Visiting Lecturer David Ross to Present for Mathematics Department

Posted on 10/7/2010 8:07:10 AM

Dr. David Ross, professor of mathematics at Rochester Institute of Technology, will come to IUP as a Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) visiting lecturer on November 3, 2010, sponsored by the S-COAM program and the Department of Mathematics.

Ross has worked for Eastman Kodak Company, and his current research is in the application of differential equations to problems in biophysics and biochemistry.

Ross will give two presentations on November 3:

  • “Mathematical Modeling of Calcium Homeostatis and Bone Remodeling,” 8:00–9:00 a.m. in Wallwork Hall, Room G98 (suitable for those who have studied calculus)
  • “A Fully Nonlinear Bellman PDE for Inferring Gibbs Free Energies from Light Scattering Data,” 5:00–6:00 p.m. in Stright Hall, Room 327 (suitable for those who have studied differential equations)