Date 
Speaker and Title 
Host 
January 22 
Ani Chintalapani & Matthew Hanna,
Undergraduate Biology and Math Training Program, NJIT
Arf1 Dynamics in Coxsackievirus Infected cells
Ikemefuna Agbanusi & Alborz Yarahmadi,
Undergraduate Biology and Math Training Program, NJIT
Phase response curves of square wave bursting oscillator
 A. Bose 
January 29 
Talk cancelled,
.
 H. G. Rotstein 
February 5 
Odelia Schwartz,
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Natural image statistics and contextual visual processing
 H. G. Rotstein 
February 12 
Einat Fuchs,
Department of Zoology, Tel Aviv University
Developmental patterns and modulations of Neuronal
circuits
 J. Golowasch 
February 19 11:30!!

Eduardo Sontag,
Department of Mathematics, Rutgers University
Qualitative/Quantitative Analysis of Biomolecular Network Dynamics
 H. G. Rotstein 
February 26 
Carina Curto,
Center for Molecular & Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University
Dynamics of neural activity in auditory cortex
Talk cancelled,
 H. G. Rotstein 
March 4 
Trine KroghMadsen,
Division of Cardiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Termination and resetting of reentrant cardiac activity
 H. G. Rotstein 
March 11 
Adam Kepecs,
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Computational algorithms and neural mechanisms for estimating decision
uncertainty
 H. G. Rotstein 
March 18 13:00!! 
Adam Taylor,
Volen Center for Complex Systems, Brandeis University
Understanding the relationship between maximal conductances and
behavioral properties in a neuronal model
 F. Nadim 
March 25 
Nickolas Kintos,
Department of Mathematics, Fordham University
Investigating How Feedback to a Descending Projection Neuron Influences Rhythmic Pattern Generation in the Target Network: A Modeling Study
 F. Nadim 
April 1 
Eric Sherwood,
Department of Mathematics, Boston University
Phase Response in Bursting Neurons
 H. G. Rotstein 
April 3 Thursday!! 13:00!! 
Daniel Bunker,
Columbia University
Global change, community composition, and ecosystem functioning
 G. Russell 
April 8 
Carina Curto,
Center for Molecular & Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University
Dynamics of neural activity in auditory cortex
 H. G. Rotstein 
April 14 Monday!! 11:30!! 
Victoria Booth,
University of Michigan
A novel population model for NREM/REM sleep regulation
 A. Bose 
April 17 Thursday!! 
Mac Hyman,
Los Alamos National Laboratory
New Approaches to Mathematical Models for the Spread of Epidemics
 H. G. Rotstein 
April 22 
Filippo Posta,
Department of Mathematical Sciences, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Signal Transmission in Epithelial Layers
 C. Muratov 
April 29 
Yogesh Joshi,
Department of Mathematical Sciences, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Dynamical behavior of Pioner and Climax models
 D. Blackmore 