March 12, 1998 |
Cardiac Mechanics by the Immersed Boundary Method David Mcqueen (New York University), Charles Peskin (New York University) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 11, 1998 |
Bioelectric Field Modeling, Simulation and Visualization Christopher Johnson (The University of Utah) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 11, 1998 |
Modeling Cardiac Excitation-Contraction Coupling: New Insights into Interval-Force Relations Saleet Jafri (Johns Hopkins University) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 11, 1998 |
Cardiac Conduction: An Interplay Between Membrane Processes and Structural Properties Yoram Rudy (Case Western Reserve University) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 10, 1998 |
Introduction to Cardiac Mechanics, III: Fiber Architecture of the Heart and its Valves Charles Peskin (New York University) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 10, 1998 |
Introduction to the Electrophysiology of Cardiac Tissue, IIIi James Keener (The University of Utah) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 10, 1998 |
Introduction to Cardiac Mechanics, II: Cardiac Fluid and Tissue Mechanics Charles Peskin (New York University) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 09, 1998 |
Introduction to the Electrophysiology of Cardiac Tissue, II James Keener (The University of Utah) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 09, 1998 |
Introduction to Cardiac Mechanics, I: The Heart in the Circulation James Keener (The University of Utah) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 09, 1998 |
Introduction to the Electrophysiology of Cardiac Tissue, I James Keener (The University of Utah) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 09, 1998 |
Welcome and Orientation Fred Dulles (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities), Willard Miller Jr. |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 07, 1998 |
Independent Component Analysis Terry Sejnowski (Salk Institute for Biological Studies) |
Knowledge and Distributed Intelligence (KDI) - Opportunities in the Mathematical Sciences |

March 07, 1998 |
Massive Data Sets, Data Mining, and Cluster Analysis Jon Kettenring (Alcatel-Lucent Technologies Bell Laboratories) |
Knowledge and Distributed Intelligence (KDI) - Opportunities in the Mathematical Sciences |

March 07, 1998 |
Thin Film Growth Phenomena: Scaling from Angstroms to Meters, Picoseconds to Hours Joe Greene (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) |
Knowledge and Distributed Intelligence (KDI) - Opportunities in the Mathematical Sciences |

March 07, 1998 |
Machine Inference Neil Gershenfeld (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Knowledge and Distributed Intelligence (KDI) - Opportunities in the Mathematical Sciences |

March 07, 1998 |
Simple On-line Learning Algorithms: Multiplicative versus Additive Updates Manfred K Warmuth (University of California) |
Knowledge and Distributed Intelligence (KDI) - Opportunities in the Mathematical Sciences |

March 07, 1998 |
Problems in Visual Grouping Allen Tannenbaum (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Knowledge and Distributed Intelligence (KDI) - Opportunities in the Mathematical Sciences |

March 07, 1998 |
Analysis of Hypermedia Jon Kleinberg (Cornell University) |
Knowledge and Distributed Intelligence (KDI) - Opportunities in the Mathematical Sciences |

March 07, 1998 |
Network Security: We have everything to fear including fear itself Kevin Mccurley (IBM) |
Knowledge and Distributed Intelligence (KDI) - Opportunities in the Mathematical Sciences |

March 07, 1998 |
Mathematical Aspects of Knowledge Networking George Cybenko (Dartmouth College) |
Knowledge and Distributed Intelligence (KDI) - Opportunities in the Mathematical Sciences |

March 07, 1998 |
Introduction to the KDI Initiative Michael Steuerwalt (National Science Foundation) |
Knowledge and Distributed Intelligence (KDI) - Opportunities in the Mathematical Sciences |

February 13, 1998 |
Informal Discussion |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 13, 1998 |
Sensing and Refilling Calcium Stores in an Excitable Gland Cell: Can Math Models Make Nontrivial Predictions About Biology? Yue-Xian Li (University of California) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 13, 1998 |
Calcium Stores and Calcium Influx: Interactions in the Control of Insulin Secretion Illani Atwater (National Institutes of Health (NIH)) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 12, 1998 |
Calcium Triggers Secretion, But Which Calcium and How? Arthur Sherman (National Institutes of Health (NIH)) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 12, 1998 |
Presynaptic [Ca] Diffusion Simulations and Models of Synaptic Facilitation Robert Zucker (University of California, Berkeley) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 12, 1998 |
Fire-Diffuse-Fire and the Dynamics of Intracellular Calcium Waves John Pearson (Los Alamos National Laboratory) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 12, 1998 |
The Effect of Heterogeneously-Distributed RyR Channels on Calcium Dynamics in Cardiac Myocyte Hans Othmer (The University of Utah) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 12, 1998 |
A Simple Numerical Model of Calcium Spark Formation and Detection in Cardiac Myocytes Gregory Smith (National Institutes of Health (NIH)) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 12, 1998 |
Elementary Events of Intracellular Calcium Liberation Joel Keizer (University of California) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 11, 1998 |
Spatial Patterns in Bursting Systems John Hunter (University of California) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 11, 1998 |
A Mathematical Caricature of Multiple Slow Calcium Processes in a Model Exhibiting Bursting Mark Pernarowski (Montana State University) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 11, 1998 |
Calcium Mobilization and Entry Channels of Rat Pituitary Cells Stanko Stojilkovic (National Institutes of Health (NIH)) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 11, 1998 |
Cell Membrane Voltage-Insensitive Calcium Channels: Properties and Role in Excitable and Non-Excitable Cells Eduardo Rojas (National Institutes of Health (NIH)) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 10, 1998 |
Spiral Intercellular Calcium Waves in Brain Slices Andrew Charles (University of California, Los Angeles) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 10, 1998 |
Intercellular Ca2+ Waves: Mechanisms and Function Michael Sanderson (University of Massachusetts Medical School) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 10, 1998 |
Intracellular Ca2+ Oscillations: Modelling Their Role at Fertilization in Mammals and the Possible Mechanisms Underlying Complex Oscillatory Behaviour Genevieve Dupont (Université Libre de Bruxelles) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 10, 1998 |
Specialized Unitary Ca2+ Release Sites that Support Long-Distance Propagation of Agonist-Evoked Calcium Waves in Glial Cells James Russell (National Institutes of Health (NIH)) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 10, 1998 |
The Impact of Ca2+ Sequestration and Ca2+ Buffering on Ca2+ Wave Dynamics James Lechleiter (University of Virginia) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 09, 1998 |
The Virtual Cell Leslie Loew (University of Connecticut Health Center) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 09, 1998 |
Subcellular Measurement of Inositol 1,4,5-Trisphosphate in Xenopus Oocytes Nancy Allbritton (University of California) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 09, 1998 |
A Confocal Microscope Study of the Fertilization-Induced Calcium Wave in the Frog Egg Richard Nuccitelli (University of California) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 09, 1998 |
Properties and Functions of Calcium Oscillations in the Liver Andrew Thomas (New Jersey Medical School of UMDNJ) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 09, 1998 |
Overview and Introduction Joel Keizer (University of California) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 09, 1998 |
Welcome and Orientation Robert Gulliver, Joel Keizer (University of California), Willard Miller Jr. |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 06, 1998 |
Mathematical Analysis of Pancreatic -Cell Models for Bursting Electrical Activity Robert Miura (National Institutes of Health (NIH)) |
Tutorial on Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 06, 1998 |
Calcium Sparks and Calcium Waves Joel Keizer (University of California) |
Tutorial on Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 05, 1998 |
Calcium and Bursting Electrical Activity in Pancreatic Islets Arthur Sherman |
Tutorial on Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 05, 1998 |
Introduction to Calcium Dynamics in Cells Joel Keizer (University of California) |
Tutorial on Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

