# Undergraduate Events Archive

*501 past events archived*

## Tuesday, October 29, 2013

### Undergraduate Colloquium

The Microstructure of Nature

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Toby Shearman, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Monday, October 28, 2013

### Public Event

The Infinite far Beyond

**Location:**Modern Languages 350

**Presenter:**Hugh Woodin, Department of Mathematics, The University of California, Berkeley

## Thursday, October 24, 2013

### Undergraduate Colloquium

When Zombies Attack: A Mathematical Approach

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Joshua Lioi, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Tuesday, October 15, 2013

### Undergraduate Colloquium

A Brief Introduction to Magnetic Resonance Imaging

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Ben Berman, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Thursday, October 10, 2013

### Undergraduate Colloquium

The Mathematics of Complex Systems

**Location:**Math 402

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

## Tuesday, October 8, 2013

### Undergraduate Colloquium

How Good is Your Eyeballing?

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**David Rockoff, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Friday, September 27, 2013

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

An Introduction to Finite Elements, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Functional Analysis

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Andrew Gillette, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Thursday, September 26, 2013

### Undergraduate Colloquium

An Introduction to Dynamics in One Complex Variable

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Scott Kaschner, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Tuesday, September 24, 2013

### Undergraduate Colloquium

Interacting Particles and the Keller-Segel System

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Gleb Zhelezov, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Monday, September 23, 2013

### SWIG Seminar

Tikz: -the TeX alternative to graphics

**Location:**Math 102

**Presenter:**Colin Clark, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Thursday, September 12, 2013

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Cardiac Electrophysiology Modeling with Serendipity Finite Elements

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Andrew Gillette, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Friday, August 30, 2013

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

A Geometric Approach to Garden Hose Dynamics

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Vakhtang Putkaradze, Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, University of Alberta

## Friday, April 26, 2013

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

A Few Thoughts on Wavelets

**Location:**Math 402

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

## Tuesday, April 23, 2013

### [CANCELLED] Undergraduate Colloquium

Groups Acting on Trees

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Brie Finegold, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Introducing Quantitative Thinking in an Introductory Biology Class Using Active-Learning Strategies

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Susan Hester, Molecular and Cellular Biology, The University of Arizona

## Tuesday, April 16, 2013

### Undergraduate Colloquium

Calculus and differential equations in geometric topology: Morse theory and handle decompositions

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Rohit Thomas, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Friday, April 12, 2013

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

Learning about Learning: Learning Theories in Math and Science Education

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Hayley Miles-Leighton, Program in Applied Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Tuesday, April 2, 2013

### Undergraduate Colloquium

Elasticity Theory and Finite Elements Using a Porous Media Formulation

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Michelle Hine, Program in Applied Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Friday, March 29, 2013

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

Markov Processes and Genetic Inference

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Mitch Wilson, Program in Applied Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Tuesday, March 26, 2013

### Undergraduate Colloquium

Quantum Computing, Perfect State Transfer and Orthogonal Polynomials

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Sarah Post, Department of Mathematics, The University of Hawaii at Manoa

## Tuesday, March 19, 2013

### Undergraduate Colloquium

Can You "Hear" the Shape of a Radial Schrodinger Operator?

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Ivan Ventura, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Thursday, March 14, 2013

### Public Event

Pi and Infinity

**Location:**The Loft Cinema, 3233 East Speedway

**Presenter:**Professors Ken McLaughlin and Bruce Bayly, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Tuesday, March 5, 2013

### Undergraduate Colloquium

Topics in Information Theory

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Sarah Mann, Department of Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Friday, February 22, 2013

### Program in Applied Mathematics Brown Bag Seminar

The Method of Steepest Descent for Riemann-Hilbert Problems

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Joe Gibney, Program in Applied Mathematics, The University of Arizona

## Thursday, February 21, 2013

### Public Event

History and Mechanics of Ancient Siege Artillery

**Location:**PAS 201

**Presenter:**Brian Lapham, Co-Founder, Tucson Pumpkin Toss