# Past Events

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

*8,611 total past events.*

## Wednesday, December 6, 2017

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Statistical mechanics of phototactic robots

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Janek Wehr, University of Arizona

### Tripods

3 shorts: Industrial Data Scientist: Getting Hired; Linking Unusual Co-Incidences; Proving Future Performance

**Location:**ENR 2 S230

**Presenter:**Kevin B. Pratt, ZZAlpha LTD

## Tuesday, December 5, 2017

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

The 3-modular character table of the automorphism group of the O'Nan group

**Location:**ENR2 S395

**Presenter:**Klaus Lux, U of A

## Monday, December 4, 2017

### Statistics GIDP Colloquium

Data Reduction Prior to Inference: Is it Sensible to Use Principal Component Scores to Make Group Comparisons in a Student's t-test or ANOVA?

**Location:**ENR2 S395

**Presenter:**Edward Bedrick, University of Arizona

## Friday, December 1, 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

Assimilation of FIA tree-ring and remeasurement data to quantify multiple influences on tree growth - an analysis of Pinus ponderosa in northern Arizona

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Margaret Evans, Tree Ring Lab, University of Arizona

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

Maximum Likelihood in Infinite Dimensions

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Nicholas Henscheid, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, November 30, 2017

### Mathematics Colloquium

What is Quantum Chaos?

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Semyon Dyatlov, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

### [CANCELLED] Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Enumeration of singular subvarieties with tangency conditions

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Yu-jong Tzeng, University of Minnesota

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Stratification and Markov chain Monte Carlo

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Brian Van Koten, Department of Statistics, University of Chicago

## Wednesday, November 29, 2017

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Kinetics of shock clustering with piecewise-deterministic data

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**David Kaspar, Arizona State University

### Tripods

Optimization for Big Data Analytics and its Applications

**Location:**ENR 2 S230

**Presenter:**Dr. Neng Fan, UofA SIE

## Tuesday, November 28, 2017

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Mechanics of blood flow in the microcirculation

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Timothy W. Secomb, Department of Physiology and Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

L-functions of cubic twists of elliptic curves with CM

**Location:**ENR2 S395

**Presenter:**Eugenia Rosu, U of A

### Analysis, Dynamics, and Applications Seminar

Global Existence and Soliton Resolution for the derivative nonlinear Schrodinger (DNLS) equation in 1 dimension

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Robert Jenkins, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Monday, November 27, 2017

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Voice Thread

**Location:**ENR 2 S 395

**Presenter:**Cheryl Ekstrom and Blake Hamrick, Academic Support Coordinator (CE), UA Online Math 100 Coordinator (BH)

## Wednesday, November 22, 2017

### [CANCELLED] Tripods

Leveraging Unconventional Data for Public Safety

**Location:**ENR 2 S230

**Presenter:**Jeremy Fergason, Rincon Research

## Tuesday, November 21, 2017

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Fluid mechanics of suspensions and microfluidics: Red blood cell mechanics and blood flow

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Joseph Matheson, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, and Jorge Palos-Chavez, Department of Physics, University of Arizona

### Analysis, Dynamics, and Applications Seminar

Self-similarity in collective cell migration

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Tracy Stepien, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Monday, November 20, 2017

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Better Teaching – Better Learning

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Jane Hunter, Director, Academic Resources & Special Projects Associate Professor of Practice. University of Arizona

### Ph.D. Final Oral Dissertation Defense

Non-equilibrium many body influence on mode locked vertical external-cavity surface-emitting lasers

**Location:**Meinel Optical Sciences 821

**Presenter:**Isak Kilen, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Friday, November 17, 2017

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Mixed finite element methods for second order elliptic problems

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Todd Arbogast, Department of Mathematics, University of Texas, Austin