AWM Research Symposium 2015 will be held at University of Maryland, College Park, April 11 -12, 2015. The symposium will showcase the research of women in the mathematical professions. It will feature four plenary talks
, special sessions
on a broad range of research in pure and applied mathematics, and poster sessions
for graduate students and recent PhDs. Join us next spring on the University of Maryland campus.
Symposium Registration: Registration fee is $30 for AWM members, $60 for non-members
and $20 for students. Online registration is now open and closes at 11:59 (EST) on April 9, 2015.
for a PDF file of the Program.
The main part of the symposium will be
held in the Math Department Building at the University of Maryland, with the
plenary talks in the nearby Physics Building.
The Reception and Banquet on Saturday evening will be at the Marriott
hotel. See map of University of
Maryland for details.
Parking: Regents Parking Garage for the symposium talks. Parking is free on the weekends as long as one doesn't park in a numbered space. Park at the College Park Marriott Inn & Conference Center Garage for the banquet. Parking fees apply.
Transportation to and from the AWM Banquet: Shuttle buses will be available at the Math Dept. Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 5:15 pm to transport attendees to the College Park Marriott Inn & Conference Center. After the banquet shuttles buses will be available at 9:30 pm to transport attendees to the local hotels (see list on website) and College Park Metro station.
List of Restaurants
Information about travel to the
University of Maryland can be found here
Information. The cutoff date for the conference
rates ranges from March 18 through March 31. There is shuttle service from the hotels to the campus.
- Research from the ''Cutting EDGE" (Ami Radunskaya, Kathleen Ryan)
- Many facets of Probability (Sandra Cerrai, Elena Kosygina)
- Topics in Computational Topology and Geometry (Erin Chambers, Elizabeth Munch)
- Low-dimensional Topology (Elisenda Grigsby, Shelly Harvey)
- Number Theory (Wei Ho, Matilde Lalin, Jenny Fuselier)
- Mathematics at Government Labs and Centers (Gail Letzter, Carla Martin)
Math (and Theoretical Computer Science) (Blair Sullivan)
- Symplectic Topology/Geometry (Katrin Wehrheim)
- Recent mathematical advancements empowering signal/image processing (Julia Dobrosotskaya, Weihong Guo)
- Algebraic Geometry (Angela Gibney, Linda Chen)
- Sharing the Joy: Engaging Undergraduate Students in Mathematics (Julie Barnes, Jo Ellis-Monaghan ,Maura Mast)
- Statistics (Nancy Flournoy, Mary Gray)
- PDEs in Continuum Mechanics (Anna Mazzucato, Maria Gualdani)
- Mathematical Biology (Erika Camacho, Talitha Washington)
Special Presentation: Philip Whitman, INTECH
- Stock Market Stability
Reception and Jobs Panel
Banquet on Saturday Evening (co-sponsored by Microsoft Research)
Keynote speaker: Shirley Malcom
, American Association for
the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
Ruth Charney, Brandeis University
Shelly Harvey, Rice University
Kristin Lauter, Microsoft Research
Gail Letzter, National Security Agency
Magnhild Lien, California State University Northridge
Konstantina Trivisa, University of Maryland
Talitha Washington, Howard University