Members' Seminar | |

Topic: | Zeros of polynomials via matrix theory and continued fractions |

Speaker: | Olga Holtz |

Affiliation: | University of California, Berkeley; von Neumann Fellow, School of Mathematics |

Date: | Monday, February 24 |

Time/Room: | 2:00pm - 3:00pm/S-101 |

Video Link: | https://video.ias.edu/members/2014/0224-OlgaHoltz |

After a brief review of various classical connections between problems of polynomial zero localization, continued fractions, and matrix theory, I will show a few ways to generalize these classical techniques to get new results about some interesting polynomials and entire functions.