**The First Central Valley Regional SIAM Student Conference**

Time: April 29, 2016

Location: University of California, Merced campus (see map)

**Events for 2016-2017**

**SAMPLE Seminar**: Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Title: *Procedural generation in gaming*

Presenter: Michael Stobb (Applied Mathematics, UC Merced)

Location: SSM 217, El Capitan

Refreshments at 3:00pm, talk at 3:30pm

**SAMPLE Seminar**: Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

Title: *Enhanced fractal dynamics of a BEC induced by dipolar interactions*

Presenter: Jessica Taylor (Applied Mathematics, UC Merced)

Location: SSM 217, El Capitan

Refreshments at 3:00pm, talk at 3:30pm

**SAMPLE Seminar**: Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

Title: *Demonstration of the R Markdown package*

*dimensional dynamical systems*

Presenter: Li-Hsuan Huang (Applied Mathematics, UC Merced)

Location: SSM 217, El Capitan

Refreshments at 3:00pm, talk at 3:30pm

**SAMPLE Seminar**: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Title: *Hydrodynamics of heterogeneous swarms*

Presenter: Katie Copenhagen (Physics, UC Merced)

Location: SSM 217, El Capitan

Refreshments at 3:00pm, talk at 3:30pm

**SAMPLE Seminar**: Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

Title: *Bayesian Inference of Stochastic Pursuit Models from Basketball*

*Tracking Data*

Presenter: Shagun Rawat (Applied Mathematics, UC Merced)

Location: SSM 217, El Capitan

Refreshments at 3:00pm, talk at 3:30pm

**SAMPLE Seminar**: Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Title: *Markov Chains with Perturbations*

Presenter: Jason Davis (Applied Mathematics, UC Merced)

Location: SSM 217, El Capitan

Refreshments at 3:00pm, talk at 3:30pm

**SAMPLE Seminar**: Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Title: *Hybrid Perovskite Thin Films as Highly Efficient Luminescent*

*Solar Concentrators*

Presenter: Christine Hoffman (Applied Mathematics, UC Merced)

Location: SSM 217, El Capitan

Refreshments at 3:00pm, talk at 3:30pm

**SAMPLE Seminar**: Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

Title: *TBA*

Presenter: Fabian Santiago (Applied Mathematics, UC Merced)

Location: SSM 217, El Capitan

Refreshments at 3:00pm, talk at 3:30pm

**SAMPLE Seminar**: Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

Title: *TBA*

Presenter: Matea Alvarado (Applied Mathematics, UC Merced)

Location: SSM 217, El Capitan

Refreshments at 3:00pm, talk at 3:30pm

**SAMPLE Seminar**: Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

Title: *Strong selection of infectious disesase and genomic data*

Presenter: Mario Banuelos (Applied Mathematics, UC Merced)

Location: SSM 217, El Capitan

Refreshments at 3:00pm, talk at 3:30pm

**SAMPLE Seminar**: Tuesday, November 29th, 2016

Title: *TBA*

Presenter: Omar DeGuchy (Applied Mathematics, UC Merced)

Location: SSM 217, El Capitan

Refreshments at 3:00pm, talk at 3:30pm

**SAMPLE Seminar**: Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

Title: *How random is a shuffled deck of cards?*

Presenter: Julia Clark (Applied Mathematics, UC Merced)

Location: SSM 217, El Capitan

Refreshments at 3:00pm, talk at 3:30pm