# Past Events

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

*8,524 total past events.*

## Monday, November 13, 2017

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

More than "just" mathematics: Using digital media as invitations to engage with local and global contexts

**Location:**ENR 2 S 395

**Presenter:**Lynette Guzman, UA Math

## Thursday, November 9, 2017

### Mathematics Colloquium

Lie Algebra and Representations, with a focus on recent results for the Virasoro Lie Algebra

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Matthew Ondrus, Weber State University, Ogden, Utah

### Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Arithmetic representations of fundamental groups

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Daniel Litt, Columbia University

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

New methods for Bayesian optimization of expensive functions

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Matthias Poloczek, Department of Systems and Industrial Engineering, University of Arizona

## Wednesday, November 8, 2017

## Tuesday, November 7, 2017

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Fluid mechanics of suspensions and microfluidics: Dynamics of cellular adhesion

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Scott Sawyer, Department of Physics, University of Arizona

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

Jensen-Pólya Criterion for the Riemann Hypothesis and Related Problems

**Location:**ENR2 S395

**Presenter:**Larry Rolen, Georgia Tech

### Analysis, Dynamics, and Applications Seminar

Defects in pattern formation

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Jinjin Liang, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Monday, November 6, 2017

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Inquiry-Based Learning in College Mathematics

**Location:**ENR 2 S 395

**Presenter:**Patrick X. Rault, University of Arizona. Associate Professor & Program Director of Mathematics for UA South

### Statistics GIDP Colloquium

MetaGen: Reference-Free Learning with Multiple Metagenomic Samples

**Location:**ENR2 S395

**Presenter:**Wenxuan Zhong, Georgia State University

## Friday, November 3, 2017

### Mathematics Education Seminar

AZ Noyce MaTh Seminar

**Location:**ENR 2 s395

**Presenter:**Cynthia Anhalt, Jennifer Eli, Marta Civil, Rebecca McGraw, University of Arizona

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Gene conversion facilitates adaptive evolution on rugged fitness landscapes

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Lev Tsimring, BioCircuits Institute, University of California, San Diego

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

Research Round-Table Discussion

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Soleh Dib, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, November 2, 2017

### Mathematics Colloquium

Law of Large Numbers for SIR Process on Random Graph

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Grzegorz Rempala, Ohio State University

### Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Rational curves on elliptic surfaces

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Doug Ulmer, University of Arizona

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

High-dimensional state estimation and numerical weather prediction

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Chris Snyder, National Center for Atmospheric Research

## Wednesday, November 1, 2017

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Probabilistic Opinion Dynamics

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Doron Shahar, University of Arizona

### Graduate Student Colloquium

Modular Forms and Ramanujan Congruences

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Anthony Kling, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Tripods

Overview of Statistical Dimension Reduction Techniques

**Location:**ENR 2 S230

**Presenter:**Dr. Ning Hao, UA Mathematics

## Tuesday, October 31, 2017

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Fluid mechanics of suspensions and microfluidics: Introduction to Stokes flow and microfluidics

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Hannah Biegel & Nicholas Lytal, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona, & Statistics, Argricultural & Biosystems Engineering, University of Arizona

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

Models for Galois deformation rings

**Location:**ENR2 S395

**Presenter:**Brandon Levin, U of A

### Analysis, Dynamics, and Applications Seminar

Discrete-time approach to stochastic parameterization of chaotic dynamics

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Kevin Lin, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona,