Becoming an applied mathematician - From mathematical logic to airplanes

Friday, February 4, 2005 - 2:45pm - 3:15pm
EE/CS 3-180
Miriam Lucian (The Boeing Company)
I will describe briefly some the projects I worked on during my Boeing
career, emphasizing the role of a mathematician in a manufacturing
environment. In this context I will discuss the advantages and drawbacks
of working in industry and offer some practical advice to mathematicians
at the beginning of their careers.