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

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

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

January 22, 1998 |
How the Cortex Controls Thalamically-Generated Oscillations Alain Destexhe (Laval University) |
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 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 23, 1998 |
The Role of Adaptation in Shaping Spatio-Temporal Patterns of Neural Activity of Large Neural Networks David Hansel (École Polytechnique) |
Computational Neuroscience |

February 05, 1998 |
Introduction to Calcium Dynamics in Cells 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 06, 1998 |
Calcium Sparks and Calcium Waves Joel Keizer (University of California) |
Tutorial on 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 09, 1998 |
Welcome and Orientation Robert Gulliver, Joel Keizer (University of California), Willard Miller Jr. |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

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

February 09, 1998 |
The Virtual Cell Leslie Loew (University of Connecticut Health Center) |
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 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 |
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 |
Intercellular Ca2+ Waves: Mechanisms and Function Michael Sanderson (University of Massachusetts Medical School) |
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 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 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 |
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 |
Spatial Patterns in Bursting Systems John Hunter (University of California) |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

February 12, 1998 |
Elementary Events of Intracellular Calcium Liberation Joel Keizer (University of California) |
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 |
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 |
Fire-Diffuse-Fire and the Dynamics of Intracellular Calcium Waves John Pearson (Los Alamos National Laboratory) |
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 |
Calcium Triggers Secretion, But Which Calcium and How? Arthur Sherman (National Institutes of Health (NIH)) |
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 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 |
Informal Discussion |
Calcium Dynamics in Cells |

March 07, 1998 |
Introduction to the KDI Initiative Michael Steuerwalt (National Science Foundation) |
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 |
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 |
Analysis of Hypermedia Jon Kleinberg (Cornell University) |
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 |
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 |
Machine Inference Neil Gershenfeld (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
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 |
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 |
Independent Component Analysis Terry Sejnowski (Salk Institute for Biological Studies) |
Knowledge and Distributed Intelligence (KDI) - Opportunities in the Mathematical Sciences |

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

March 09, 1998 |
Introduction to the Electrophysiology of Cardiac Tissue, I 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, II 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 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, III: Fiber Architecture of the Heart and its Valves Charles Peskin (New York 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 11, 1998 |
Modeling Cardiac Excitation-Contraction Coupling: New Insights into Interval-Force Relations Saleet Jafri (Johns Hopkins University) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

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

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

March 12, 1998 |
Numerical Simulation of Leaflet Movement in a Fiber-reinforced Polymer Heart Valve Prosthesis Giovanna Cacciola (Technische Universiteit Eindhoven) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 12, 1998 |
Modeling Strategies for Cardiac Development Larry Taber (Washington University) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 12, 1998 |
Effects of Mitral Apparatus Geometry on Mitral Flow and Leaflet Motion: A Computer Study Beth Printz (Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 13, 1998 |
Repetitive Paroxysmal Tachycardia -- Mechanism and Control Leon Glass (McGill University) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 13, 1998 |
Spatiotemporal Control of Reentrant Tachycardias Alain Karma (Northeastern University) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 13, 1998 |
Math Considerations in Detection and Classification of Cardiac Arrhythmias in a Dual Chamber Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator: Robustness vs. Device Longevity Milton Morris (Guidant Corporation) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 13, 1998 |
The Role of Modeling in the Design of Antitachycardia Implantable Devices Eduardo Warman (Medtronic) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 13, 1998 |
Relationship between Anatomy and Ventricular Defibrillation Thresholds in Two Finite-Element Human Thorax Models Shirley Min (Medtronic) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 14, 1998 |
K+-channels as Molecular Targets for Antiarrhythmic Drugs. Molecular Mechanisms of Drug Action Dirk Snyders (Vanderbilt University) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 14, 1998 |
Modeling Conformation-Specific Potassium Channel Block Randy Rasmusson (Allegheny College) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 14, 1998 |
A New Cardiac Sodium Channel Markov Model for Describing Drug Action Lisa Irvine (Johns Hopkins University) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

March 14, 1998 |
Block of Sodium Current and Cardiac Conduction Anthony Varghese (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Cardiac Dynamics |

April 23, 1998 |
Life's Other Secret: The New Mathematics of the Living World Ian Stewart (University of Warwick) |
Life's Other Secret: The New Mathematics of the Living World |

April 27, 1998 |
Welcome and Orientation Jonathan Andersh (3M), Fred Dulles (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities), Yannis Kevrekidis (Princeton University), Willard Miller Jr. |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 27, 1998 |
A Survey of Dynamic Modeling, Analysis and Control Activities at UTRC: Focus on Nonlinear Dynamics and Future Research Opportunities Andrzej Banaszuk (United Technologies Corporation) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 27, 1998 |
Modeling Issues in Control of Microelectronics Fabrication Processes Abbas Emami-Naeini (SC Solutions, Inc.) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 27, 1998 |
Nonlinear Control: Issues and Opportunities for Industrial Applications Tariq Samad (Honeywell) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 27, 1998 |
Stochastic Nonlinear Disturbance Attenuation and Adaptive Stabilization Miroslav Krstic (University of California, San Diego) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 27, 1998 |
Imbedding for Stochastic and Spatio-temporal Dynamics Jaroslav Stark (UCL) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 28, 1998 |
Current Issues in Model-Predictive Control James Rawlings (University of Wisconsin, Madison) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 28, 1998 |
Putting the Feedback back into Automatic Control Roger Brockett (Harvard University) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 28, 1998 |
Active Identification for Discrete-Time Nonlinear Systems Ioannis Kanellakopoulos (University of California, Los Angeles) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 28, 1998 |
Numerical Criterion for Stabilizing Steady State Solutions of the Navier--Stokes Equations Edriss Titi (University of California) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 28, 1998 |
Wave Turing Resonance and Dynamics of Planforms Leonid Pismen (Technion-Israel Institute of Technology) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 29, 1998 |
Estimating the Control and Identification Effort for Chaotic Dynamics Iven Mareels (University of Melbourne) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 29, 1998 |
Input Sequence Design for Nonlinear Model Identification Frank Doyle (University of Delaware) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 29, 1998 |
Isospectral Flows and Nonholonomic Stabilization Anthony Bloch (University of Michigan) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 29, 1998 |
Dynamics of Re-entrant Manufacturing Systems Dieter Armbruster (Arizona State University) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 29, 1998 |
Parameter Estimation of a Certain Class of Nonlinear Time Varying Systems Tomas Co (Michigan Technological University) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 29, 1998 |
A Collocation-Based Approach to Model Reduction for a Tungsten Chemical Vapor Deposition Ray Adomaitis (University of Maryland) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 30, 1998 |
The Geometry of Second Order Control Systems John Baillieul (Boston University) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 30, 1998 |
From Smart Devices to Smart Systems P. S. Krishnaprasad (University of Maryland) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 30, 1998 |
Stabilization, L yapunov-Like Functions, and the Effect of Disturbances Eduardo Sontag (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 30, 1998 |
Feedback Control of Nonlinear Differential Algebraic Equation Systems Prodromos Daoutidis (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

April 30, 1998 |
Two Bifurcation Problems Arising in a Control Setting Yannis Kevrekidis (Princeton University) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

May 01, 1998 |
The Obstacle Problem Without Obstacle Luis Caffarelli (The University of Texas at Austin) |
Pure, Applied, and Industrial Mathematics: Strength through Connections |

May 01, 1998 |
Constructive Nonlinear Control Petar Kokotovic (University of California) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

May 01, 1998 |
Towards a Bifurcation Theory of Nonlinear Control Systems Wolfgang Kliemann (Iowa State University) |
Nonlinear Identification and Control |

May 01, 1998 |
Risk Sensitive Stochastic Control Wendell Fleming (Brown University) |
Pure, Applied, and Industrial Mathematics: Strength through Connections |

May 02, 1998 |
Stabilitiy Estimates for 2-dimensional Cracks in 3-dimensional Bodies Emmanuele Dibenedetto (Northwestern University) |
Pure, Applied, and Industrial Mathematics: Strength through Connections |

May 02, 1998 |
Industrial Mathematics-Benefits and Difficulties in Connecting to Academe Peter Castro (Eastman Kodak Company) |
Pure, Applied, and Industrial Mathematics: Strength through Connections |

May 02, 1998 |
Spinning and Weaving Hilary Ockendon (University of Oxford) |
Pure, Applied, and Industrial Mathematics: Strength through Connections |

May 02, 1998 |
Stochastic Fluid Dymanics James Glimm (University at Albany (SUNY)) |
Pure, Applied, and Industrial Mathematics: Strength through Connections |