January 23, 1998 |
The Role of Adaptation in Shaping Spatio-Temporal Patterns of Neural Activity of Large Neural Networks David Hansel (École Polytechnique) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 23, 1998 |
Dynamics in Homogeneous Populations of Spiking Neurons --- Stability, Locking, and Fast Transients Wulfram Gerstner (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 22, 1998 |
The Role of Inhibition in Synchronizing Neural Oscillations: A Geometric Approach David Terman (The Ohio State University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 22, 1998 |
How the Cortex Controls Thalamically-Generated Oscillations Alain Destexhe (Laval University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 22, 1998 |
Synchrony of Large Sparse Neuronal Networks David Golomb (Ben Gurion University of the Negev) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 22, 1998 |
Synaptically Generated Waves G. Bard Ermentrout (University of Pittsburgh) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 21, 1998 |
Neuronal Mechanisms of Visuospatial Working Memory in Prefrontal Cortex Xiao-Jing Wang (Brandeis University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 21, 1998 |
The Generation of Corticostriatal Firing Patterns: Roles for Synaptic and Intrinsic Mechanisms Charles Wilson (Univ of Tennessee Ctr Health Sciences) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 21, 1998 |
Network Dynamics Mediated by Synaptic Depression John Rinzel (New York University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 21, 1998 |
Mechanisms of Synaptic Enhancement and Depression Arthur Sherman (National Institutes of Health (NIH)) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 20, 1998 |
Problems in a Unified Kinematics of Simple and Multilattices John White (Boston University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 20, 1998 |
Weakly Connected Neural Neworks: A Review Eugene Izhikevich (Arizona State University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 20, 1998 |
Response Tuning in the Somato-Sensory Cortex David Pinto (Boston University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 20, 1998 |
Respiratory Rhythm Generation in the Pre-Botzinger Complex in Mammals Rob Butera (National Institutes of Health (NIH)) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 19, 1998 |
Knockouts, Networks and Navigation Kenneth Blum (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 19, 1998 |
Buffers, Autoassociators, and Heteroassociators John Lisman (Brandeis University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 19, 1998 |
Temporal Difference Models of Navigation Peter Dayan (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 19, 1998 |
Network Model of Theta Rhythm and Temporal Coding in the Hippocampus Misha Tsodyks (Weizmann Institute of Science) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 18, 1998 |
Theta Phase Precession of Hippocampal Place Cell Activity: Data, Models, and Functional Significance Bill Skaggs (University of Pittsburgh) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 18, 1998 |
Navigation Maps Through Population Coding of Location in the Rat Hippocampus Larry Abbott (Brandeis University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 18, 1998 |
Cortical Oscillations and the Single Neuron: Timing is Everything Jim Bower (California Institute of Technology) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 18, 1998 |
Synchronization and Modulation in Networks of Neurons Nancy Kopell (Boston University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 18, 1998 |
Cellular Mechanisms of the 40 Hz Cortical Oscillation: Studies in Brain Slices and with Simulations Roger Traub (University of Birmingham) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 17, 1998 |
Tony Bell (Interval Research Corporation) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 17, 1998 |
Encoding and Decoding of Visual Information in the Thalamus Yang Dan (University of California, Berkeley) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 16, 1998 |
A Simple Model for Cortical Orientation Selectivity and its Consequences Jack Cowan (University of Chicago) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 16, 1998 |
A Local Circuit View of Integrating Long-Range Cortical Inputs David Somers (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 16, 1998 |
Modelling the Layered Structure of V1 David Mclaughlin (New York University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 16, 1998 |
Control of Gating through the LGN Murray Sherman (University at Albany (SUNY)) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 15, 1998 |
How the Visual Cortex Got Its Stripes Barbara Chapman (University of California) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 15, 1998 |
Orientation Tuning in Visual Cortex: From Simple Models to Real Brains Haim Sompolinsky (Hebrew University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 15, 1998 |
Contrast-Invariant Orientation Tuning in Cat V1: Correlation-Based Feedforward and Intracortical Circuitry Ken Miller (University of San Francisco) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 15, 1998 |
Assembly of Receptive Fields in Cat Visual Cortex David Ferster (Northwestern University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 14, 1998 |
Modelling Large–Scale Cortical Activity Jack Cowan (University of Chicago) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 14, 1998 |
Choosing the Cellular Components of Large-Scale Neural Circuits: In Praise of the Integrate-and-Fire Neuron David Somers (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 14, 1998 |
Receptive Field Analysis of Space and Time in the Visual Cortex Ralph Freeman (University of California, Berkeley) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 14, 1998 |
Repetitive Field Structure at Early Stages of Visual Processing Judith Hirsch (Rockefeller University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 14, 1998 |
The Neural Basis of Visual Perception Robert Shapley (New York University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

January 14, 1998 |
Welcome and Orientation Robert Gulliver, Willard Miller Jr., John Rinzel (New York University) |
Computational Neuroscience |

November 25, 1997 |
Discussion Session |
Algorithmic Methods for Semiconductor Circuitry |

November 25, 1997 |
Circuit Optimization, tent. Abe Elfadel (IBM) |
Algorithmic Methods for Semiconductor Circuitry |

November 25, 1997 |
A Modified Jakobi-Davidson Algorithm for Parasitic Reduction of Large RC-Interconnect Problems Martin Kahlert (Siemens AG) |
Algorithmic Methods for Semiconductor Circuitry |

November 25, 1997 |
Circuit Analysis Problems in High Frequency Digital Designs Tuyen Nguyen (IBM) |
Algorithmic Methods for Semiconductor Circuitry |

November 25, 1997 |
Discussion Session |
Algorithmic Methods for Semiconductor Circuitry |

November 25, 1997 |
Combining Model-Reduction and Integral-Equation Solvers Joel Phillips (Cadence Design Systems) |
Algorithmic Methods for Semiconductor Circuitry |

November 25, 1997 |
Efficient Time and Frequency Characterization of Electromagnetic Devices Using Fast-Sweep Methods and Circuit Models Rob Wagner (Ansoft) |
Algorithmic Methods for Semiconductor Circuitry |

November 25, 1997 |
On the Stability of Partial Element Equivalent Circuits for the Electromagnetic Modeling of VLSI Interconnects Albert Ruehli (IBM) |
Algorithmic Methods for Semiconductor Circuitry |

November 24, 1997 |
Discussion Session |
Algorithmic Methods for Semiconductor Circuitry |

November 24, 1997 |
Computation of Periodic Solutions of Electrical Circuits in the Neighborhood of Hopf Bifurcation Points Rolf Neubert (Siemens AG) |
Algorithmic Methods for Semiconductor Circuitry |

November 24, 1997 |
Homotopy Algorithms for Finding DC and Steady State Solutions of Nonlinear Circuits Ljiljana Trajkovic (Simon Fraser University) |
Algorithmic Methods for Semiconductor Circuitry |

November 24, 1997 |
Improved DC and Steady-State Circuit Simulation Using Probability-one Continuation Methods Michael Green (University of California) |
Algorithmic Methods for Semiconductor Circuitry |