Graduate Student Seminar (Math/Stat 690)

Fall 2019

Time and Location: Wednesdays, 11:00 AM- 11:50 in MP 101

Date First speaker Second speaker Session Chair Discussant
Sep 25 Eswar   Kammara Zhou   Feng Ellie   Gurvich Dr.   Shen
Oct 2 Mark   Ramos Randy   Price Reetam   Mujumder Dr.   Huang
Oct 9 Carlos   Barajas Qing   Ji Abhishek   Balakrishna Dr.   Gobbert
Oct 16 Neha   Agarwa Janita   Patwardhan Yewon   Kim Dr.   Malinovsky
Oct 23 Mingkai   Yu Nivya   George Sumaya   Alzuhairy Dr.   Guler
Oct 30 Abishek   Guin Michael   Retzlaff Gaurab   Hore Dr.   Kifle
Nov 6 SIAM   Student   Chapter Professional   Development   Dr.   Sousedik
Nov 13 Katelynn   Huneycutt Lillian  Chow Luan   Nguyen Dr.   Webster
Nov 20 Nadeesri   Wijekoon Maria   Deliyianni Rabab   Elnaiem Dr.   Roy

Seminar Rules:

Ten days before the talk:
Speaker gets the topic approved by the faculty discussant
One week before the talk:
Speaker submits an abstract (100 - 200 words) and slides to the faculty discussant for comments
Friday before the talk:
Speaker sends a pagaraph abstract to the session chair for distribution
Monday before the talk:
Session Chair emails the announcemet of upcoming talks, with titles and abstracts, to mathstat_all-group(at)umbc(dot)edu
Day of the talk:
It is the session chair's responsibility to bring the student response forms, sign-in sheet and the faculty discussant forms. These can be found at

Students can seek writing help (both abstract and slides) from the university writing center

Faculty are invited to attend any or all of this seminar series. Comments and discussions by all participating faculty, and not only the designated discussant, are invited and encouraged.