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Friday, March 16, 2018

Recent Progress in Euclidean Geometry

Workshop on the occasion of the 65th birthday of Professor Paul Yiu

Conference Program

ABSTRACTS

All talks are in PS 109.

1:30 - 2:00
Coffee and Cookies in PS 109
2:00 - 2:05 Opening remarks by Dr. Rainer Steinwandt, Department Chair
2:05 - 2:10 Opening remarks by Dr. Lianfen Qian, Associate Dean
2:10 - 2:30 Petra Surynková:
Selected Planar Curves and their Constructions
2:35 - 2:55 Lubomir Markov:
The Search for Equable and m-Equable Triangles: A Mathematical Delight
3:00 - 3:20
Coffee Break and Conference Picture
3:20 - 3:40 Li Zhou:
Elementary Extrema in Euclidean Geometry
3:45 - 4:05 Xiao-Dong Zhang:
On a Generalization of Bertrand’s Postulate
4:10 - 4:30 Robert Bosch:
A New Proof of the Erdős-Mordell Inequality
4:35 - 4:55 Timothy Ford:
Sums of Squares in the Field of Rational Functions ℝ(x,y)




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This conference is partially supported by a grant from the Simons Foundation (Award #245848 to the first named organizer)

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