# Past Events

Below are events that have already passed. You can also view a list of upcoming events here.

*8,704 total past events.*

## Friday, February 13, 1998

## Thursday, February 12, 1998

### Mathematics Colloquium

Moduli Spaces of Surface Group Representations

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**William Goldman, University of Maryland

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

A Survey of Conversation Biology

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Wade Leitner, Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Modeling and Analysis of Spatially Distributed Queuing Systems

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Ferenc Szidarovszky and Jeff Goldberg, Department of Systems & Industrial Engineering, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Wednesday, February 11, 1998

### Dynamics in Populations Seminar

Game Theory and Coevolution: Evolution and Application to Mutualisms

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Brian McGill, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona

### Special Colloquium

Vector Bundles on Curves

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Kirti Joshi, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Introduction to Conformal Field Theory

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Doug Pickrell, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Tuesday, February 10, 1998

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Diagnostic Interview: Solving Problems (Core Study)

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Jose David Fonseca, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Geometry Seminar

Einstein Manifolds

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Megan Kerr, Wellesley (visiting the Mathematics Department, University of Arizona)

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

Model Theory and Diophantine Geometry

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Dinesh Thakur, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### PDE Seminar

Localized and Non-localized Solutions of a Higher Dispersive Variant of the KdV Equation

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Yves Pomeau, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### PDE Seminar

Non-reflective Boundary Conditions for Dispersive Waves: a Discussion of R.L. Higdon's Paper

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Joceline Lega, Mathematics and Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Monday, February 9, 1998

### SWRIMS Event

**Location:**Math 401

### Special Colloquium

Weird Dice: An Application of Unique Factorization in Z[x]

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Melissa Sutherland, State University of New York at Albany, a candidate for a teaching post-doc position

### Fluids and Mechanics Seminar

A Rayleigh-Ritz Study of Passive Scalar Advection

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Greg Eyink, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Friday, February 6, 1998

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

The Evolution of Optical Fibers for Telecommunications

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Dave Peckham, Optical Fiber Development, Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies, Inc.

### Seminar

What Drives Cosmology-Part IV: Galaxies and Fundamental Particles

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Dr. W. G. Tifft, Department of Astronomy, University of Arizona

### Mathematics Colloquium

Defining Integrality at Infinitely Many Primes

**Location:**Math 320

**Presenter:**Alexandra Shlapentokh, East Carolina University

### SWIG Seminar

Home Computing Systems: PC Hardware

**Location:**Math 102

**Presenter:**Bob Condon, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Special Colloquium

Nonlinear Dynamics of Filaments

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Alain Goriely, University of Brussels

## Thursday, February 5, 1998

### Mathematics Colloquium

Extensions of Hilbert's Tenth Problem

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Alexandra Shlapentokh, East Carolina University

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Mathematical Issues in Modeling HIV Immunology

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Dan Coombs and Kevin Anderson, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Logic and Computer Science Colloquium

Substructural Logics and Resource-Sensitive Deduction

**Location:**Econ 305

**Presenter:**Dick Oehrle, Department of Linguistics, University of Arizona

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

COP + PREDICT + REALBAND = RHODES

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Pitu B. Mirchandani and Suvrajeet Sen, Dept. of Systems and Industrial Engineering, University of Arizona

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

The BIAcore, an Advection Diffusion Problem in Two Dimensions

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Angel Pineda, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona