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Re: [dc-math] Re: Math meet-up - I plan to attend just have to find my old meetup password. When we did attempt to start the group up bef James H. Sep 6, 2016 6:28 PM
Re: [dc-math] Re: Math meet-up - Ishi C. Aug 22, 2016 1:49 PM
Re: [dc-math] Re: Math meet-up - I'll go On Aug 21,[masked]:42 PM, "steve coleman" < [address removed] > wrote: Mike Aug 21, 2016 11:56 PM
Re: [dc-math] Re: Math meet-up - Daphne kindly provided the little math group meeting space back when we tried to start it up the first time. &n James H. Aug 21, 2016 10:15 PM
Re: [dc-math] Re: Math meet-up - You may add me to the list if attendees. Donald Osmeyer On Au Donald O. Aug 21, 2016 3:26 PM
Re: [dc-math] Re: Math meet-up - Mick C. Aug 21, 2016 2:50 PM
Re: Math meet-up - Kennith, Daphne was nice enough to offer her book store as a venue for this first meetup since I committed myself to keep this group alive. My biggest problem is finding space to mèet while being so far away from DC (I' steve c. Aug 21, 2016 2:42 PM
Re: [dc-math] Hello, An Introduction is in order - Hi all,  I'm Getinet, I live in Silver Spring, MD. That would be a great thing to have such group of mathematicians. My research interest is Numerical Solutions to PDEs, Computational Fluid Dynamics-advection diffusion equation. Getinet G Jun 15, 2016 1:56 PM
Re: [dc-math] Hello, An Introduction is in order - James, Combinatorics sounds awesome as a topic. Personally the area of graph theory is something that I have wanted to get into. I have had so many problems that could be boiled down to a directed graph in order to fi steve c. Jun 13, 2016 6:00 PM
Re: [dc-math] Hello, An Introduction is in order - Adrian, By all means I would love to hear more. Mathematics by its very nature is full of patterns, which is why they can be expressed notionally in very simple symbolic expressions. One can pack a whole lot of inform steve c. Jun 13, 2016 5:52 PM
Re: [dc-math] Hello, An Introduction is in order - Nika, Welcome aboard. We have not discussed anything about meetings just yet, though I work in Laurel so you are not far away. If there is enough local interest it may be possible to set up a few meeting her steve c. Jun 13, 2016 5:45 PM
Re: [dc-math] Hello, An Introduction is in order - Since we're on the subject of combinatorics, here is a cool counting problem I ran across very recently:  "Suppose two people partition a rectangular  Cezar Jun 13, 2016 2:32 PM
Re: [dc-math] Hello, An Introduction is in order - A good little book on combinatorics is by Ian Anderson "A First Course in Combinatorial Mathematics." I've worked on James H. Jun 13, 2016 2:08 PM
Re: [dc-math] Hello, An Introduction is in order - Hi everyone, I'm Cezar. I'm wondering if anyone is interested in having a math jam where we focus on problem solving. I was thinking we could choose some nice problems beforehand (ones with interesting/creative solutions, etc), and Cezar Jun 13, 2016 1:09 PM
Re: [dc-math] Hello, An Introduction is in order - Hello, my name is dr Adrian de Groot. I have written a self published book on the amazing world of numbers. Adrian de G. Jun 13, 2016 12:56 PM
Re: [dc-math] Hello, An Introduction is in order - Hello Steve, My name is Nika. I am new to Maryland but was an attendee of NIKA Jun 13, 2016 12:22 PM
Hello, An Introduction is in order - Hello to all you math enthusiasts. Many of you have probably noticed that this meetup group was in need of an organizer and was about to fall off the edge of this planet. Well I took the bait on your behalf in hopes that there are still some of steve c. Jun 13, 2016 1:05 AM
Science book club in Bowie MD - For people who live in the Bowie/Annapolis area: I help run a science book club where the September book is math-themed: Simon Singh's "The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets". We'll be meeting in Bowie on Wednesday Sept. 30 for an hour of disc Andrew K. Sep 1, 2015 4:06 PM
Impromptu Washington DC @MathsJam tonight - Impromptu Washington DC "Card Colm" M. Sep 23, 2014 7:48 AM
