Orthogonal Polynomials and Beyond

Series: 
Research Horizons Seminar
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 - 12:00
1 hour (actually 50 minutes)
Location: 
Skiles 171
,  
School of Mathematics - Georgia Institute of Technology

Hosts: Yao Li and Ricardo Restrepo

This will be an expository talk on the study of orthogonal polynomials on the real line and on the unit circle. Topics include recurrence relations, recurrence coefficients and simple examples. The talk will conclude with applications of orthogonal polynomials to other areas of research.