# Past Events

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*8,520 total past events.*

## Tuesday, February 4, 1997

### 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

## Monday, January 27, 1997

### Dynamical Systems Seminar

Conformally Symplectic Dynamics

**Location:**Math 402

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

### Special Colloquium

A Discussion on Teaching Exponentials and Logarithms

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Kelly Chappell, University of Washington

## Friday, January 24, 1997

### Special Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Simple Dynamic Models of Evolution on Wiggly Landscapes Arising in Phase Transformations and Friction

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**R.D. James, Department of Aerospace & Mechanics, University of Minnesota

## Thursday, January 23, 1997

### Mathematics Colloquium

An Update on Diophantine Approximation and Nevanlinna Theory

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Paul Vojta, UC Berkeley and Institute for Advanced Study

## Tuesday, January 21, 1997

### Mathematics Colloquium

Quantum Cohomology of the Flag Manifold and the Toda Lattice

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Bertram Kostant, MIT

### PDE Seminar

Nonlinear Dynamics of Twisted Filaments: From Linear to Nonlinear Analysis

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Alain Goriely, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Friday, January 17, 1997

### Special Mathematics Colloquium

Infinite Words and Finite Automata

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Jean-Paul Allouche, CNRS, LRI (France)

## Thursday, January 16, 1997

### Mathematics Colloquium

Finite Automata and Number Theory

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Jean-Paul Allouche, CNRS, LRI (France)

## Friday, December 13, 1996

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Branching of Magnetic Domains

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Robert V. Kohn, Courant Institute, NYU