Science Inspires Lecture Series for Fall Announced by College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Posted on 9/4/2015 11:23:18 AM

The College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics will launch the 2015–16 Science Inspires Series (SIS) with a faculty talk, “Integer Partitions — They Do Grow On Trees,” by Timothy Flowers (IUP, Mathematics) on September 10 at 4:30 p.m. in 107 Weyandt Hall.

On October 1, SIS will join IUP’s Sigma Xi in bringing to campus distinguished speaker Robert Wallace, professor, and Erik Jonsson, distinguished chair of Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Texas, Dallas. Wallace’s lecture, “2D Materials: Challenges and Opportunities for Electronics,” will take place at 4:30 p.m. in Eberly Auditorium, followed with a public reception in the Eberly Atrium.

The fall semester SIS series will close out on November 12 with a faculty talk by Waleed Farag (IUP, Computer Science) on “A Novel System for Searching Image Databases using Evolutionary Algorithms” at 4:30 p.m. in 107 Weyandt Hall.