Graduate Colloquium Spring 2015

Wednesday - 4:00 p.m.
McHenry Building - Room 4130
Refreshments served at 3:30 in room 4161
For further information, please contact Wei Yuan or call 831-459-2969

Wednesday April 8, 2015 TBA 

Wednesday April 15, 2015 TBA

Wednesday April 22, 2015 TBA


Wednesday April 29, 2015 TBA

Wednesday May 6, 2015 
Transition from academic math to data science

Burcu Baran

Burcu Baran did her PhD in number theory, working on elliptic curves and Galois representations. She was a postdoc at Stanford for 2 years, followed by 3 postdoctoral years in the University of Michigan Society of Fellows, and recently made a career change into data science through Insight Data Science Fellows Program.  Burcu now works as a data scientist at the start-up 6sense in San Francisco. She will discuss her experience with the transition and being a mathematician in the data science world.

Wednesday May 13, 2015 TBA

Wednesday May 20, 2015 TBA

Wednesday May 27, 2015 TBA

Wednesday June 3, 2015 TBA