champion with faculty mentor Dr. Feridun Tasdan - "An Empirical Data Analysis Approach to Commercial Airline Accidents"
  • Karlie Donald with faculty mentor Dr. Robert Mann - "Trends in Mathematics Achievement"
  • Stephanie Geer with faculty mentors Dr. George Barnes and Dr. Iraj Kalantari - "Random Errors in Root-Finding Techniques"
  • Taewoong Kim with faculty mentor Dr. Marie-Claire Koissi - "Introduction to Brownian Motion and Applications to Financial Mathematics"
  • Daniel Kmieciak with faculty mentor Dr. Galen Weitkamp - "Geodesics of a Cone through Maple"
  • Shufang Liu with faculty mentor Dr. Boris Petracovici - "Magic Squares"
  • Samantha McKinney with faculty mentor Dr. Rumen Dimitrov - "Rainbow Mathematics"
  • Carla Webb with faculty mentor Dr. Rumen Dimitrov - "Satisfiability of Horn Sentences"