El Paso, Texas

Saturday, October 27, 2012

**History.**

- The 1st Joint Workshop on Mathematics and Computer Science was held in Las Cruces, New Mexico, on April 14, 2007.
- The 2nd Joint Workshop on Mathematics and Computer Science was held in El Paso, Texas, on November 17, 2007.
- The 3rd Joint Workshop on Mathematics and Computer Science was held in Las Cruces, New Mexico, on April 26, 2008.
- The 4th Joint Workshop on Mathematics, Computer Science, and Computational Sciences was held in El Paso, Texas, on November 8, 2008.
- The 5th Joint Workshop on Mathematics, Computer Science, and Computational Sciences was held in Las Cruces, New Mexico, on April 4, 2009.
- The 6th Joint Workshop on Mathematics, Computer Science, and Computational Sciences was held in El Paso, Texas, on November 7, 2009.
- The 7th Joint Workshop on Mathematics, Computer Science, and Computational Sciences was held in Las Cruces, New Mexico, on April 3, 2010.
- The 8th Joint Workshop on Mathematics, Computer Science, and Computational Sciences was held in El Paso, Texas, on November 10, 2010.
- The 9th Joint Workshop on Mathematics, Computer Science, and Computational Sciences was held in Las Cruces, New Mexico, on April 2, 2011.
- The 10th Joint Workshop on Mathematics, Computer Science, and Computational Sciences was held in El Paso, Texas, on November 5, 2011.
- The 11th Joint Workshop on Mathematics, Computer Science, and Computational Sciences was held in Las Cruces, New Mexico, on March 31, 2012.

- to bring in researchers in Math, 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 Math, Computer Science, and Computational Sciences researchers.

**Location:** UTEP Campus, Chemistry and Computer Science
Building CCCB, Room G.0208 on the Ground Floor.

**Parking:** Parking permits have been e-mailed to all
non-UTEP presenters.

**Program (preliminary):**

9:00- 9:05 am opening 9:05- 9:22 am Melaku A. Bogale, Computational Science Program, UTEP Murad Alaqtash, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, UTEP Huying Yi, Texas Tech Health Center James Moody Thompson Sarkodie-Gyan, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, UTEP Richard Brower Case study on application of fuzzy granular computing for assessment of mild traumatic brain injury 9:22- 9:25 am questions and discussion 9:25- 9:42 am Victor Carrillo, Computational Science Program, UTEP A new non-uniform weight generator method for post-Pareto analysis 9:42- 9:45 am questions and discussion 9:45-10:02 am Alexaundra Robles, Department of Computer Science, NMSU Karen Villaverde, Department of Computer Science, NMSU An Educational RPG Game that Teaches Computer Science Basic Concepts in Java 10:02-10:05 am questions and discussion 10:05-10:22 am Karen Villaverde, Department of Computer Science, NMSU Eric Gasper, Department of Computer Science, NMSU Dynamic Generation of Computer Music for Therapeutic Applications 10:22-10:25 am questions and discussion 10:25-10:40 am break 10:40-10:57 am Paul Delgado, Computational Science Program, UTEP Vinod Kumar, Department of Mechanical Engineering, UTEP Son Young Yi, Department of Mathematical Sciences, UTEP Stability and convergence of sequentially coupled flow and deformation models in porous media: single phase Darcy's law and biot's model slides are available here 10:57-11:00 am questions and discussion 11:00-11:17 am Paul Delgado, Computational Science Program, UTEP Vinod Kumar, Department of Mechanical Engineering, UTEP Son Young Yi, Department of Mathematical Sciences, UTEP Generalization of Heterogeneous Multiscale Models coupling discrete microscale and continuous macroscale representations of physical laws slides are available here 11:17-11:20 am questions and discussion 11:20-11:37 am Paul Delgado, Computational Science Program, UTEP Vinod Kumar, Department of Mechanical Engineering, UTEP Son Young Yi, Department of Mathematical Sciences, UTEP Derivation of Biot's Equations for Coupled Flow-Deformation Processes in Porous Media slides are available here 11:37-11:40 am questions and discussion 11:40-11:57 am Behzad Djafari Rouhani, Department of Mathematical Sciences, UTEP Fixed Point Theorems for Contractive Type Mappings in Metric Spaces 11:57-12:00 pm questions and discussion 12:00-12:17 pm Art Duval, Department of Mathematical Sciences, UTEP Max flow min cut in higher dimensions slides are available here 12:17-12:20 pm questions and discussion 12:20- 1:50 pm lunch and discussions 12:20- 1:50 pm Poster session, Bioinformatics program, UTEP 1:50- 2:07 pm Saurabh Gupta, Department of Computer Science, NMSU Application of Distributed Constraint Optimization in Power Network Problems 2:07- 2:10 pm questions and discussion 2:10- 2:27 pm Olga Kosheleva, Department of Teacher Education, UTEP Vladik Kreinovich, Department of Computer Science, UTEP Use of Grothendieck's Inequality in Interval Computations: Quadratic Terms are Estimated Accurately Modulo a Constant Factor slides are available here 2:27- 2:30 pm questions and discussion 2:30- 2:47 pm Shirley Moore, Department of Computer Science, UTEP Modeling Performance and Energy Efficiency of Application Codes slides are available here 2:47- 2:50 pm questions and discussion 2:50- 3:07 pm (canceled) Vojin G. Oklobdzija, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, NMSU Microprocessor Development: Retrospective and Future Challenges 3:07- 3:10 pm questions and discussion 3:10- 3:27 pm Andres Ortiz, Departments of Mathematical Sciences and Department of Physics, UTEP A Derivation of the Equation of the Binding of a Ligand to a Protein with Multiple Binding Sites 3:27- 3:30 pm questions and discussion 3:30- 3:45 pm break 3:45- 4:02 pm Andrzej Pownuk, Department of Mathematical Sciences, UTEP Iwona Skalna, AGH-University of Science and Technology Naveen Kumar Goud Ramunigari, The University of Texas at El Paso Parallel Methods for Solution of Equations with Uncertain Parameters 4:02- 4:05 pm questions and discussion 4:05- 4:22 pm Christian Servin, Computational Science Program, UTEP Craig Tweedie, Environmental Science and Engineering Program, UTEP Aaron Velasco, Department of Geological Sciences, UTEP Towards a More Realistic Treatment of Uncertainty in Earth and Environmental Sciences: Beyond a Simplified Subdivision into Interval and Random Components slides are available here 4:22- 4:25 pm questions and discussion 4:25- 4:42 pm Baokun Li, School of Statistics, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, China Tonghui Wang, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU Weizhong Tian, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU Risk Measures and Asset Pricing Models with New Versions of Wang Transform 4:42- 4:45 pm questions and discussion 4:45- 5:02 pm Thomas Mullen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU Copulas and Credits in Engineering Economy and Product Life Cycles 5:02- 5:05 pm questions and discussion 5:05- 5:22 pm Angel Flores-Abad, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, NMSU Zheng Wei, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU Ou Ma, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, NMSU Tonghui Wang, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU Stochastic Optimal Control of a Space Robot to Approach a Tumbling Object for Capture 5:22- 5:25 pm questions and discussion 5:25- 5:42 pm Weizhong Tian, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU Tonghui Wang, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU Estimation of Parameters in Skew-elliptical family based on copula structure analysis 5:42- 5:45 pm questions and discussion 5:45- 6:02 pm Rendao Ye, College of Economics, Hangzhou Dianzi University, China Tonghui Wang, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU Inferences in variance components models under skew-normal settings 6:02- 6:05 pm questions and discussion 6:05- 6:25 pm general discussion

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