Mathematics & Mathematics Education
ACADEMIC GROUP

MME Staff and Graduate Student Colloquium 2016
Date: Friday 25 November 2016
Time: 4.30 pm – 8.30 pm
Venue: TR 721 (Math Edn) & TR 722 (Math)
Registration : Closed

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Programme

4.30 pm – 5 pm Registration (TR 721)
5 pm Opening remarks by Head MME (TR721)
5.15 – 6.15 pm Concurrent Session I (15 mins presentation + 15 mins discussion)
Mathematics Education (TR 721)
Chair: Prof Berinderjeet Kaur

Use of comics in teaching mathematics
A/P Toh Tin Lam
A study of classroom assessment techniques in mathematics
Wang Kangcheng & Jeremy Gafar
Mathematics (TR 722)
Chair: A/P Dong Fengming

Optimal orientations of G vertex-multiplications
A/P Tay Eng Guan
A ‘rough’ introduction to semicontinuous lattices
Beertino Romerow Woe
6.15 – 7.00 pm Dinner
7.00 – 8.30 pm Concurrent Session II (15 mins presentation + 15 mins discussion)]
Mathematics Education (TR 721)
Chair: Prof Berinderjeet Kaur

A study of mathematics homework in Singapore secondary two classrooms
Alina Khaw Han Ron
A video-based professional development programme for Thai primary 6 teachers
Muanfun Yaowiwat
The seven hierarchical levels of understanding of vectors of some Singapore students
A/P NG Swee Fong, SEOH Bee Hua, LEE Yee Tyng, Judy NG Suan Khee
Mathematics (TR 722)
Chair: A/P Dong Fengming

Group lasso method with application on the biomedical spectroscopic data
Zou Lin
Properties on chromatic polynomials of hypergraphs
Ruixue Zhang
Penalized classification and feature selection with its application to detection of Chinese herbal medicine
Ast/P Zhu Ying
(4.30 pm – 5 pm)
Registration
(5 pm )
Opening remarks by head MME (TR722)
(5.15 – 6.15 pm)
Concurrent Session I (15 mins presentation + 15 mins discussion)
Mathematics Education (TR 721)
MME Staff – Ast/P Leong Yew Hoong
Proving without proofs
Graduate Student – Tan Liang Soon
Professional development for teachers of mathematical modelling in Singapore
Mathematics (TR 722)
MME Staff – Ast/P Toh Pee Choon
What is the crank of a partition?
Graduate Student – Ng Kok Min
Quasi-metric spaces and their corresponding poset of formal balls
(6.15 – 7.00 pm)
Dinner
(7.00 – 8.30 pm)
Concurrent Session II (15 mins presentation + 15 mins discussion)]
Mathematics Education (TR 721)
Graduate Student – Romina Yap Ann Soon

Using activity theory to study the development of an (aspiring) professional learning community
Graduate Student – Katie Bueker-Sibbit
Informing Mathematics Pedagogy: Singapore Practices and US Reform
MME Staff – Prof Berinderjeet Kaur
Teaching for Metacognition – Teachers working and learning collaboratively in two-tiered communities of practice
Mathematics (TR 722)
Graduate Student – Dewi Kartika Sari
A new topology on the Denjoy space
Graduate Student – Ng Boon Leong
Chromatic equivalence classes of complete tripartite graphs
MME Staff – Ast/P Ho Weng Kin
Rough set theoretic approach to domain theory