### Seminars for Biomathematics

**Fall 2018**

Dec 7 |

Ahmet Kilinc (Department of Mathematics, FSU) |

Recent Results of a Biomechanical Model of Cortical Folding |

Brain Mapping Seminar |

Time: 2:00pm |

Location: LOV 107 |

Recent Modeling and Simulation Results of a Biomechanical Model of Cortical Folding |

Dec 6 |

Ahmet Kilinc (Department of Mathematics, FSU) |

A Biomechanical Model of Cortical Folding |

Brain Mapping Seminar |

Time: 2:00pm |

Location: LOV 107 |

Current results regarding a biomechanical model of cortical folding will be presented. |

Nov 29 |

Charles Kennedy (Department of Mathematics, FSU) |

Introduction to Hyperbolic Geometry |

Brain Mapping Seminar |

Time: 2:00pm |

Location: LOV 107 |

An introduction to Hyperbolic Geometry will be presented. |

Nov 22 |

Monica Hurdal (Department of Mathematics, FSU) |

No Seminar - Thanksgiving Break |

Brain Mapping Seminar |

Time: 2:00pm |

Location: LOV 107 |

Nov 21 |

Carolyn Eady (FSU) |

Biomathematics Seminar |

Time: 3:35 pm |

Location: LOV 200 |

Nov 15 |

Monica Hurdal (Department of Mathematics, FSU) |

Cortical Magnification in the Brain |

Brain Mapping Seminar |

Time: 2:00pm |

Location: LOV 107 |

We will discuss how vision is processed by the brain and formulate a mathematical model that represents the mapping between the visual field and the visual cortex. |

Nov 14 |

Bella Poole (FSU) |

Modeling HCV Interactions with p53 in Hepatocytes: Implications for Carcinogenesis |

Biomathematics Seminar |

Time: 3:35 pm |

Location: LOV 200 |

Infection with Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) has reached epidemic proportions; it is one of the least tested for, but often one of the most dangerous silent killers among American men. Individuals with chro... More |

Nov 8 |

Monica Hurdal (Department of Mathematics, FSU) |

Forward & Inverse Problem of Dipole Source Localization for EEG |

Brain Mapping Seminar |

Time: 2:00pm |

Location: LOV 107 |

We will formulate a mathematical model for EEG cortical source localization when the electrical source of brain activity is modeled as a dipole. |

Nov 7 |

Owen Lewis |

Steady state flux of buffered electro-diffusion |

Biomathematics Seminar |

Time: 3:35 pm |

Location: LOV 200 |

The gastric mucus layer is widely recognized to serve a protective function, shielding the stomach wall from the extremely low pH and digestive enzymes present in the stomach lumen. Often descr... More |

Nov 7 |

Sofia Medina |

Modelling Disease Outbreak in Realistic Urban Networks |

Biomathematics Journals |

Time: 5:00 |

Location: Dirac Library |

Nov 7 |

Angie Davenport |

A Joint Expererimental/Modeling Study of the Song Sensory System of the Female Zebra Finch |

Candidacy Exam |

Time: 11:00 |

Location: 204B Love |

Nov 1 |

Monica Hurdal (Department of Mathematics, FSU) |

Neuoanatamy for Mathematicians |

Brain Mapping Seminar |

Time: 2:00pm |

Location: LOV 107 |

Oct 31 |

Francesca Bernardi (FSU) |

Tailoring Tails in Taylor Dispersion |

Biomathematics Seminar |

Time: 3:35 pm |

Location: LOV 200 |

The dispersion of passive tracers in laminar shear flow is a classic problem in fluid dynamics. The boost in the tracer dispersion due to the interplay between advection and diffusion was first descri... More |

Oct 25 |

Carolyn Eady (Department of Mathematics, FSU) |

An Introduction to Algebraic Topology for Neuroscientists - Part 2 |

Brain Mapping Seminar |

Time: 2:00pm |

Location: LOV 107 |

Based on a lecture series by Ran Levi, this talk is a crash course in basic algebraic topology for scientists with a basic background in mathematics. We introduce simplicial complexes, discuss graphs,... More |

Oct 24 |

Jacob Brewer |

Dynamic Causal Modeling of Evoked Potentials: A Reproducibility Study |

Biomathematics Journal Club |

Time: 5:00 |

Location: Dirac Library |

Oct 18 |

Carolyn Eady (Department of Mathematics, FSU) |

An Introduction to Algebraic Topology for Neuroscientists |

Brain Mapping Seminar |

Time: 2:00pm |

Location: LOV 107 |

Based on a lecture series by Ran Levi, this talk is a crash course in basic algebraic topology for scientists with a basic background in mathematics. We introduce simplicial complexes, discuss graphs,... More |

Oct 11 |

CANCELED due to Hurricane Michael |

Brain Mapping Seminar |

Time: 2:00pm |

Location: LOV 107 |

Oct 10 |

Mehran Fazli |

Modeling the Diversity of Spontaneous and Agonist-Induced Electrical Activity in Anterior Pituitary Corticotrophs |

Biomathematics Journal Club |

Time: 5:00 |

Location: Dirac Library |

Oct 10 |

Francesca Bernardi (FSU) |

Tailoring Tails in Taylor Dispersion |

Biomathematics Seminar |

Time: 3:35 pm |

Location: LOV 200 |

The dispersion of passive tracers in laminar shear flow is a classic problem in fluid dynamics. The boost in the tracer dispersion due to the interplay between advection and diffusion was first descri... More |

Oct 4 |

Carolyn Eady (Department of Mathematics, FSU) |

Algebraic Topology for Neuroscientists |

Brain Mapping Seminar |

Time: 2:00pm |

Location: LOV 107 |

Oct 3 |

Owen Lewis |

Steady state flux of buffered electro-diffusion |

Biomathematics Seminar |

Time: 3:35 pm |

Location: LOV 200 |

The gastric mucus layer is widely recognized to serve a protective function, shielding the stomach wall from the extremely low pH and digestive enzymes present in the stomach lumen. Often descr... More |

Sep 27 |

Ahmet Kilinc (Department of Mathematics, FSU) |

Models of the Human Brain Connectome |

Brain Mapping Seminar |

Time: 2:00pm |

Location: LOV 107 |

Sep 26 |

Manu Agarwal |

Issues with using biological data in math modeling and simulation |

Biomathematics Seminar |

Time: 3:35 pm |

Location: LOV 200 |

Sep 20 |

Ahmet Kilinc (Department of Mathematics, FSU) |

Models of the Human Brain Connectome |

Brain Mapping Seminar |

Time: 2:00pm |

Location: LOV 107 |

Sep 19 |

Ryan Vinson |

Self-control with Spiking and Non-Spiking Neural Networks Playing Games |

Biomathematics Journals |

Time: 5:00 |

Location: Dirac Library |

Sep 13 |

Carolyn Eady (Department of Mathematics, FSU) |

Introduction to the Human Brain Connectome |

Brain Mapping Seminar |

Time: 2:00pm |

Location: LOV 107 |

Sep 12 |

Angie Davenport |

A Unified Model for Two Modes of Bursting in GnRH Neurons |

Biomathematics Journals |

Time: 5:00 |

Location: Dirac Library |

Sep 12 |

Inmaculada Sorribes |

Numerical methods for PDEs in biomaths |

Biomathematics Seminar |

Time: 3:35 pm |

Location: LOV 200 |

Sep 6 |

Monica Hurdal (Department of Mathematics, FSU) |

Organizational Meeting |

Brain Mapping Seminar |

Time: 2:00pm |

Location: LOV 107 |

Sep 5 |

Richard Bertram |

Early Afterdepolarizations in Cardiac Myocytes: Beyond Reduced Repolarization Reserve |

Biomathematics Journal Club |

Time: 5:00 |

Location: Dirac Library |

Sep 5 |

Inmaculada Sorribes |

Multiphase models in biology |

Biomathematics Seminar |

Time: 3:35 pm |

Location: LOV 200 |

Introduction to multiphase models, how to formulate them and how to simulate/analyze them with emphasis on biomedical applications |