Re: [dc-math] Math meetup: new organizers wanted - Preview not available Sarah Mar 5, 2014 8:47 PM
Math meetup: new organizers wanted - I'd like to step down as organizer and turn over the Math Meetup to a new set of organizers. If you're interested in taking over, please let me know and I'll add you as a co-organizer, which will let you schedule and manage events.  (I'm happy Andrew K. Mar 1, 2014 9:13 AM
Tuesday book club: Video and links for "Proofiness" - For those who haven't finished "Proofiness", or couldn't obtain it: Charles Seife's hour-long Authors @ Google event goes through many of the themes and examples in the book: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v­=qiQwZ6inbOM Andrew K. Nov 22, 2013 5:05 PM
Re: [dc-math] Martin Gardner; cube-folding puzzle - Interesting, I found a different solution. I'll post it later. I wonder how many solutions there are? Sent fr Edward B. Oct 31, 2013 5:47 PM
Martin Gardner; cube-folding puzzle - For those who missed Tuesday's lecture on Martin Gardner, our speaker Colm Mulcahy wrote this weblog entry in commemoration: Andrew K. Oct 31, 2013 4:27 PM
MathsJam and YouTube channels - Preview not available Edward B. Oct 27, 2013 2:18 PM
Meetup details changed: Lecture: The Mathematics, Magic & Mystery of Martin Gardner - I've updated this Meetup with a summary of the talk. Summary: Martin Gardner [masked]), Prince of Recreational Mathematics, died at the end of an astonishing publishing career spanning 80 years. His "Mathematical Games" column in Scient Andrew K. Oct 15, 2013 8:27 AM
Recommendation for Numerical Methods tutor - Can anyone recommend a tutor in DC or NOVA for Numerical Methods? Thanks. Ed Edward B. Oct 11, 2013 4:18 PM
Survey for possible lecture topics - A while ago someone suggested doing a survey for possible lecture topics.  I've set one up; h ere's the link: http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/­S2M66VM The survey has only two questions: whether you'd prefer weekends or weekday Andrew K. Sep 17, 2013 3:27 PM
Re: [dc-math] Call for volunteer speakers - (answering two questions in one message) Sterling DeRamus wrote: >What level are we talking about? My vague idea is it's a level suitable for other members of the meetup, who are people with some background & interest in math, but not necessarily Andrew K. Aug 26, 2013 4:16 PM
Re: [dc-math] Call for volunteer speakers - I can probably to arrange to make it Tuesday.  Me, I like all kinds of math things like stuff I know well like the Collatz conjecture or discrete mathematics and albian groups to stuff I wish I knew more like Cantor Infinities and Tensor C Jeffrey C. J. Aug 26, 2013 11:50 AM
Re: [dc-math] Call for volunteer speakers - What level are we talking about? Sent from my iPhone On Aug 26, 2013, at 10:17 AM, amk wrote: > On Mon, Aug 26, 2013 at 06:18:14AM -0400, Michael wrote: >> When is the presentation? > > No date has been set, and we'd schedule aro Sterling D. Aug 26, 2013 11:49 AM
Re: [dc-math] Call for volunteer speakers - On Mon, Aug 26, 2013 at 06:18:14AM -0400, Michael wrote: > When is the presentation? No date has been set, and we'd schedule around the presenter's availability. An evening lecture would have to be on Monday or Tuesday when the MLK Library is ope Andrew K. Aug 26, 2013 10:16 AM
Re: [dc-math] Call for volunteer speakers - When is the presentation? On Sun, Aug 25, 2013 at 10:05 PM, amk < [address removed] > wrote: user 4. Aug 26, 2013 6:17 AM
Re: [dc-math] Call for volunteer speakers - On Mon, Aug 19, 2013 at 11:11:01AM -0400, amk wrote: > I now have a plan for hosting math lectures at the DC public library.If > you're willing to give a presentation on a mathematical > topic, please send me an e-mail at . I've Andrew K. Aug 25, 2013 10:05 PM
Call for volunteer speakers - I now have a plan for hosting math lectures at the DC public library.If you're willing to give a 30 to 60-minute presentation on a mathematical topic, please send me an e-mail at <[address removed]>. (Back when we had our first dinner/drinks mee Andrew K. Aug 19, 2013 11:09 AM
