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December 1, 2018

PhD student Sarah Minucci received a poster award at the SIAM SEAS Regional Conference. Congratulations Sarah!

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Lauren Hux and Diana Voronina attended the 20th Annual Nebraska Conference for Undergraduate Women in Mathematics [View Image]Lauren Hux and Diana Voronina attended the 20th Annual Nebraska Conference for Undergraduate Women in Mathematics (NCUWM) at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on January 26 – 28, 2018. Lauren is majoring in Mathematics and Statistics at VCU and presented a poster at the conference titled "Enhancing Passenger Preclearance via the Flexible Facilitation Model Technical Analysis of Alternatives” based on her research project from last summer at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. Diana is majoring in Applied Math and Computer Science and is currently studying K-QSAT with Dr. Marco Aldi. Kelly Barnes, Ikram Hamizi, Brandon Ward and Caleb Webber attended the Spring MAA MD-DC-VA Section Meeting [View Image]
Kelly Barnes, Ikram Hamizi, Brandon Ward and Caleb Webber attended the Spring MAA MD-DC-VA Section Meeting held at Washington and Lee University and Virginia Military Institute on April 13-14, 2018 with Instructor Joe Flenner. Blake Conka, Shawn DiRocco, Vinay Gupta, Andriy Mulyar, Jesse Parrish, Shaandro Sarkar, Eric Schoen, Anna Shaw, Christine Sullivan and Caleb Webber attended the SUMS (Shenandoah Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics) conference [View Image]Blake Conka, Shawn DiRocco, Vinay Gupta, Andriy Mulyar, Jesse Parrish, Shaandro Sarkar, Eric Schoen, Anna Shaw, Christine Sullivan and Caleb Webber attended the SUMS (Shenandoah Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics) conference held at James Madison University on October 13, 2018 with Instructor Joe Flenner. Andriy gave a talk titled “Learning Under Class Skews with Hybrid Decision Trees” based on his work with Dr. Craig Larson. Caleb Webber gave a talk titled “Time-scale Calculus and Darboux Calculus” based on his work with Dr. Marco Aldi. Shawn DiRocco presented a poster titled “Mathematical Aspects of Quantum Complexity Theory” based on his work with Dr. Marco Aldi. graduation caps [View Image]
Congratulations to our 2018 MS graduates! Jonathan Aumann plans to further his graduate studies; Meenu Dutt accepted a position as instructor at VCU; Elora Frye will serve as a research scientist at NASA Langley; Matthew Mills will work for Northrop Grumman; and Dauren Nuraliyev will further his graduate studies.
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