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Physics Colloquium, Friday, October 21

Oct 14, 2011

PHYSICS COLLOQUIUM

Speaker: Dr. Sunish Menon of State Farm Insurance
Date: October 21, 2011 (Friday)
Time: 4 PM
Room: 205 Currens Hall


From Physics to Actuarial Science!

Abstract:
The cut-throat competition in business world is generating requirement for business leaders and analysts who are number savvy, creative and critical thinkers. Business analytics requires skills typically found in physics and mathematics graduates. In this presentation, I will talk about my journey from numerical computation to computation of numbers - a journey from physics to actuarial science.

About the speaker:
Dr. Sunish Menon is a computational physicist by training. He currently works as an 'Actuarial Statistician' at State Farm Insurance.

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