# Past Events

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

*8,736 total past events.*

## Friday, October 5, 2018

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Hydrodynamic fluctuations in quasi-two dimensional diffusion

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Aleksander Donev, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, NYU

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

Hot topics in Solar Panels

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Silvana Pelaez, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Arizona

### Ph.D. Final Oral Dissertation Defense

Measuring Homogeneity

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Andrew MacLaughlin, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, October 4, 2018

### Mathematics Colloquium

Quantifying Gerrymandering: Separating Natural Bias from Partisan Bias in Redistricting

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Greg Herschlag, Duke University

### 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

### Workshop

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

### Tripods

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

### 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

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

On Hydrodynamic Limits of Young Diagrams

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Jianfei Xue, University of Arizona

### 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