Biomath Seminar Series

Spring 2017

Seminars are on Tuesdays, 4:20-5:20 pm in Room 306, Cox Hall, unless otherwise noted.

1/19/2017

Andrea Arnold, CQSB and Dept. of Mathematics, NC State University
Bayesian Filtering for Time-Varying Parameter Estimation in Biological Models
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2/21/2017

Boris Gutkin, Group for Neural Theory, Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris, France;
Center for Cognition and Decision Making, Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia
Dynamics of dopamine neuron firing in normal and drug-modulated conditions
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2/23/2017

Deborah Shutt, Colorado School of Mines
Understanding the Impact of At Risk Populations for Analyzing Zika Virus in Central & South American Countries
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4/4/2017

Laura Storch, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of New Hampshire
Chaos in ecology: A theoretical approach and a direct application using examples from fisheries
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4/6/2017

Note: talk is on Thursday
Nick Hill, School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Glasgow
Aspects of the cardiovascular system: (i) coupling between the left ventricle and systemic arteries, and (ii) arterial dissection

Xiaoyu Luo, School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Glasgow
Soft tissue mechanics and fluid-structure interaction in the cardiac system
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