The 20th Joint NMSU/UTEP Workshop on Mathematics, Computer Science, and Computational Sciences

New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, New Mexico
Saturday, April 8th, 2017

Objective of the joint workshops series. The main objective of these workshops is to initiate and enhance the interaction, exchange of ideas, and possible collaboration.

History.

Objective of this workshop.

Location: NMSU Campus, Science Hall 107. Click here for map

Parking: For those visitors who want to enjoy the NMSU campus in the evenings (after 4:30 p.m.) and on weekends (Saturday & Sunday), no parking permit is required. You may park in any regular faculty/staff, commuter student or visitor parking space. Parking metered spaces are also free after 4:30 p.m. and on weekends.

Local Organizers: Tonghui Wang and Karen Villaverde

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Sponsors: Website: Program:

8:55-9:00 am ***** Official opening *****

9:00-9:10 am
Karen Villaverde, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU
On Building Metacognition Learning Strategies on Pre-Calculus Students

9:10-9:15 am Questions and discussion

9:15-9:25 am
Theodore Stanford, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU
Why are Number Lines Hard for Elementary Teachers?

9:25-9:30 am Questions and discussion

9:30-9:40 am
Robert Smits , Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU
A mathematical model of cardiac progenitor cells formation and growth of the cardiosphere

9:40-9:45 am Questions and discussion

9:45-9:55 am
Qianning Liu, Robert Smits, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU
A Study of Pharmacokinetic Model

9:55-10:00 am Questions and discussion

10:00-10:10 am
Olga Kosheleva, Department of Teacher Education, UTEP
Vladik Kreinovich, Department of Computer Science, UTEP
Derivation of Gross-Pitaevskii Version of Nonlinear Schroedinger Equation from Scale Invariance

10:10-10:15 am Questions and discussion

10:15-10:25 am
Xianyi Zeng, Department of Mathematical Sciences, UTEP
A Hybrid Variable Method for First Order Hyperbolic Conservation Laws

10:25-10:30 am Questions and discussion

10:30-10:45 am ***** Coffee Break *****

10:45-10:55 am
Abdullah Abu-Rqayiq, Ernest Barany , Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU
From Monomorphism to Polymorphism, a Story of Evolutionary Branching

10:55-11:00 am Questions and discussion

11:00-11:10 am
Ibrahim Jawarneh, Ross Staffeldt, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU
Dynamical Systems and Conley’s Topological Index

11:10-11:15 am Questions and discussion

11:15-11:25 am
Mahdokht Michelle Afravi and Vladik Kreinovich, Department of Computer Science, UTEP
From Universal Approximation to Universal Representation: It All Depends on the Continuum Hypothesis

11:25-11:30 am Questions and discussion

11:30-11:40 am
Osei Kofi Tweneboah and Maria Christina Mariani, Computational Science Program, UTEP
STOCHASTIC MODELS APPLIED TO HIGH FREQUENCY FINANCIAL TIME SERIES

11:40-11:45 am Questions and discussion

11:45-11:55 am
Sumi Dey, Maria Christina Mariani , Department of Mathematical Sciences, UTEP
Deterministic and Stochastic Analysis of Two Preys One Predator Model

11:55-12:00 pm Questions and discussion

12:00-1:30 pm ***** Lunch *****

1:30-1:40 pm
Md Al Masum Bhuiyan, Maria Christina Mariani, Osei K. Tweneboah, Computational Science Program, UTEP
A COMPREHENSIVE ANALYSIS OF TIME SERIES FORECASTING WITH VOLATILITY MODELS

1:40-1:45 pm Questions and discussion

1:45-1:55 pm
Nesreen Alsharman and Inna Pivkina, Department of Computer Science, NMSU
Generating Summarization through Unigram-Bigram Multi-Words Extraction

1:55-2:00 pm Questions and discussion

2:00-2:10 pm
Andrew Pownuk, Jazmin Quezada, Department of Mathematical Sciences, UTEP
Iwona Skalna, AGH University of Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland
Solution of the Wave Equation with Interval and Random Parameters

2:10-2:15 pm Questions and discussion

2:15-2:25 pm
Andrew Pownuk, Department of Mathematical Sciences, UTEP
Vladik Kreinovich, Department of Computer Science, UTEP
Why Linear Interpolation? 2:25-2:30 pm Questions and discussion

2:30-2:45 pm ***** Coffee Break *****

2:45-2:55 pm
Behzad Djafari Rouhani, Department of Mathematical Sciences, UTEP
A Strongly Convergent Iterative Scheme to Solutions of Some Systems of Variational Inequalities and Fixed Point Problems

2:55-3:00 pm Questions and discussion

3:00-3:10 pm
Weizhong Tian , Department of Mathematical Sciences, Eastern New Mexico University
Tonghui Wang, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU
The new family of multivariate skew slash distribution

3:10-3:15 pm Questions and discussion

3:15-3:25 pm
David Trafimow,Tonghui Wang,Cong Wang, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU
Skewness is a Friend and not an Enemy!

3:25-3:30 pm Questions and discussion

3:30-3:40 pm
Wuzhen Peng, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU
A New Method of Environmental Degradation Evaluating

3:40-3:45 pm Questions and discussion

3:45-4:00 pm ***** Cofee Break *****

4:00-4:10 pm
Weizhong Tian, Baokun Li, and Tonghui Wang, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU
Versions of Singular Multivariate Skew-normal Distributions

4:10-4:15 pm Questions and discussion

4:15-4:25 pm
Xiaonan Zhu, Baokun Li, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU
Sampling distributions under closed skew normal settings

4:25-4:30 pm Questions and discussion

4:30-4:40
Ziwei Ma, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU
Decomposition of Quadratic Forms under Skew Normal Setting

4:40-4:45 pm Questions and discussion

4:45-5:00 pm ********* General Discusion ******