# Pi Mu Epsilon

### Pi Mu Epsilon – Patricia Cahn (Smith College)

302 Gordon Palmer HallTitle: Stranger Strings Abstract: How can we describe all spaces of a given dimension? We'll start by describing 2-dimensional spaces, which look like donuts with any number of holes. Then we'll learn how to describe 3-dimensional spaces, by using knots to build portals in our familiar 3-dimensional space R^3.

### Pi Mu Epsilon Seminar – Yuanzhen Shao (University of Alabama)

302 Gordon Palmer HallTitle: The geometry behind phase transitions in physics

### Pi Mu Epsilon Induction

301 Gordon Palmer Hall 505 Hackberry Lane, Tuscaloosa, AL, United StatesThe Alabama Alpha Chapter of Pi Mu Epsilon, the national mathematics honor society, will induct new members on April 14, 2022. New members being inducted this year are: Bray, Mason Connor Cardinale, Leonardo Dante Choudhary, Girith Christian, Brent Estreicher, Samuel Ben Foes, Isabella Follmer-Burnett, Haley Noele Han, Seongjune Hankins, Andrew Cole Harbison, Kathryn Elena Hill,