Mathematics

NC STATE UNIVERSITY

Model Development, Analysis, Simulation & Control
NCSU RTG  Weekly Schedule of Research Training Modules (RTMs) For 200809, RTMs are held on Fridays from 34 pm in HA330 and are open to all graduate students and postdocs in the department. 
Date  Topic & Associated Materials 
9/5/08  Introduction & Overview 
9/12/08  Introduction to MATLAB  including ODE solvers, optimization and visualization (Adam Attarian, Graduate Student, Mathematics Dept., NCSU)

9/19/08  Fundamentals of LaTeX (Amanda Criner, Graduate Student, Mathematics Dept., NCSU) 
9/26/08  Fundamentals of LaTeX  Part II (James Holbert, Mathematics Undergraduate Student, NCSU) 
10/3/08  No meeting 
10/10/08  Fall Break 
10/17/08  No meeting 
10/24/08  Creating Figures using Adobe Illustrator (Michael Shearer, Mathematics Dept., NCSU) 
10/31/08  Creating Figures using XFIG (Ralph Smith, Mathematics Dept., NCSU) 
11/7/08  PowerPoint Presentations (Michael Stuebner, Postdoctoral Associate, Mathematics Dept., NCSU) 
11/14/08  Job Search Tactics (RTG Faculty and Student Panel) 
11/21/08  No meeting 
11/28/08  Thanksgiving Break 
1/30/09  Making the Perfect Poster (Adam Attarian, Graduate Student, Mathematics Dept., NCSU) 
2/6/09  No meeting 
2/13/09  Training Opportunities to Prepare for Grad School (RTG and Departmental Faculty Panel) 
2/20/09  No meeting (Graduate Recruitment Weekend) 
2/27/09  No meeting 
3/6/09  Spring Break 
3/13/09  RTG Group Research Updates (Part 1) 
3/20/09  RTG Group Research Updates (Part 2) 
3/27/09  RTG Group Research Updates (Part 3) 
4/3/09  RTG Group Research Updates (Part 4) 
4/10/09  Spring Holiday 
4/17/09  Pizza Party @ 4pm (outside between Harrelson & Cox) 
LINKS BY TOPIC
Topic  Resources 
NCSU Computer Systems  
MATLAB  
LaTeX & TeX 

Numerical Codes  
Employment Resources  
NCSU Graduate School 