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The Visible Scholar

Moving Interfaces and Free Boundaries: Establishing Rigorous Results on Unknown Domains

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
12 noon – 12:45 p.m.
Research & Collaborative Study Area, 1st Floor, Boatwright Library


Dr. Jeremy LeCrone
Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Moving interfaces and free boundaries are ubiquitous in many areas of mathematics and applied science. Dr. LeCrone will introduce some basic examples of each type of problem and discuss methods employed by mathematicians to formulate rigorous results when the setting for the problem is either changing or a priori unknown.

Recent publications by Dr. LeCrone:

Taking place in an open venue in the library, “The Visible Scholar Series” provides a space for informal faculty talks on new publications. Students, staff and faculty can listen and view a “scholar in action".