# 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, February 2, 2017

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Analytic theory of wind-driven seas

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Vladimir Zakharov, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Wednesday, February 1, 2017

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Emergence of macroscopic behavior in complex systems

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Sebastien Motsch, ASU

### Graduate Student Colloquium

An Introduction to Affine Group Schemes and Hopf Algebras

**Location:**ENR2 S395

**Presenter:**Jonathan Taylor, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Tuesday, January 31, 2017

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Making Sense of Pre-Calculus with Mapping Diagrams: A Visual Alternative to Graphs

**Location:**ENR2 S395

**Presenter:**Martin E. Flashman, Humboldt State University

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Making Sense of Pre-Calculus and Calculus with Mapping Diagrams: A Visual Alternative to Graphs

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Martin Flashman, Humboldt State University

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Time Series Analysis of Diffusion with Transient Binding

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**John Fricks, Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Arizona State University

### Special Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

Modular Curves and the Manin Constant

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Kestutis Cesnavicius, University of California, Berkeley

### Analysis, Dynamics, and Applications Seminar

Curvature flows on homogeneous spaces: applications of the bracket flow

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Dave Glickentein, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Monday, January 30, 2017

### Theoretical Neuroscience Journal Club

A Brief Introduction to Computational Neuroscience

**Location:**Math 514

**Presenter:**Jean-Marc Fellows, Department of Psychology, University of Arizona

## Friday, January 27, 2017

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Operator limits of random matrices

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Brian Rider, PhD, Department of Mathematics, Temple University

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

Simulation and Estimation of Sparse Stochastic Processes

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Nicholas Henscheid, Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, January 26, 2017

### Mathematics Colloquium

Complex oscillations: mixed modes and bursting in dynamical systems with multiple time scales

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**John Guckenheimer, Cornell University

### Special Mathematics Colloquium

Front depinning --- chasing power laws

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Arnd Scheel, University of Minnesota

### Special Modeling and Computation Seminar

Stability for the multidimensional rigid body and algebraic curves

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Anton Izosimov, University of Toronto

## Wednesday, January 25, 2017

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

Universality for the Random Matrix Hard Edge

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Brian Rider, Temple University

### Graduate Student Colloquium

Distributed Methods in Sparse Nonparametric Regression

**Location:**ENR 2 S395

**Presenter:**Jerry Luo, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Tuesday, January 24, 2017

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Dynamics of coordinated nerve-muscle-body-environment interaction using the crustacean swimmeret system as a prototype

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Calvin Zhang, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Special Analysis, Dynamics, and Applications Seminar

Stochastic and Deterministic Spatial Models for Complex Systems

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Louis Fan, University of Wisconsin-Madison

## Monday, January 23, 2017

### Theoretical Neuroscience Journal Club

Oganizational Meeting

**Location:**Math 514

**Presenter:**Kevin Lin, Department of Mathematics and Jean-Mac Fellous, Department of Psychology, University of Arizona

## Friday, January 20, 2017

### Special Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Sparsity-Inducing Methods for Nonlinear Differential Equations

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Giang Tran, University of Texas, Austin

## Thursday, January 19, 2017

### Mathematics Colloquium

Stratification of Markov processes for rare event simulation

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Jonathan Weare, University of Chicago