# Past Events

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

*8,482 total past events.*

## Tuesday, February 11, 1997

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

Introduction to Automorphic Forms Over Function Fields

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Doug Ulmer, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### PDE Seminar

The Structure of Integrable PDE's

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Nick Ercolani, Department of Mathematics and Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Monday, February 10, 1997

### Special Seminar

A Theory of Coffee Rings: The Maxwell Houze Equations

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Dr. Greg Huber, Department of Mathematics, University of Chicago

### Special Colloquium

Difference Equations

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Doug Anderson, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

## Friday, February 7, 1997

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Nonlinear Dynamics of Jet Engines: Is Fear of Flying Rational?

**Presenter:**Igor Mezic, Department of Mechanics, University of California, Santa Barbara

## Thursday, February 6, 1997

### Mathematics Colloquium

Moving Coframes and Computer Vision

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Peter Olver, University of Minnesota

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

String Rewriting Systems and Data Compression

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**John Kieffer, Visiting Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Wednesday, February 5, 1997

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Introduction to Percolation Theory: Background and New Directions

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Jan Wehr, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Tuesday, February 4, 1997

### Entry Level Mathematics Colloquium

Gambling using Probability and Statistics to Make Money

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Larry Wright, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Geometry Seminar

Poisson Geometry and the Schubert Calculus

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Jiang-Hua Lu, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Honey Bee Genetics, the Beeamate Model, and the Africanization of European Honey Bees

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Gloria DeGrandi-Hoffman, Carl Hayden Bee Research Center

### SWRIMS Event

**Location:**Math 401

### PDE Seminar

An Introduction to Inverse Spectral Transforms: The First Examples

**Location:**Math 402

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

## Monday, February 3, 1997

### Dynamical Systems Seminar

Shrinking of Invariant Curves for Integrable Billiards

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Edoh Amiran, Western Washington University and Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Special Colloquium

Using the TI-82 to Solve Optimization Problems in Precalculus

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Kate Mcgivney, Lehigh University

## Friday, January 31, 1997

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Catalysis on Microdesigned Surfaces

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Yannis Kevrekidis, Chemical Engineering and PACM, Princeton University

### Mathematics Colloquium

Lagrangian and Symplectic Structures for Constant Mean Curvature Moduli Spaces

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Robert Kusner, University of Massachusetts and Institute for Advanced Study

## Thursday, January 30, 1997

### Mathematics Colloquium

Geography of the Moduli Space of Embedded Constant Mean Curvature Surfaces

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Robert Kusner, University of Massachusetts and IAS

### Mathematics Colloquium

Zeroes of Zeta Functions, their Spacings and Spectral Nature

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Peter Sarnak, Princeton University

## Tuesday, January 28, 1997

### Entry Level Mathematics Colloquium

Students' Understanding of Quantifiers in Natural Language and in Mathematics

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Olga Yiparaki, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Undergraduate Meeting

Summer Programs for Undergraduates

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Chris Mikel, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Honey Bee Colony Population Dynamics: Reality and Simulation

**Location:**Bio Sciences West 219

**Presenter:**Gloria DeGrandi-Hoffman, Carl Hayden Bee Research Center