# Past Events

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*8,062 total past events.*

## Friday, October 11, 1996

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

Approximate Distributions for a Class of Implicitly Defined Estimators and Applications to Image Quality

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Craig Abbey, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, October 10, 1996

### Mathematics Colloquium

Arithmetic and Geometry of Algebraic Cycles

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Wayne Raskind, USC

### Graduate Student Colloquium

Limiting Behavior of Inverse Techniques for DEs with a Small Parameter

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Stephen Shipman, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

A Pruning Method for Compression of Data Represented via Binary Trees

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**John Kieffer, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of Arizona

## Wednesday, October 9, 1996

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Ground State Selection vs. Thermal Fluctuations in Quantum Lattice Systems

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Nilanjana Datta, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies

## Tuesday, October 8, 1996

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Tour of the Applied Mathematics Experimental Laboratory

**Location:**TTL

**Presenter:**Michael Tabor, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

### PDE Seminar

Ray Methods for the Asymptotic Solution of Elliptic PDEs (Part II)

**Location:**Math 402

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

## Monday, October 7, 1996

### Dynamical Systems Seminar

The Chernov-Lebowitz Hard-Disk Model of Nonequilibrium Shear Flow

**Location:**Math 402

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

### Fluids and Mechanics Seminar

Instability Modes and the Identification of Coherent and Random Motions in Turbulent Shear Flows

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Zhou Ming-De, Aeronautical & Mechanical Engineering, University of Arizona

## Friday, October 4, 1996

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Aspects of Mathematical Verification of Commercial Hardware Designs

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Carl Pixley, Motorola Microprocessor & Memory Technologies, Austin, Texas

### Introduction to Computing

An Introduction to Unix

**Location:**Math 101

**Presenter:**Jose Torres, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

Attractor Maps in the Hippocampus

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Alexei Samsonovich, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, October 3, 1996

### Mathematics Colloquium

Quantizing the Littlewood-Richardson Rule

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Aaron Bertram, University of Utah

### Graduate Student Colloquium

What Every Grad Student Should Know (or at least some of it)

**Location:**Math 402

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

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Minimal Surfaces and Labyrinth Nets in Nature: (Bicontinuous Cubic Morphologies in Block Copolymers and Amphiphile/Water Systems)

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Alto Benedicto, Department of Chemistry, University of Arizona

## Wednesday, October 2, 1996

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Path Representations for Interfaces and Correlation Functions in the Planar Ising Model

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Douglas Abraham, Oxford University

## Tuesday, October 1, 1996

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Interactive Technology in the Geometry Classroom

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Jean McGehee, Department of Mathematics, Northern Arizona University

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Electrophysiology of the Heart

**Location:**Bio Sciences West 219

**Presenter:**Timothy W. Secomb and Janis M. Burt, Department of Physiology, University of Arizona

### Department Meeting

**Location:**Math 501

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

The Riemann Hypothesis for Fq[T]

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Jeffrey T. Sheats, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Monday, September 30, 1996

### Dynamical Systems Seminar

Caustics and the Problem of Integrability in Billiards

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Oliver Knill, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Fluids and Mechanics Seminar

Induced Flow in Sealing Microgaps

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Juan C. Heinrich, Aeronautical & Mechanical Engineering, University of Arizona