# Past Events

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

*8,474 total past events.*

## Monday, April 2, 2018

### Tripods

Data Science and TRIPODS @ Georgia Institute of Technology

**Location:**ENR2 S210

**Presenter:**Xiaoming Huo, Georgia Institute of Technology, Director of TRIAD

## Friday, March 30, 2018

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Black Hole Stability

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Sam Gralla, Physics Department, University of Arizona

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

VECSELs, MSBEs, and Ultrafast Pulses: Modern work on a microscopic dynamical model of a laser cavity

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Sam McLaren, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, March 29, 2018

### Mathematics Colloquium

Characterizing, Supporting, and Evaluating Inquiry-Oriented Instruction

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Estrella Johnson, Virginia Tech

### Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Generalized Donaldson-Thomas Invariants via Kirwan Blowups

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Michail Savvas, Stanford University

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Trans-disciplinary modeling of mosquito-borne diseases

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Joceline Lega, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Wednesday, March 28, 2018

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

A Hadamard-type Bound for Structured Matrices

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Robert Sims, University of Arizona

### Undergraduate Meeting

Statistics & Data Science Information Session

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Laurie Varecka and Michelle Ort, University of Arizona

## Tuesday, March 27, 2018

### Public Event

Daniel Bartlett Memorial Lecture

**Location:**Student Union Memorial Center Gallagher Theater

**Presenter:**George Hart, Stony Brook University, Mathematical Sculptor/Designer

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Overestimation of forest vulnerability to climate change revealed by forest inventory data

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Stefan Kleese, Tree Ring Laboratory, University of Arizona

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

Counting Number Fields by Discriminant

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Evan Dummit, ASU

## Monday, March 26, 2018

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Understanding students transitioning from PCC

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Donald Harp^1, José María Menéndez^2, Kyley Segers^3, Damon Shortly^4, Julie Tarr^5, 1: Program Manager, TRiO Student Support Services STEM Project BLAST, 2: Mathematics Faculty, PCC - Downtown Campus, 3: Mathematics Faculty, PCC - East Campus and Math CDAC Co-Chair, 4: former PCC and UofA student, 5: Mathematics Faculty, PCC - Downtown

### Theoretical Neuroscience Journal Club

The Hippocampus as a Stable Memory Allocator for Cortex

**Location:**MTL 124

**Presenter:**David Schwartz, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Arizona

### Tripods

A path to the umbrella Neyman-Pearson classification algorithm and thoughts after

**Location:**ENR 2 S210

**Presenter:**Xin Tong, University of Southern California

## Friday, March 23, 2018

### Mathematics Education Seminar

Developing Counter-narratives About Students Through Anti-deficit Teaching

**Location:**ENR2 S395

**Presenter:**Aditya Adiredja, University of Arizona

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Convergence of Hybrid LSQR AND RSVD Algorithms for Ill Posed Least Squares Problems

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Rosemary Renaut, School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Arizona State University

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

RF Gradient Index Devices and the Application of Mathematical Optics

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Ryan Sessions, Physics Department, University of Arizona

### Ph.D. Final Oral Dissertation Defense

Hydrodynamic limits for long range asymmetric processes and probabilistic opinion dynamics

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

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

## Thursday, March 22, 2018

### Mathematics Colloquium

Loop Models in 2d Statistical Mechanics

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**John Cardy, UC Berkeley and University of Oxford

### Undergraduate Meeting

From Math Studies to an Actuarial Career

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Robin Wright, Nationwide Insurance

### Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Approximable triangulated categories

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Amnon Neeman, ANU

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Multilevel Monte Carlo for spiking neuronal networks

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Zhuocheng Xiao, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Ph.D. Final Oral Dissertation Defense

Statistical Methods for Next Generation Sequencing Data

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Miao Zhang, Statistics GIDP

## Wednesday, March 21, 2018

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

The Mirror Model on the Square Lattice

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Yan Dai, University of Arizona