El Paso, Texas

Saturday, November 2, 2013

**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.
- The 12th Joint Workshop on Mathematics, Computer Science, and Computational Sciences was held in El Paso, Texas, on October 27, 2012.
- The 13th Joint Workshop on Mathematics, Computer Science, and Computational Sciences was held in Las Cruces, New Mexico, on April 6, 2013.

- 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 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 CCSB, Room G.0208 on the Ground Floor.

**Parking:** Parking permits will be e-mailed to all
non-UTEP presenters.

**Program (preliminary):**

9:00- 9:05 am opening 9:05- 9:25 am Luis Gutierrez, Department of Computer Science, UTEP Salem Benferhat, Centre de Recherche en Informatique de Lens (CRIL), Universite d'Artois, Lens, France Martine Ceberio, Department of Computer Science, UTEP Vladik Kreinovich, Department of Computer Science, UTEP Rebekah Gruver, Department of Computer Science, UTEP Marianna Pena, Department of Computer Science, UTEP Matthew J. Rister, Department of Computer Science, UTEP Abraham Saldana, Department of Computer Science, UTEP John Vasquez, Department of Computer Science, UTEP Janelle Ybarra, Department of Computer Science, UTEP Interval-Valued Probabilities to Interval-Valued Possibilities: Case Studies of Interval Computation under Constraints 9:25- 9:30 am questions and discussion 9:30- 9:55 am Behzad Djafari-Rouhani, Department of Mathematical Sciences, UTEP Asymptotic behavior of solutions to some second order evolution equations of monotone type 9:55-10:00 am questions and discussion 10:00-10:20 am Angel F. Garcia Contreras, Department of Computer Science, UTEP Insights Into Using Continuous Constrained Optimization Methods to Solve Black Box Mixed Integer Problems 10:20-10:25 am questions and discussion 10:25-10:45 am break 10:45-11:05 am Isaias Chaires Hernandez, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU advisor: Tony Wang, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU Comparison Of Classification Methods Used For Predicting Grasshopper Population 11:05-11:10 am questions and discussion 11:10-11:30 am Pradip R. Aryal, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU A Study of Brownian Motion under Brachistochrone-Type Metrics 11:30-11:35 am questions and discussion 11:35-12:00 pm Zheng Wei, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU Tony Wang, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU Skew-Normal Construction beyond Factor Copula Model and Pair Copula Model 12:00-12:05 pm questions and discussion 12:05-12:25 am Qingsong Shan, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU advisor: Tony Wang, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU A Measure for Mutually Complete Dependence and Its Estimation 12:25-12:30 pm questions and discussions 12:30- 2:00 pm lunch and discussions 12:30- 2:00 pm Poster session, Bioinformatics program, UTEP 2:00- 2:20 pm Weizhong Tian, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU Tony Wang, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NMSU Risk Measures and Asset Pricing Models with Wang Transforms under Flexible Skew-Generalized Distributed Settings 2:20- 2:25 pm questions and discussions 2:25- 2:45 pm Paul Delgado, Computational Science Program, UTEP Stochastic Finite Element Methods for Poroelasticity 2:45- 2:50 pm questions and discussions 2:50- 3:50 pm General discussion

**Sponsors:**

- Department of Computer Science, University of Texas at El Paso
- Bioinformatics Program, University of Texas at El Paso
- CAHSI, Computing Alliance for Hispanic-Serving Institutions
- Cyber-ShARE, Center of Excellence for Sharing resources for the Advancement of Research and Education through Cyberinfrastructure