Re: [dc-math] Springer and other math books for sale - I want the Lia Algebra book! $20 is much better than the new price of $80! let me know Sterling [masked] Sent from my iPad On Au Sterling D. Aug 15, 2013 10:32 PM
Springer and other math books for sale - Last year I won a number of math books at auction that belonged to a local professor (not sure who), most of which look brand new and never read. As much as I'd like to keep them in my library, I'm running out of space and feel they deserve a better ho Edward B. Aug 15, 2013 1:54 PM
Re: [dc-math] Fall plans for the DC Math meetup - I'll be scheduling another MathsJam this month. I wasn't able to these last two and couldn't find any others who were interested in lea Edward B. Aug 6, 2013 9:11 AM
Fall plans for the DC Math meetup - We haven't had any math meetups since May. This is deliberate on my part, because the summer months are busy with outdoor activities, travel, etc. In the fall we'll get things going again.  I already have some events scheduled: * Two M Andrew K. Aug 6, 2013 8:39 AM
Looking for someone to lead June MathsJam - I will not be able to lead the June 18th MathsJam. Is anyone interested in leading it? Ed Edward B. Jun 7, 2013 11:42 AM
Reminder: MathsJam meeting tomorrow - We have a MathsJam meetup tomorrow at 7PM at Science Club: http://www.meetup.com/math-rei­ters/events/103132792/ Please RSVP if you're interested in coming; thanks! --amk Andrew K. Feb 18, 2013 1:02 PM
RE: [math-67] Thanks; plans for future book clubs - I'm definitely interested as well. I have cl Sabrina Feb 6, 2013 8:47 PM
RE: [math-67] Thanks; plans for future book clubs - I would be interested. First because of the variety of sources on a topic, and second because I cannot buy any mo user 1. Feb 2, 2013 11:27 AM
Thanks; plans for future book clubs - Thanks to everyone who came to yesterday's book club meeting; we had five attendees and discussing various topics arising from the pieces in the book. I'm going to make a few changes for future book club meetups, since only 5 of the 12 RSVPs at Andrew K. Feb 1, 2013 5:41 PM
Reminder: MathJam next week; book club in two weeks - Reminder: we have a MathsJam meetup scheduled for next Tuesday, at the Science Club restaurant/bar. Currently there are 12 Yes RSVPs. http://www.meetup.com/math-rei­ters/events/93360842/ Also: the book club for "Best Writing in Mathematics 2011" is n Andrew K. Jan 18, 2013 8:55 AM
Last night's mathematics meetup - Thanks to everyone to who came to last night's meetup! There were 9 of us (of 13 Yes RSVPs), which is a good attendance ratio. Regarding future plans for the group: Meetings -------- The most popular choices in the poll were talks or lectures. Andrew K. Nov 29, 2012 9:47 AM
New meetup organizer; poll about activities - I've just picked up the organization of the Washington Math Meetup group for the next six months.  Let's see if it's possible to start some regular activity; if not, I'll relinquish the group in six months and someone else can try. There may be a com Andrew K. Nov 20, 2012 4:04 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a Class Together (Preliminary Investigation) - 1) Yes, DiffE from MIT 2) --- 3,4) 1 prob set / 2.5 weeks; how often meet? no opinion there at this point 5) I'm in R'ville just east of (RV HS and) Rock Creek Park so any place RV, Beth, Kensington etc Mick C. Aug 22, 2011 12:13 AM
Re: [math-67] Taking a Class Together (Preliminary Investigation) - hi josh i am with you on analysis. I did the grad level RA I course on my own over the summer so I could take RA II in a fall semester here are some books I found interesting and helpful user 1. Aug 21, 2011 2:56 AM
Re: [math-67] Taking a Class Together (Preliminary Investigation) - Preview not available Lee Aug 21, 2011 2:19 AM
Taking a Class Together (Preliminary Investigation) - Dear Friends, I messaged you last week about the possibility of us taking a course together, and was happy that there was a sizable response. While people gave all kinds of suggestions both private and public, there seemed to be an interest in anal Josh Aug 21, 2011 1:00 AM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - I like this idea, more casual might work better for me. Sent from my iPad On Aug 20, 2011, at 8:31 PM, "U. Khan" < [address removed] > wrote: Edward B. Aug 20, 2011 8:49 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - I would love to take a class but don't have the time. But I like the idea of meeting once a week on a weekend to study an agreed-upon topic using an agreed-upon book. Can we do that instead of taking a formal class? This would allow a more c Umar K. Aug 20, 2011 8:31 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - Thanks, Denise, I found a full pdf review of the book. 4 page + footnotes and references http://www.iaes.org/journal/ae­j/June_02/waller.pdf Also, there are copies of the book availab Mick C. Aug 20, 2011 8:26 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - Thanks, Denise, I found a full pdf review of the book. 4 page + footnotes and references http://www.iaes.org/journal/ae­j/June_02/waller.pdf Also, there are copies of the book availab Mick C. Aug 20, 2011 8:25 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - Found it - the text is "Modeling Monetary Economies" by Bruce Champ and Scott Freeman. On Sat, Aug 20, 2011 at 6:07 PM, Mick Collins < [address removed] > Denise Aug 20, 2011 6:53 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - Denise, I would be at least interested in the name of the book, and perhaps the course. Could you try googling and see if a book name sounds familiar. Thanks. On Aug 20, 2011, at 05:45 PM, Denise <denisemguthrie@gmai Mick C. Aug 20, 2011 6:06 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - I'm familiar with a monetary theory text that is extremely interesting and would be quite relevant at the moment. The math is simple, elegant.  Sheds light on how interest rates smooth consumption across time, inflation, hyperinflation, etc.  I've Denise Aug 20, 2011 5:44 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - Hi, Caitlin, What math have you had that you would like to see applied? On Aug 20, 2011, at 04:46 PM, Caitlin <[address removed]> wrote: Mick C. Aug 20, 2011 5:26 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - Not sure if my first email made it so I'll try again. I'd be interested in a class but I've only just n Edward B. Aug 18, 2011 3:22 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - I only learned Calculus II. Is it acceptable? On Thu, Aug 18, 2011 at 9:19 AM, Gabrielle < [address removed] > wrote: Grace Aug 18, 2011 9:22 AM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - Sounds cool 1. Yes I am interested. For how long? 2. Calculus, any level. Diffrential Equations 3. I'm not qualified to tea user 1. Aug 18, 2011 7:25 AM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - Preview not available user 1. Aug 17, 2011 11:47 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - Preview not available user 1. Aug 17, 2011 11:45 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - We could use one of the many free math textbooks available. Some are listed here: http://people.math.gatech.edu/­~cain/textbooks/onlinebooks.ht­ml I have others, if needed, e.g., baby Rudin is a popular source for analysis, and there are problem sets w Jeff A. Aug 17, 2011 10:50 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - I will take a class. I am a computer scientist. Pick it and I will enroll. Nina Sent from my iPad On Aug 17, 2011, at 18:33, Mick Collins < user 1. Aug 17, 2011 9:39 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - Preview not available Denise Aug 17, 2011 9:12 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - Preview not available Mick C. Aug 17, 2011 8:33 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - Preview not available Lee Aug 17, 2011 6:37 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - Preview not available Lee Aug 17, 2011 6:35 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - I'd be interested in taking a math course that shows the applications of the Caitlin Aug 17, 2011 5:24 PM
