# Past Events

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

*8,611 total past events.*

## Thursday, February 15, 2018

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Inverse source problem for the wave equation with reduced data: an explicit solution

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Ngoc Do, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Wednesday, February 14, 2018

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Pentagram map and refactorization

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Anton Izosimov, University of Arizona

## Tuesday, February 13, 2018

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Efficient computational modeling of left ventricular dynamics

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Brian Hong, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

Reduction of cuspidal characters of finite reductive groups

**Location:**ENR2 S395

**Presenter:**Olivier Dudas, Institut de Mathematiques de Jussieu-Paris

### Analysis, Dynamics, and Applications Seminar

Antipolar ordering of topological defects in active liquid crystals

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Anand Oza, Department of Mathematical Sciences, New Jersey Institute of Technology

## Monday, February 12, 2018

### Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Monads for instantons and bows

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Jacques Hurtubise, McGill University

### Theoretical Neuroscience Journal Club

From grid cells and visual place cells to multimodal place cell: a new robotic architecture

**Location:**MTL 124

**Presenter:**Lola Lozano, University of Arizona

### [CANCELLED] Tripods

Duolingo: Free Language Education for the World

**Location:**SAGHA 202

**Presenter:**Luis von Ahn, Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University and founder and CEO of the language-learning platform Duolingo

## Friday, February 9, 2018

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

Modeling How Selection in One Trait Interferes with Adaptation in Another

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Kevin Gomez, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, February 8, 2018

## Wednesday, February 7, 2018

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Connected graph sums under a stability condition

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**William Faris, University of Arizona

## Tuesday, February 6, 2018

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Identifying the critical components of cancer networks

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Megh Padi, Departmentof Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Arizona

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

From Waldspurger to Guo--Jacquet

**Location:**ENR2 S395

**Presenter:**Hang Xue, U of A

### Analysis, Dynamics, and Applications Seminar

Homeomorphisms of a circle and factorization

**Location:**Math 402

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

## Monday, February 5, 2018

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Math R&R Project: Recruitment and Retention through a Gender and Race Affirming Space

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Aditya P. Adiredja, UA Math

### Statistics GIDP Colloquium

Treatment Allocations Based on Multi-Armed Bandit Strategies

**Location:**ENR2 S395

**Presenter:**Yuhong Yang, University of Minnesota

### Theoretical Neuroscience Journal Club

Automatic Training of Rat Cyborgs for Navigation

**Location:**Math 514

**Presenter:**Michael Volk, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Tripods

Cross-Validation for Optimal and Reproducible Statistical Learning

**Location:**ENR2 S210

**Presenter:**Yuhong Yang, School of Statistics, University of Minnesota

## Friday, February 2, 2018

### Mathematics Education Seminar

#iteachmath: Reflecting on Identities and Teaching Philosophies

**Location:**ENR2 S395

**Presenter:**Lynette Guzmán, University of Arizona

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

(Hydro)-dynamics of Star and Planet Formation

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Kaitlin Kratter, Astronomy, University of Arizona

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

Steady state configurations of cells connected by cadherin sites

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Jared McBride, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, February 1, 2018

### Mathematics Colloquium

Dynamics, Chaos, and the Conley Index

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Sarah Day, College of William and Mary

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Motivational dynamics: a dynamical systems approach for prioritizing control tasks

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Paul Reverdy, Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering, University of Arizona