# Past Events

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*8,736 total past events.*

## Tuesday, September 9, 1997

### PDE Seminar

Controlling Optical Turbulence

**Location:**Econ 200

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

## Monday, September 8, 1997

### SWRIMS Event

**Location:**Math 401

## Friday, September 5, 1997

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Nonlinear Control of Lagrangian Systems

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Richard M. Murray, Department of Mechanical Engineering, California Institute of Technology

## Thursday, September 4, 1997

### Mathematics Colloquium

Outreach Activities in Departments of Mathematics

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Florence Fasanelli, Mathematical Association of America

### Modeling and Computation Seminar

Introduction to Crystal Growth

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Kenneth Jackson, Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Arizona

## Wednesday, September 3, 1997

### Mathematical Physics and Probability Seminar

An Introduction to Quantum Computing

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Bill Faris, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Tuesday, September 2, 1997

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Calculator Activities that Encourage Mathematical Thinking

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Steve Willoughby, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### SWRIMS Event

**Location:**Math 401

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Bacterial Motility and Chemotaxis

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Neil Mendelson, Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Arizona

### Algebra and Number Theory Seminar

ABC Conjecture

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Dinesh S. Thakur, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### PDE Seminar

Controlling Chaos in PDEs

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Nick Ercolani, Department of Mathematics and Program in Applied Mathematics, University of Arizona

## Thursday, August 28, 1997

## Wednesday, August 27, 1997

## Tuesday, August 26, 1997

### SWRIMS Event

**Location:**Math 401N

### Quantitative Biology Colloquium

Bacterial Cells: What are They, What Do They Do, and How Do They Do It?

**Location:**Econ 200

**Presenter:**Neil Mendelson, Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Arizona

## Friday, May 9, 1997

### Program in Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Variational Approaches to Surface Motion for Crystals

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Jean E. Taylor, Department of Mathematics, Rutgers University

## Thursday, May 8, 1997

### Geometry Seminar

The Configuration Space of a Planar Linkage

**Location:**Math 320

**Presenter:**John Millson, University of Maryland

## Wednesday, May 7, 1997

### Department Tea

**Location:**Math 401

## Tuesday, May 6, 1997

### Mathematics Instruction Colloquium

Assessing Calculus Reform

**Location:**Math 501

**Presenter:**Ed Alexander, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona

### Geometry Seminar

The Infinite-Dimensional Grassmanian and Calderon Projections

**Location:**Math 402

**Presenter:**Lennie Friedlander, Department of Mathematics, University of Arizona