# Past Events

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*8,350 total past events.*

## Tuesday, April 8, 1997

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Exploring the Fundamentals of Roller Coaster Design

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Virginia Johnson, Deer Valley High School, Phoenix and Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona and Paula Klein, Sunnyside High School and Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Geometry Seminar

Index Theories in Topological Dynamics

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Juergen Aldinger, University of Munich

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Evolutionary and Biological Meaning of Gene Sequence Comparisons

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**David Maddison, Department of Entomology, University of Arizona

### Department Tea

**Location:**Math 401

### Teaching-related Seminar

Three Different Linear Algebra Courses

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Jeff Haag, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona, and Humboldt State University

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

How Good is Lucas' Test?

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**John Brillhart, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### PDE Seminar

An Introduction to Zero-Dispersion and Related Limits

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**David Levermore, Department of Mathematics and Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Monday, April 7, 1997

### Dynamical Systems Seminar

Graphs and Wedges

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Maciej Wojtkowski, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Department Tea

**Location:**Math 401

### Undergraduate Colloquium

Abstract Spaces

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Carl DeVito, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Friday, April 4, 1997

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

High Speed Hydrodynamics with Free Surface

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**You-sheng He, Department of Engineering Mechanics, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China

### SWIG Seminar

Tcl and the TK Toolkit

**Location:**Math 102

**Presenter:**Aaron King, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

Markov Processes and Bacteria

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Kevin Anderson, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, April 3, 1997

### Graduate Student Colloquium

Real and Complex Stability Radii

**Presenter:**Matt Funk, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Wednesday, April 2, 1997

### Department Tea

**Location:**Math 401

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

The Geometry of Critical Percolation - Aizenman's Percolation Web

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Tom Kennedy, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Tuesday, April 1, 1997

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

A Non-Euclidean Geometry for High School Students

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Linda Langner, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona and Canyon del Oro High School and Jay Kirch, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona and Sabino High School

### Geometry Seminar

Reductive Group Actions and Fixed Points

**Location:**Math 402

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

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Evolutionary and Biological Meaning of Gene Sequence Comparisons

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**David Maddison, Department of Entomology, University of Arizona

### Faculty Meeting

**Location:**Math 501