Re: [math-67] Taking a math course together - 1) Yes 2) DiffE or complex vars 3) No However, I am a full time math tutor (mostly high school) so I certainly see the value in the instructor's time, but, that said, I don't have a whole lot o Mick C. Aug 17, 2011 5:13 PM
Taking a math course together - Dear Fellow Math Enthusiasts, I was wondering if anyone was interested in taking a math course with me. Specifically, I thought it might be fun if a group of us took a class together in a subject that we were all at least reasonably interested in, Josh Aug 17, 2011 3:51 PM
November Math Meetup - The next meetup is scheduled for Saturday, November 20th at 11:00. Daphne G. Oct 16, 2010 2:18 PM
Sep 23 Carriage House discussion - Group, One of our members, Matthew, mentioned that the distinguished lecture series of the Mathematics Association of America holds events locally. The next such lecture (at the Carriage House Conference Center, Wash, D.C.) takes place on Th Umar K. Sep 14, 2010 9:42 PM
September Math Meetup - Our September Math Meetup will start later this time and will be followed by a book discussion and signing with G. Patrick Vennebush, "Math Jokes 4 Mathy Folks" Daphne G. Sep 4, 2010 12:03 PM
New Meetup: August Math Meetup - Announcing a new Meetup for Washington Math Meetup Group! What : August Math Meetup When : Saturday, August 14,[masked]:00 AM Where : (A Daphne G. Jul 19, 2010 10:39 AM
hello! - Thanks, Everyone, for your interest in getting the club going again! I think we're going to have a lot of fun. Daphne, thanks so much for setting this up at Reiter's Books; it will be nice to have a comfortable place where we can relax and socialize. Umar K. Jul 8, 2010 8:56 PM
New Meetup: July Math Meetup Reignited - Announcing a new Meetup for Washington Math Meetup Group! What: July Math Meetup Reignited When: Saturday, July 10,[masked]:00 AM Where: Reiter's Books 1900 G Street NW Washington , DC[masked] Daphne G. Jun 19, 2010 4:16 PM
Book Discussion: NIST Handbook of Mathematical Functions - Join us for a book discussion with two of the editors of " NIST Handbook of Mathematical Functions " Saturday, June 26th 2:00p Daphne G. Jun 13, 2010 6:47 PM
Re: [math-67] Hey - On Jul 13, 2009, at 5:58 AM, Mick Collins wrote: > Am I the only one who thinks that this is an abuse of the meetup > system? Yes, and that if meetup.com does not figure out a way of dealing with it (at the minimum, giving us a 'report spa Kara H. Jul 13, 2009 6:27 AM
Re: [math-67] Hey - Am I the only one who thinks that this is an abuse of the meetup system? On Jul 13, 2009, at 3:54 AM, Marcia wrote: > Hey, I saw that we were in the same group. I just wanted to ask you > to check out my diet blog and tell me what you think of Mick C. Jul 13, 2009 5:53 AM
Hey - Preview not available Marcia Jul 13, 2009 2:59 AM
Meetup details changed: Washington Math May Meetup - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/math-rei­ters/calendar/10113785/ When: May 16,[masked]:00 AM Where: Reite Daphne G. Apr 28, 2009 8:55 PM
Science Writer, Jason Socrates Bardi, talks about "Calculus Wars" and "Fifth Postulate" at Reiter's Books - Science writer Jason Socrates Bardi tells the tale of what happened when, in the early 1800s, three great mathematicians, working independently, came to the same profound conclusion. Discarding this postulate after 2,000 years of following it thus Daphne G. Mar 24, 2009 7:35 PM
New Meetup: Washington Math January Meetup - Announcing a new Meetup for Washington Math Meetup Group! What: Washington Math January Meetup When: January 24,[masked]:00 AM Where: Click the link below to find out! Meetup Description: Our next meeting is t Daphne G. Nov 25, 2008 8:11 PM

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