Date 
Speaker and Title 
Host 
September 7 
Organizational Meeting,
 
September 14 
Andrea Barreiro,
Department of Mathematics, University of Washington
Modeling cooperative activity in neural systems
 H. G. Rotstein 
September 21 
Cristina Turner, Department of Mathematics, FaMAF, Universidad Nacional de Cordoba
Shape optimization for tumor location
 H. G. Rotstein 
September 28 
Gareth Russell,
Department of Biological Sciences & Department of Mathematical Sciences, NJIT
Mathematical Ecology "Open Problems Forum": Modeling Home Ranges and Habitat Selection
 H. G. Rotstein 
October 5 
Xinxian Huang,
Department of Mathematical Sciences, NJIT
Using Phase Response Curves to Infer the Activity of Feedback Neuronal
Networks with Synaptic Depression
 H. G. Rotstein 
October 12 
Gareth Russell,
Department of Biological Sciences & Department of Mathematical Sciences, NJIT
Mathematical Ecology "Open Problems Forum": Modeling Animal Movement with Arbitrarily Complicated Constraints
 H. G. Rotstein 
October 19 
Gemma Huguet, Center for Neural Sciences, New York University
A model for dynamical switching during tristable perception of visual plaids
 H. G. Rotstein 
October 26 
Dongwook Kim,
Department of Mathematical Sciences, NJIT
The effect of periodic and nonperiodic inputs on firing rate resonance in a stellate cell model
 H. G. Rotstein 
November 2 
Alla Borisyuk, Department of Mathematics, University of Utah
Selectivity to slowly rising stimuli in frog auditory neurons
 H. G. Rotstein 
November 9 
Kevin Janes, University of Virginia
Cancelled
 H. G. Rotstein
A. Abdi

November 16 
SFN Meeting (no seminar)
 
November 23 
Hui Wu , Department of Mathematical Sciences, NJIT
Pattern formation in oscillatory systems
 H. G. Rotstein 
November 30 
UBM Student Presentations
Sandhya Venkataraman & Enas Shehadeh
The Dynamic Instability of Microtubles: Vibrational Modes
Motolani Olarinre & Xavier Lee
Metapopulation Model: Improving on the InterPatch Movement Rate
Term for a more Realistic Model
Moustafa Moursy & Omar Meky
The role of the hyperpolarizationactivated current in producing
stable oscillations in the PD pacemaker cell

J. Golowasch
V. Matveev
G. Russell

December 7 
No seminar, classes follow a Thursday schedule

