# Past Events

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

*8,036 total past events.*

## Thursday, March 2, 2017

### Mathematics Colloquium

Division algebras, the period-index conjecture, and topological methods.

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Benjamin Antieau

## Wednesday, March 1, 2017

### Special Mathematics Colloquium

Department Head Candidate Vision Statement

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Doug Ulmer, Georgia Tech

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

From the hard edge to the bulk: A point process transition

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Diane Holcomb, University of Arizona

### Algebraic Geometry Seminar

On the Brauer group of the moduli stack of elliptic curves

**Location:**ENR2 S395

**Presenter:**Benjamin Antieau, University of Illinois, Chicago

## Tuesday, February 28, 2017

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Inferring the Demographic History of Human Populations with Approximate Bayesian Computation

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Ariella Gladstein, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona

### Special Mathematics Colloquium

Rational numbers, rational functions, and rational points

**Location:**ENR 2 s395

**Presenter:**Doug Ulmer, Georgia Tech

### Analysis, Dynamics, and Applications Seminar

Capillary Origami

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Joceline Lega, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Monday, February 27, 2017

### Theoretical Neuroscience Journal Club

Grids from bands, or bands from grids? An examination of the effects of single unit contamination on grid cell firing fields

**Location:**Math 514

**Presenter:**Michael Ragone, University of Arizona

## Friday, February 24, 2017

### Special Mathematics Colloquium

Department Head Candidate Vision Statement

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Joe Watkins, University of Arizona

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Modeling Calcium Dynamics in Brain Astrocyte Cells

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Alla Borisyuk, Department of Mathematics, University of Utah

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

The small mass limit of a quadrupole ion trap equation with white noise

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Dwight Nwaigwe, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, February 23, 2017

### Mathematics Colloquium

Spherical Harmonics for Cosmology and Mathematical Art

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Frank Farris, Santa Clara University

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Reproducibility and Rigor in Computational Science -- Testing the Data Driven Model

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Sharon Crook, Mathematics, Statistics & Life Sciences, Arizona State University

## Wednesday, February 22, 2017

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Deformations of nearly Kähler instantons

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Benoit Charbonneau, University of Waterloo

### Seminar

UQ-Group/HAS seminar: Pushing nonlinear data assimilation towards high dimensional systems

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Peter Jan van Leeuwen, University of Reading (UK)

### Graduate Student Colloquium

Reproducing Kernel Hilbert Spaces

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Nick Henscheid, GIDP in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Tuesday, February 21, 2017

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Understanding How Students Learn Concepts and Using these Insights to Support Teachers in Real Classroom Situations

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Sridhar Rajagopalan, Founder of Educational Initiatives Private Limited

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

On the number of solutions to the equation $N_p(E) N_q(E) N_r(E) .. = n$

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Kirti Joshi, University of Arizona

## Monday, February 20, 2017

### Theoretical Neuroscience Journal Club

A biologically inspired hierarchical goal directed navigation model

**Location:**Math 514

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

## Friday, February 17, 2017

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Elasto-capillary phenomena in thin solids: Singular mechanics and irregular geometry

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Benny Davidovitch, PhD, Physics Department, University of Massachusetts, Amherst