# Past Events

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

*8,662 total past events.*

## Thursday, November 6, 1997

### 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

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

Detectability (Ideal and Human) for a Lumpy Background Model as a Function of Background Parameters

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Brandon Gallas, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Graduate Student Colloquium

Random Matrices, on the Average

**Location:**Math 402

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

## Thursday, October 30, 1997

### Mathematics Colloquium

Singular Loci of Schubert Varieties

**Location:**Math 501

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

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Introduction to Liquid Crystals

**Location:**Econ 200

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

## Wednesday, October 29, 1997

### Dynamics in Populations Seminar

Continuum Limits of Lattice Boltzmann Methods

**Location:**Math 402

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

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

The Sine-Gordon Transformation, Coulomb Systems and Dipole Systems

**Location:**Math 402

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

## Tuesday, October 28, 1997

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Literacy and Mathematics

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Carole Locklear, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Geometry Seminar

Introduction to the Variational Bicomplex

**Location:**Math 402

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

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Human Origins and Migrations, Recent Findings

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Michael Hammer, Laboratory of Molecular Systematics & Evolution, and Stephen Zegura, Department of Anthropology, 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

WKB for Linear and Nonlinear Problems: An Introduction

**Location:**Econ 200

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