# Theoretical Biology Seminar (2017)

This is a "bridge" seminar in the Math Department, with a mixed audience of biologists, theoretical/computational biologists, and mathematicians. To subscribe to the MathBio email list, simply send an email from your preferred account to: L-MathBio-subscribe-request@lists.psu.edu

Date | Room | Speaker(s) | Title |
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17 Jan 2017 1:30pm - 2:50pm | 113 McAllister | Benoit Perthame | PDE models for neural networks: analysis and behaviour |

31 Jan 2017 1:30pm - 2:50pm | 113 McAllister | POSTPONED to Feb 21st: Ryan Murray | Wright-Fisher dynamics and gradient flows |

07 Feb 2017 1:30pm - 2:50pm | 113 McAllister | Please see Chyrsoula Tsogka job talk: https://math.psu.edu/events/30146 | Untitled |

14 Feb 2017 1:30pm - 2:50pm | 113 McAllister | Etienne Sandier | Untitled |

21 Feb 2017 1:30pm - 2:50pm | 113 McAllister | Ryan Murray | Wright-Fisher dynamics and gradient flows |

07 Mar 2017 1:30pm - 2:50pm | 113 McAllister | Spring Break | Untitled |

14 Mar 2017 1:30pm - 2:50pm | 113 McAllister | Bei Hu | Free boundary problems in PDE arising from biology |

11 Apr 2017 1:30pm - 2:50pm | 113 McAllister | Aldo Guzmán Sáenz | Topological data analysis, applications to Metagenomics |

18 Apr 2017 1:30pm - 2:50pm | 113 McAllister | Changho Kim | Fluctuating Hydrodynamics Approach for the Simulation of Reactive Fluids and Reaction-Diffusion Systems at Small Scales |

21 Apr 2017 2:00pm - 3:30pm | 113 McAllister | Carly Klivans | The Partitionability Conjecture |

22 Aug 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm | 112 Osmond Lab | Tatiana Engel | Discovering dynamic computations in the brain from large-scale neural recordings |

12 Sep 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm | 112 Osmond Lab | Dezhe Jin | The Role of Inhibitory Neurons in the Formation of Synaptic Chain Networks for Precise Timing |

19 Sep 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm | 112 Osmond Lab | Spencer Carran | Understanding the Consequences of Control: Equity in Disease Management |

26 Sep 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm | 112 Osmond Lab | Yuan Lou | Disperal in Advective Environments |

20 Oct 2017 2:25pm - 3:25pm | 106 McAllister | Charlie Doering | Features of fast living: on the weak selection for longevity in degenerate birth-death processes |

24 Oct 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm | 112 Osmond Lab | Robin Snyder | The role of luck in individual success |

31 Oct 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm | 112 Osmond Lab | Laura Miller | Flight of the smallest insects and spiders |

07 Nov 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm | 112 Osmond Lab | Julien Arino | Spatio-temporal spread of infectious pathogens in discrete space |

14 Nov 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm | 112 Osmond Lab | Amalie McKee | Seasonality as a measure of progress towards disease elimination in a metapopulation |

21 Nov 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm | 112 Osmond Lab | THANKSGIVING WEEK | Untitled |

28 Nov 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm | 112 Osmond Lab | Michael Lesnick | An Introduction to Multiparameter Persistent Homology |

05 Dec 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm | 112 Osmond Lab | Hermann Riecke | Network Evolution and Synchronization in the Olfactory System |

07 Dec 2017 1:30pm - 2:30pm | 114 McAllister | Shugo Yasuda | Self-organized pattern formation in run-and-tumble chemotactic bacteria with stiff response |