|Topic:||Zeros of polynomials via matrix theory and continued fractions|
|Affiliation:||University of California, Berkeley; von Neumann Fellow, School of Mathematics|
|Date:||Monday, February 24|
|Time/Room:||2:00pm - 3:00pm/S-101|
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.