Research Experiences for Undergraduates

Program in Mathematics at Mississippi State University

 
 
Summer 2003

 

 

Colloquium

 

Date:  July 21, 2003

Time:  4:00 PM

Location:  Allen 411

 

 

 

Speaker:  Dr. Bruce Ebanks, Mississippi State University

 

 

Title:

What is a Functional Equation?

 

Abstract:

 

1)     examples of functional equations of various types,

2)     a tiny bit of history of the field,

3)     some major themes for the theory and applications of functional equations,

4)     basic theory of the fundamental Cauchy equation.

 

 

 

 

Refreshments served in our faculty lounge at 3:30 p.m.