The Mathematics of Outer Space

Thanks to the hit movie Hidden Figures, the women of NASA have been in the news lately, receiving some well-deserved accolades for their amazing work. One SMU alumna, Alyssa Manis, is continuing the tradition now in her work as an Orbital Debris Scientist at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston. "There are thousands of active [...]

2017-03-08T14:14:15+00:00 April 19th, 2017|Alumni Stories, Mathematics|Comments Off on The Mathematics of Outer Space

Research Day 2014

Research Day 2014, a set on Flickr.SMU graduate and undergraduate students are invited and encouraged to present results of ongoing and completed SMU-based research. The goal of this event is to foster communication between students in different disciplines, give students the opportunity to present their work in a professional setting, and share the outstanding research [...]

2016-10-18T08:37:33+00:00 February 27th, 2014|Anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Economics, Engineering, English, History, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology, Religious Studies, Research, Statistics|Comments Off on Research Day 2014

Christiaan Ketelaar presents at the 66th Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics

Christiaan Ketelaar, PhD student in the Department of Mathematics, will present his research results at the 66th Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics at Pittsburgh. He will give a presentation entitled, “The effect of structuring on the stability of electrolyte films,” that investigates the stability of thin film on a [...]

2016-10-18T08:37:34+00:00 October 22nd, 2013|Mathematics|0 Comments