Las Cruces, NM

Saturday, April 3rd, 2010

The 5th Joint Workshop on Mathematics and Computer Science was held in Las Cruces, New Mexico on April 4th, 2009.

The 4th Joint Workshop on Mathematics and Computer Science was held in El Paso, Texas on November 8, 2008.

The 3rd Joint Workshop on Mathematics and Computer Science was held in Las Cruces, New Mexico on April 26, 2008.

The 2nd Joint Workshop on Mathematics and Computer Science was held in El Paso, Texas on November 17, 2007.

The 1st Joint Workshop on Mathematics and Computer Science was held in Las Cruces, New Mexico, on April 14, 2007.

To bring in researchers from outside our research areas who are interested in collaborating with Mathematics, Computer Science, and Computational Sciences researchers.

**9:05 - 9:25 am**
Toward Computing an Optimal Trajectory for an Environment-Oriented Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)

Jerald Brady, Cyber-ShARE Center for Sharing Resource through Cyber-Infrastructure to Advance Research and Education, UTEP

**9:25 - 9:30 am** Questions and discussion

**9:30 - 9:50 am **
Computation in Quantum Space-Time Can Lead to a Super-Polynomial Speedup

Vladik Kreinovich, Dept. of Computer Science, UTEP

**9:50 - 9:55 am** Questions and discussion

**9:55 - 10:15 am**
New Convergence Results for Solutions to a Class of Second Order Nonhomogeneous Evolution Equations

Behzad Djafari Rouhani, Dept. of Mathematics, UTEP

**10:15 - 10:20 am** Questions and discussion

**10:20 - 10:40 am** Coffee break

**10:40 - 11:00 am**
Bichains

John Harding, Dept. of Mathematics, NMSU

**11:00 - 11:05 am** Questions and discussion

**11:05 - 11:25 am **
Adaptive Taylor Series and its Applications in the Interval Finite Element Method

Andrzej Pownuk, Dept. of Mathematics, UTEP

**11:25 - 11:30 am** Questions and discussion

**11:30 - 11:50 am**
Parallel Method for the Solution of Stochastic Differential Equations with the Interval Parameters

Andrzej Pownuk, Dept. of Mathematics, UTEP

**11:50 - 11:55 am** Questions and discussion

**11:55 - 1:25 pm** Lunch and discussion

**1:25 - 1:45 pm **
Uncertainty Can Decrease Privacy: An Observation

Karen Villaverde, Dept. of Computer Science, NMSU

**1:45 - 1:50 pm** Questions and discussion

**1:50 - 2:10 pm **
Numerical Upscaled Model of Transport in Multiscale Porous Media

Son-Young Yi, Dept. of Mathematical Sciences and Computational Science Program, UTEP

**2:10 - 2:15 pm** Questions and discussion

**2:15 - 2:35 pm **
A Computational Introduction to STEM Studies

Alexandria N. Ogrey, Dept. of Computer Science, UTEP

**2:35 - 2:40 pm** Questions and discussion

**2:40 - 3:00 pm **
Towards Algebraic Foundations of Algebraic Fuzzy Logic Operations: Aiming at the Minimal Number of Requirements

Jaime Nava, Dept. of Computer Science, UTEP

**3:00 - 3:05 pm** Questions and discussion

**3:05 - 3:25 pm **
An Optimization Method on Joint Inversion of Different Types of Seismic Data

Anibal Sosa, Computational Sciences, Dept. of Mathematics, UTEP

**3:25 - 3:30 pm** Questions and discussion

**3:30 - 3:50 pm ** Coffee and discussion

**3:50 - 4:10 pm **
On a Parameter Estimation Technique for Solving an Influenza Model

Paula A. Gonzalez-Parra, Computational Sciences, Dept. of Mathematics, UTEP

**4:10 - 4:15 pm** Questions and discussion

**4:15 - 4:35 pm **
Introduction to Computing Programming for Scientists and
Engineers: A New Teaching Approach for Future High-School
Mathematics Professors (preliminary observations)

Christian Servin, Dept. of Computer Science, UTEP

**4:35 - 4:40 pm** Questions and discussion

**4:40 - 5:00 pm **
Reliable and Fault Tolerant Distributed Caching using Memcached

Bivas Das, Dept. of Computer Science, UTEP

**5:00 - 5:05 pm** Questions and discussion

**5:05 - 5:25 pm **
Constraint Based Software Verification with Floating Point Numbers

Shubhra Datta, Dept. of Computer Science, UTEP

**5:25 - 5:30 pm** Questions and discussion

**5:30 - 5:50 pm **
WRife: A Wireless Epidemic Data Collection and Tracking Protocol Suitable for Medical Monitoring

Avranil Tah, Dept. of Computer Science, UTEP

**5:50 - 5:55 pm** Questions and discussion

**5:55 - 6:15 pm **
Extracting Fuzzy Measures from Sample Data

Xiaojing Wang, Dept. of Computer Science, UTEP

**6:15 - 6:20 pm** Questions and discussion

**6:20 - 6:40 pm **
Stochastic Differential Equations Arising in Population Models

M.P. Beccar Varela , Dept. of Mathematics, NMSU

**6:40 - 6:45 pm** Questions and discussion

**6:45 - 7:05 pm ** General discussion

Karen Villaverde (Department of Computer Science, NMSU)