# Past Events

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

*8,524 total past events.*

## Thursday, November 13, 1997

### Mathematics Colloquium

Sparse Linear Algebra Over Finite Fields

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Jeremy Teitelbaum, University of Illinois, Chicago

### Mathematical Statistics Colloquium

Web-Based Courses Motivation, Design, Construction and Implementation

**Location:**Engineering 301

**Presenter:**Jeff Goldberg, Systems & Industrial Engineering Department, University of Arizona

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Transport and Reaction Process Simulation: Applications in Microelectronics

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Tim Cale, Department of Electrical Engineering, Arizona State University

## Wednesday, November 12, 1997

### Undergraduate Colloquium

Families of Elliptic Curves

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Minhyong Kim, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Introduction to Random Matrices

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Ken McLaughlin, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### [CANCELLED] Dynamics in Populations Seminar

## Monday, November 10, 1997

### SWRIMS Event

**Location:**Math 401N

## Friday, November 7, 1997

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Uniform Estimates and Profile for Nonlinear Diffusion Equations

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Frank Merle, Department of Mathematics, Universite' de Cergy-Pontoise, Mathematical Research Institute Berkeley

### ACMS Seminar

Nonlinear Optical Response of Semiconductors at High Intensities

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Professor Leonid Keldysh, P. N. Lebedev Physical Institute, Moscow

### Mathematics Colloquium

Shafarevich-Tate Groups of Nonsquare Order

**Location:**Math 320

**Presenter:**Bjorn Poonen, University of California, Berkeley

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

Theoretical Prediction of Maximal Oxygen Consumption for Skeletal Muscle

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Brooke McGuire, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, November 6, 1997

### Mathematics Colloquium

Lattice Polygons and the Number 12

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Bjorn Poonen, University of California, Berkeley

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Liquid Crystals Part II: Dynamics

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Thomas Powers, Department of Physics, University of Arizona

## Wednesday, November 5, 1997

### Dynamics in Populations Seminar

Modeling Infectuous Disease via Diffusive Automata

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Cecilia Fosser, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### SWIG Seminar

Does Animation Have You in Knots?

**Location:**Math 102

**Presenter:**Mark Hays and Anu Rao, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Does Conformal Quantum Field Theory Describe the Continuum Limit of 2-D Spin Models with Continuous Symmetry?

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Erhard Seiler, Max Planck Institute for Physics, Munich, Germany

## Tuesday, November 4, 1997

### Entry Level Mathematics Colloquium

Pascal's predictable patterns in Pascal's Triangle

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Steve Wheaton, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Geometry Seminar

Darboux Integrability for the Hyperbolic Second-Order Scalar PDE's in the Plane

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Martin Juras, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

titles to be announced

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Student Presentations, Brooke McGuire, Program in Applied Mathematics, and Mark Bower, Neurobiology, University of Arizona

### Faculty Meeting

**Location:**Math 501

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

Introduction to Galois Representations

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Kirti Joshi, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### PDE Seminar

Introduction to the WKB Method for Difference Equations

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Ken McLauglin, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Monday, November 3, 1997

### SWRIMS Event

**Location:**Math 401

## Friday, October 31, 1997

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Biometrics and Brain Maps: A Toolkit of New Geometrical-Statistical Methods

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Fred L. Bookstein, Institute of Gerontology, University of Michigan

### Mathematics Colloquium

Singular Loci of Schubert Varieties

**Location:**Math 320

**Presenter:**Jim Carrel, University of British Columbia