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Past Events

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8,705 total past events.

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Modeling and Computation Seminar

Multi-Fidelity simulation in the exascale era
Location: Math 402
Presenter: Ray Grout, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

First Gen Students with First Cats
Location: MTL 120
Presenter: Michelle Mckelvey, Associate Director, Academic Success & Achievement, Program Director of Arizona Assurance, Arizona Mentors, Cultural Learning Communities, and First Cats


Website Workshop for Academics & Data Scientists
Location: ENR2 S395
Presenter: Samir Rachid Zaim, University of Arizona

Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Localized phase of excitations in disordered harmonic oscillator systems
Location: Math 402
Presenter: Houssam Abdul-Rahman, University of Arizona

Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Counting positive-genus real curves
Location: ENR 2 S395
Presenter: Jingchen Niu, University of Arizona

Graduate Student Colloquium

The Affine Algebraic Connection
Location: ENR 2 S395
Presenter: Jonathan Taylor

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Pathogenic Variants and Genetic Modifiers
Location: Math 402
Presenter: Michael F. Hammer, Genetics Core, Director, University of Arizona

Faculty Meeting

Update on Postdoctoral Program by Joceline Lega and Updates from Tina Deemer, Director of Academic and Support Services.

Meeting open to instructional faculty.

Location: ENR2 s395

Analysis, Dynamics, and Applications Seminar

Stable planar vegetation stripe patterns on sloped terrain in dryland ecosystems
Location: Math 402
Presenter: Paul Carter, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

Monday, October 1, 2018

Statistics GIDP Colloquium

A super scalable algorithm for short segment detection
Location: ENR 2 S395
Presenter: Ning Hao, University of Arizona


Pragmatic Models for Generating and Following Grounded Instructions
Location: ENR 2 S215
Presenter: Daniel Fried, UC Berkeley

Friday, September 28, 2018

Mathematics Education Seminar

Against All Odds: Creating A Culture of Inclusion and Equity in the Mathematics Classroom
Location: ENR2 S395
Presenter: Sandra Crespo, Michigan State University

Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

Does efficiency drive diversity: the optimal distribution of bumble bee workers
Location: Math 402
Presenter: Evan Kelemen, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Math Circle

Weekly Session
Location: ENR 2 S395

Modeling and Computation Seminar

Why is sampling in high dimensions difficult and when can we sample effectively in high dimensions?
Location: Math 402
Presenter: Matthias Morzfeld, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Algebraic Geometry Seminar

The crepant resolution conjecture in Donaldson-Thomas theory
Location: ENR 2 S395
Presenter: John Calabrese, Rice University

Graduate Student Colloquium

Arithmetic Progressions of Polygonal Numbers
Location: ENR 2 S 395
Presenter: Tristan Phillips

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Sodium Channels Pathologies and Statistical Issues in Pathogenicity Prediction
Location: Math 402
Presenter: Alixx Encinas, Program in Genetics, Yiwen Liu and Joe Watkins, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

Tools You Can Use

Three Powerful Resources in the Department
Location: ENR 2 s395
Presenter: Guillermo Uribe & Cheryl Ekstrom

Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

a-Numbers in Artin-Schreier Covers
Location: ENR2 S395
Presenter: Jeremy Booher, U of A

Monday, September 24, 2018

Special Undergraduate Meeting

Career Opportunities in Risk Management
Location: Math 402
Presenter: Lamont Boyd, Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter Society


Dimension Reduction, Matrix Factorizations, and Clustering Algorithms
Location: ENR 2 N595
Presenter: Keaton Hamm, University of Arizona

Friday, September 21, 2018

Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Integrated computational physics and numerical optimization
Location: Math 501
Presenter: Matthew J. Zahr, Computational Research Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
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