# AY 16-17 GAUSS

## SPRING 2017

WHEN: **Friday, April 7th, 2017 at 4pm in PB 012**

PRESENTER:** Edward Sichel (Fresno State graduate student)**

TITLE: *On Contractive and Expansive Mappings in Compact Metric Spaces*

ABSTRACT: We will give a brief introduction to metric spaces, including some basic concepts and applications, and proceed to discuss the nature of contractions and expansions on a compact metric space.

WHEN: **Friday, March 24th @3pm in PB 012**

**Title:** Dividing a length into equal n-ths exactly

**Presenters:** Emma DenBesten and Cody Hughson (Fresno State students) Assisted by Maria Diaz, German
Lara, and Majerle Reeves (Fresno State students)

**WHEN**: Friday, February 17th, 2017 at 4pm in PB 012

**Title**: Exploring Tessellations

**Presenters**: Ariana Cavazos and Maria Diaz (Fresno State Students)

WHEN: Friday, February 10th, 2017 at 3pm in PB 012

WHAT: **Figurate Numbers**

WHO (Presenters): Emma DenBesten and Majerle Reeves (Fresno State Students)

WHEN: Friday, February 3rd, 2017 at 2pm in PB 012

WHAT: **Excursions in Graph Theory**

WHO: Andrea Carrillo and Antonia Yeung (Fresno State Students)

## FALL 2016

**Friday , October 28, 2016 at 4pm in PB 11**

Summer Al-Hamdani, Carmen Caprau, Ariana Cavazos, Doreen De Leon, Tamas Forgacs, Ling Du Savala, Howie Hua, Majerle Reeves, Paul Savala, Jim Stinecipher, Oscar Vega, Andres Zumba

**Title:** Graduate Programs, Summer Programs & Undergraduate Research Experiences at Fresno
State

**Flyer**: Click here!

** Friday, September 30, 2016 at 4pm in PB 11 **Andrzej Piotrowski (Fresno State, UAS)

**Title:** Long Division Like You've Never Seen Before

**Abstract**: Click here!