Update from the Spring 2023 MAA sectional meetingThu, 03/09/2023 - 7:01am
Several of our undergraduate students, graduate students, and faculty attended and participated in the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) Section Meeting at Ole Miss on 2-4 March 2023. More than 150 participants from colleges and universities across Louisiana and Mississippi were in attendance. Participants competed in mathematics competitions and presented talks on research and scholarship.
- Undergraduates Bailey Meche and Scott Whitman competed in the 20th Annual Integration Bee.
- Undergraduates Logan Richard, Bryan Flores, Scott Whitman, and Bailey Meche competed and placed 4th in the Mathematics Team Competition, missing 3rd place by only 7 points.
- Bailey Meche presented his undergraduate research project titled DiseaseNet: A Unified Approach to Disease Detection.
- Graduate students Yusuf Afolabi and Arindam Sutradhar presented talks on their most recent research. Arindam spoke on Essential Codimension and Lifting Projections and Yusuf spoke on A Second-Order Accurate Crank-Nicolson Type Scheme for Nonlinear Time-Space Reaction-Diffusion Equations on Time-Graded Meches.
- Faculty member Christy Sue Langley spoke on Redesigning Your Math Curriculum with Coreqs, Planning, and Practice.