# Past Events

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

*8,558 total past events.*

## Wednesday, April 4, 2018

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Modular functor and q-difference open Toda chain

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Alexander Shapiro, University of Toronto

### Ph.D. Final Oral Dissertation Defense

Curvature flows on polygons and surface clusters

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Jinjin Liang, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Graduate Student Colloquium

Einstein Manifolds on Piecewise Flat Manifolds

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Lindsay Swift, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Tuesday, April 3, 2018

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

Iwasawa main conjecture at supersingular primes

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Florian Sprung, ASU

### Analysis, Dynamics, and Applications Seminar

On the Stability of Roll Waves

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Mat Johnson, Mathematics Department, University of Kansas

### Undergraduate Meeting

Statistics & Data Science Information Session

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Laurie Varecka and Michelle Ort, The University of Arizona

## Monday, April 2, 2018

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Conversation on how high school math experiences prepare students for college

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Janice Takagi, UA Math, formerly Tucson High

### Statistics GIDP Colloquium

Statistical and Numerical Efficiency

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Xiaoming Huo, Georgia Tech

### Theoretical Neuroscience Journal Club

Dynamic Stochastic Synapses as Computational Units

**Location:**MTL 124

**Presenter:**Michael Volk, College of Science, University of Arizona

### Tripods

Data Science and TRIPODS @ Georgia Institute of Technology

**Location:**ENR2 S210

**Presenter:**Xiaoming Huo, Georgia Institute of Technology, Director of TRIAD

## Friday, March 30, 2018

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Black Hole Stability

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Sam Gralla, Physics Department, University of Arizona

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

VECSELs, MSBEs, and Ultrafast Pulses: Modern work on a microscopic dynamical model of a laser cavity

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Sam McLaren, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, March 29, 2018

### Mathematics Colloquium

Characterizing, Supporting, and Evaluating Inquiry-Oriented Instruction

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Estrella Johnson, Virginia Tech

### Algebraic Geometry Seminar

Generalized Donaldson-Thomas Invariants via Kirwan Blowups

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Michail Savvas, Stanford University

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Trans-disciplinary modeling of mosquito-borne diseases

**Location:**Math 402

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

## Wednesday, March 28, 2018

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

A Hadamard-type Bound for Structured Matrices

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Robert Sims, University of Arizona

### Undergraduate Meeting

Statistics & Data Science Information Session

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Laurie Varecka and Michelle Ort, University of Arizona

## Tuesday, March 27, 2018

### Public Event

Daniel Bartlett Memorial Lecture

**Location:**Student Union Memorial Center Gallagher Theater

**Presenter:**George Hart, Stony Brook University, Mathematical Sculptor/Designer

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Overestimation of forest vulnerability to climate change revealed by forest inventory data

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Stefan Kleese, Tree Ring Laboratory, University of Arizona

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

Counting Number Fields by Discriminant

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Evan Dummit, ASU

## Monday, March 26, 2018

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Understanding students transitioning from PCC

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Donald Harp^1, José María Menéndez^2, Kyley Segers^3, Damon Shortly^4, Julie Tarr^5, 1: Program Manager, TRiO Student Support Services STEM Project BLAST, 2: Mathematics Faculty, PCC - Downtown Campus, 3: Mathematics Faculty, PCC - East Campus and Math CDAC Co-Chair, 4: former PCC and UofA student, 5: Mathematics Faculty, PCC - Downtown

### Theoretical Neuroscience Journal Club

The Hippocampus as a Stable Memory Allocator for Cortex

**Location:**MTL 124

**Presenter:**David Schwartz, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Arizona

### Tripods

A path to the umbrella Neyman-Pearson classification algorithm and thoughts after

**Location:**ENR 2 S210

**Presenter:**Xin Tong, University of Southern California

## Friday, March 23, 2018

### Mathematics Education Seminar

Developing Counter-narratives About Students Through Anti-deficit Teaching

**Location:**ENR2 S395

**Presenter:**Aditya Adiredja, University of Arizona