Mathematics Capstone Poster Session

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Seven mathematics majors recently presented their capstone research at a poster session held on Monday, April 29, 2013 in the McKelvey Campus Center Carlson Atrium.

The following is a listing of the capstone participants, faculty advisors, and capstone titles:

Bethany Ekimoff
Faculty Advisor:  Dr. Jeffrey Boerner
Title:  Checkerboard Surfaces on Knots

Christina Erceg
Faculty Advisor:  Dr. David Offner
Title:  Backgammon End Game Doubling Strategies in Money Play and Match Play
 
Lisa Kaylor
Faculty Advisor:   Dr. David Offner
Title:  Matrices over Z (mod p) with Eigenvalues in the Same Field
 
Andrew Kieffer
Faculty Advisors:   Dr. David Offner and Dr. Jeffrey Boerner
Title:  Using a Markov Chain Model to Compare the 2012 MLB Playoff System to the 2011 System
 
Domenic Neely
Faculty Advisor:   Dr. Carolyn Cuff
Title:  Quarantine for an Infectious Disease
 
Daniel Rutkowski
Faculty Advisors:   Dr. Natacha Fontes-Merz and Mr. James Anthony
Title:  An Exploration in Cover Pebbling
 
Morgan Swartz
Faculty Advisor:  Dr. Carolyn Cuff
Title:  Statistical Analysis of an Analytical Chemistry Experiment: Applications of Partial Least Squares Regression to Biodiesel Blends and Frackwater Samples

Research Papers


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Bethany Ekimoff




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Christina Erceg




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Lisa Kaylor




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Andrew Kieffer




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Domenic Neely




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Daniel Rutkowski




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Morgan Swartz