Seminars are held on Tuesdays at 4:00 p.m. in 611 Cullimore Hall,
unless noted otherwise

Directions to NJIT

Fall 2003 Seminars

4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, December 2, 2003

Christopher Fall

Center for Neural Science
New York University

4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, December 9, 2003

Robert Clewley

Center for Biodynamics
Boston University

Past Seminars: Fall 2003

4:00 p.m.,
Tuesday, September 16, 2003

The Simple and the Complex of Visual Cortical Dynamics 

Louis Tao 

Department of Mathematical Sciences
New Jersey Institute of Technology

4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 23, 2003

Ferenc Mechler

Department of Neurology and Neuroscience
Weill Medical College of Cornell University

4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 30, 2003

Qun Marc Ma

Department of Computer Science
New Jersey Institute of Technology

4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, October 7, 2003

Ken Harris

Department of Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience

4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, October 14, 2003

Estimating Hypermutation Rates from Clonal Tree Data  

Steven H. Kleinstein

Department of Computer Science
 Princeton University

4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, October 21, 2003

Vladimir Brezina

Department of Physiology and Biophysics
Mt Sinai School of Medicine

4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, October 28, 2003

Daniel Lee

Department of Electrical Engineering and Bioengineering
University of Pennsylvania

4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, November 4, 2003

Gloster Aaron

Department of Biological Sciences
Columbia University

4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, November 18, 2003

Linghai Zhang

Department of Mathematics
Lehigh University

4:00 p.m.
Tuesday, November 25, 2003

Georgi Medvedev

Department of Mathematics
Drexel University

Past Seminars - Spring 2003

2:40 p.m., Tuesday, January 28, 2003

Traveling Waves in Autocrine Relays

Cyrill Muratov

Department of Mathematical Sciences
New Jersey Institute of Technology

2:40 p.m.Tuesday, January 28, 2003

Amit Bose

Department of Mathematical Sciences
New Jersey Institute of Technology

2:40 p.m.Tuesday, February 25, 2003

Catherine E. Myers

Department of Psychology

Dean C. Bottino

Physiome Sciences 
Princeton, New Jersey

Ralph Siegel

Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience
Rutgers University - Newark

2:40 p.m., Tuesday, April 1, 2003

Reproducibility of the Single-Photon Response of Retinal Rods:
Testing Theories by Detailed Stochastic Modeling
of Underlying Biochemical Mechanisms

Daniel Tranchina

Department of Biology, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences,
and Center for Neural Sciences, New York University

2:40 p.m., Tuesday, April 8, 2003

Andrew LeBeau

Physiome Sciences 
Princeton, New Jersey


11:30 p.m., Monday, April 14, 2003

NOTE: Lecture Hall II, Cullimore Hall

Integrability, Imaging of the Brain, and Boundary-Value Problems

Athanassios Fokas

Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics
Cambridge University, England

2:40 p.m., Tuesday, April 15, 2003

Overview of Functional Neuroimaging

Christian Habeck

Cognitive Neuroscience Division
Sergievsky Center 
Columbia University

NOTE: Time and Date Changes
2:40 p.m. Thursday, April 24, 2003

Glycolytic Origin of Complex Bursting in Pancreatic Islets

Richard Bertram

Department of Mathematics
Florida State University

NOTE:  Professor Bertram will be giving an Applied Mathematics Colloquium talk on Emergent Phantom Bursting in Pancreatic Islets on Friday, April 25 at 11:30 a.m. in Cullimore Hall Lecture Room II.

2:40 p.m., Tuesday, April 29, 2003

Challenges in Very Large Pathway Modeling

Frank Tobin
Scientific Computing and Mathematical Modeling Group

Special Joint Mathematical Biology Seminar
Sponsored by
Joint NJIT-Rutgers (Newark) Applied Physics Program,
Center for Applied Mathematics and Statistics,
and Department of Biomedical Engineering

3:30 p.m., May 1, 2003
373 Tiernan Hall

Pulsating Fluid in Your Brain

Professor Lili Zheng

Department of Mechanical Engineering
SUNY Stony Brook

For more information about the Mathematical Biology Seminar contact:

Louis Tao, (973) 596-3491


Department of Mathematical Sciences and
Center for Applied Mathematics and Statistics