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November 19, 2009

Greg Hakim to give next MathAcrossCampus colloquium Dec. 3

The next colloquium in the MathAcrossCampus series will be Estimation and Prediction of Complex Systems: Progress in Weather and Climate, to be presented by Greg Hakim, UW associate professor of atmospheric sciences.

The talk will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 3, in 210 Kane, and will be followed by a reception.

MathAcrossCampus is a quarterly colloquium series designed to expose students and researchers to a wide variety of applications of mathematics to real-world problems, with a special emphasis on the growing role of discrete methods in math applications.

The series consists of on main talk each quarter, followed by a reception, as well as a separate discussion with each speaker.