# Past Events

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*8,558 total past events.*

## Friday, October 24, 1997

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

Percolation

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Jung Woo, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, October 23, 1997

### Mathematical Statistics Colloquium

Experiment Design for Modeling Contaminant Deposition in Semiconductor Manufacture

**Location:**Econ 316

**Presenter:**Dr. John Ramberg, Systems and Industrial Engineering, University of Arizona

### Mathematics Colloquium

Representations of Artin Groups, Projective Arrangements and the Fundamental Groups of Smooth Complex Algebraic Varieties

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**John Millson, University of Maryland

### Graduate Student Colloquium

Elliptic Curves

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Alexander Perlis, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Pattern Selection in Explosive Crystallization

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Douglas Kurtze, Department of Physics & Atmospheric Sciences, University of Arizona

## Wednesday, October 22, 1997

### Dynamics in Populations Seminar

An Introduction to Cellular Automata and Other Lattice-Based Models for Population Dynamics

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**David Levermore, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Undergraduate Colloquium

Mathematical Modeling of the Microcirculation

**Location:**Econ 200

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

### SWIG Seminar

An Introduction to Compilers and Debuggers

**Location:**Math 102

**Presenter:**Anu Rao, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Some Problems in Dipole Spin Systems

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Grey Eyink, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Tuesday, October 21, 1997

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Design Problems in Manufacturing Composite Conductors

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Greg Gillis, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Geometry Seminar

Bi-symplectic Four Manifolds

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Lucas Hsu, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Mathematical Models of Mutualisms Does Math Have Anything to Tell Biologists?

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Brian McGill, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

Introduction to Galois Representations

**Location:**Math 402

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

### PDE Seminar

Non-Envelope Formulation of Spatio-Temporal Dynamics in Semiconductors: Transient Focusing and Bullet Formation

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**I. V. Mel'nikov, General Physics Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences

## Monday, October 20, 1997

### SWRIMS Event

**Location:**Math 401

### Introduction to Computing

**Location:**Math 102

## Friday, October 17, 1997

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Well-Posedness in Sobolev Spaces of the Full Nonlinear Water Wave Problem

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Sijue Wu, Department of Mathematics, University of Iowa

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

An Introduction to Resumes and CVs

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Anu Rao and David Ropp, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, October 16, 1997

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Modeling of Optical Semiconductor Properties on a Microscopic Basis

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Stephan W. Koch, University of Marbug, Germany and University of Arizona

## Wednesday, October 15, 1997

### Dynamics in Populations Seminar

The Relationship Between Continuous and Discrete Models for Size-Structured Populations

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Jim Cushing, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Introduction to Computing

**Location:**Math 102

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Decoherence in Quantum Computing

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Bill Faris, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Tuesday, October 14, 1997

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Dusting Off Mathematical Models: Math Education Reform in 19th Century America

**Location:**Math 101

**Presenter:**Bill Mueller, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Modeling the Motion of Tiny Organisms in Fluid

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Daniel Coombs, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona