Dr. Alexander Dimca, University of Nice, France and the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ: Mathematical Lecture: " Curves, surfaces and polynomials", November 14, 2014, Sweigart Hall 115, 10:20-11:20 AM.
Dr. Ciprian Borcea will attend the 30th Annual Symposium on Computational Geometry (SoCG 2014) to be held in Kyoto, Japan (June 8-11, 2014) and lecture about his work with Dr. Ileana Streinu on "Liftings and stresses for planar periodic frameworks".
Dr. Anthony Bahri is an organizer of a satellite workshop of the International Congress of Mathematicians, Seoul 2014. The workshop (August 7-11, 2014) addresses the topic of "Topology of torus actions and applications to geometry and combinatorics". View poster with more information.
Dr. Soumen Sarkar, University of Regina, Canada: The volume of n-dimensional sphere, Tuesday, April 29th, Science Room 102, 5:00-6:00 PM
In January, Prof. Anthony Bahri was an invited speaker at the international conference "Toric Topology 2014" in Osaka, Japan.
The Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, which has the prestige of being the worlds's first scientic journal, published in series A, Mathematical, Physical and Engeneering Sciencies, February 13, 2014; 372 (2008), a paper of Prof. Ciprian Borcea, Rider University and Prof. Ileana Streinu, Smith College, on "Frameworks with crystallographic symmetry".
On February 28, 2014, Dr. Lance Miller, University of Arkansas, a collaborator and guest of Department member Dr. Jason McCullough, gave a lecture on "How singular a curve can be?".
On March 13, Prof. Ciprian Borcea lectured on "Periodic pseudotriangulations", in the Algebraic Topology Seminar of Princeton University. The Seminar is organized by Prof. Willian Browder of Princeton University and Rider's own Prof. Anthony Bahri.
On April 4, a Scientic Symposium on "Mathematical models with applications in crystallography and protein structure", organzied by Prof. Ciprian Borcea at Rider University, attracted students and faculty to three lectures delivered by Prof. Ileana Streinu, Smith College, Prof. George Phillips, Rice University and Prof. Ciprian Borcea.