7th Joint NMSU/UTEP Workshop on Mathematics, Computer Science, and Computational Sciences

New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, NM
Saturday, April 3rd, 2010

Sponsored by

CAHSI (Computing Alliance of Hispanic Serving Institutions), NMSU Computer Science Department, and NMSU Mathematical Sciences Department.

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

The 6th Joint Workshop on Mathematics and Computer Science was held in El Paso, Texas on November 7, 2009.
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.

Objective of this workshop

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

Location

NMSU Campus, Science Hall 107

Program

9:00 - 9:05 am Official Opening

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

Organizing Committee (in alphabetic order)

John Harding (Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU)
Karen Villaverde (Department of Computer Science, NMSU)