Applied Math - Past Speakers/Events

2017

[APPM Department Colloquium] April 28, 2017 - Jed Brown "On nonlinear adaptivity with heterogeneity"

[APPM Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 27, 2017 - Stephen Pankavich "Bistability and Hopf Bifurcation in a Refined Model of the Acute Stage of HIV Infection"

[Stochastics Seminar] April 27, 2017 - Zhou Zhou "Stopping games"

[Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar] April 25, 2017 - "Topics in Statistics, Optimization, and Machine Learning"

[APPM Math Bio Seminar] April 25, 2017 - Sabina Altus "Advanced topics in Math Biology"

[APPM Department Colloquium] April 21, 2017 - A.S. Fokas "Revisiting the greats: Fourier, Laplace and Riemann"

[APPM Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 20, 2017 - Stefano Maffei "Quasi-Geostrophic Models For Fast Dynamics In The Earth’s Outer Core"

[Stochastics Seminar] April 20, 2017 - Javiera Barrera "Marshall-Olkin copula models for network reliability"

[Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar] April 18, 2017 - "Topics in Statistics, Optimization, and Machine Learning"

[APPM Math Bio Seminar] April 18, 2017 - Harry Dudley "Advanced topics in Math Biology"

[APPM Department Colloquium] April 14, 2017 - Robert Anderson "Hills and their evolution: a tale of parabolas, exponentials, and hyperbolas"

[APPM Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 13, 2017 - Eric Thaler "Understanding Synoptic-Scale Atmospheric Dynamics through Quasigeostrophic Theory"

[Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar] April 11, 2017 - "Topics in Statistics, Optimization, and Machine Learning"

[APPM Math Bio Seminar] April 11, 2017 - John Nardini "Advanced topics in Math Biology"

[Association for Women in Mathematics] April 10, 2017 - Alyson Fox "Algebraic Multigrid (AMG) for Graph Laplacian Linear Systems: Extensions of AMG for Signed, Undirected and Unsigned, Directed Graphs"

[HackCU 2017] April 8, 2017 - "HackCU 2017"

[APPM Department Colloquium] April 7, 2017 - Carlos Martins Filho "Unified estimation of densities on bounded and unbounded domains."

[APPM Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 6, 2017 - Scot Peckham "Mathematical Modeling of Steady-State, Fluvial Landforms"

[Stochastics Seminar] April 6, 2017 - Asaf Cohen "Rate Control under Heavy Traffic with Strategic Servers -- a Mean-Field Game Analysis"

[Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar] April 4, 2017 - Ali Pezeshki "Compressed Sensing, Sparse Recovery, and Image Inversion: Cautionary Notes "

[APPM Math Bio Seminar] April 4, 2017 - Sama Shrestha and Peter Shaffery "Advanced topics in Math Biology"

[CU Boulder Outreach Award Brown Bag] April 4, 2017 - "CU Boulder Outreach Award Brown Bag"

[Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar] March 28, 2017 - "Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar"

 

[Big Data Blitz] March 23, 2017 - "Big Data Blitz"

[APPM Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 23, 2017 - Yogesh Virkar "Effects of multilayer network interactions on neural network dynamics"

[Enhancing Research Workflows with Open Science Framework for Institutions] March 23, 2017 - Andrew Johnson "Enhancing Research Workflows with Open Science Framework for Institutions"

[Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar] March 21, 2017 - Paul Constantine "Active Subspaces: Emerging Ideas for Dimension Reduction in Computational Science and Engineering Models"

[APPM Math Bio Seminar] March 21, 2017 - Inom Mirzaev "APPM Math Bio Seminar"

[APPM Department Colloquium] March 17, 2017 - Andy Bernoff "Energy driven pattern formation in thin fluid layers: The good, the bad and the beautiful"

[APPM Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 16, 2017 - David Goluskin "Bounding average quantities in dynamical systems using semidefinite programming"

[Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar] March 14, 2017 - Abtin Rahimian "Fast algorithms for structured matrices in simulations of physical systems"

[APPM Math Bio Seminar] March 14, 2017 - Jay Stotsky "APPM Math Bio Seminar"

[APPM Graduate Recruitment] March 10, 2017 - Keith Julien "Asymptotic strategies for modeling geophysical and astrophysical flows"

[APPM Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 9, 2017 - Rob Maier "Legendre Functions and Spherical Harmonics with Fractional Parameters"

[Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar] March 7, 2017 - Alexandra Kolla "The Sound of Graphs"

[APPM Math Bio Seminar] March 7, 2017 - Eric Kightly "APPM Math Bio Seminar"

[APPM Graduate Recruitment] March 3, 2017 - Ian Grooms "Multiscale Methods in Ocean Modeling"

[Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar] February 28, 2017 - "Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar"

[APPM Math Bio Seminar] February 28, 2017 - Lewis Baker "APPM Math Bio Seminar"

[APPM Department Colloquium] February 24, 2017 - Mevin Hooten "De Motu Animalium:  Modern Models for Animal Trajectories"

[APPM Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] February 23, 2017 - Aaron Hagerstrom "Cluster synchronization and symmetries in networks of coupled dynamical systems"

[APPM Math Bio Seminar] February 21, 2017 - Jacqueline Wentz "APPM Math Bio Seminar"

[APPM Department Colloquium] February 17, 2017 - Eric Vance "Toward a Theory of Collaboration for Data Science"

[APPM Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] February 16, 2017 - Peter Wills "Detecting Topological Changes in Dynamic Community Networks"

[NSF CAREER Proposal Writing] February 15, 2017 - "NSF CAREER Proposal Writing"

[Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar] February 14, 2017 - "Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar"

[APPM Department Colloquium] February 10, 2017 - Doug Nychka "Large and non-stationary spatial fields: Quantifying uncertainty in the pattern scaling of climate models"

[APPM Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] February 9, 2017 - Ryan Jones "Hopper Bands: Locust Aggregation"

[Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar] February 7, 2017 - Will Kleiber "Simulation of High-Resolution Random Fields"

[Special Seminar] February 7, 2017 - Daniel Appelö "High order accurate methods for time dependent problems"

[APPM Department Colloquium] February 3, 2017 - Ana Maria Rey "Building with Crystals of Light and Quantum Matter: From clocks to computers"

[Special Seminar] February 2, 2017 - James Brannick "Algebraic Multigrid: Theory and Practice"

[Research Seed Grant Workshop] February 2, 2017 - "Research Seed Grant Workshop"

[Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar] January 31, 2017 - Mohit Iyyer "Deep Learning for Creative Language Understanding"

[Special Seminar] January 31, 2017 - Adrianna Gillman "Fast direct solvers for elliptic partial differential equations"

[APPM Department Colloquium] January 27, 2017 - Xuemin Tu "Nonoverlapping Domain Decomposition Methods for Saddle Point Problems"

[APPM Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] January 26, 2017 - "APPM Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar"

[Stats, Optimization, and Machine Learning Seminar] January 24, 2017 - Satyen Kale "Online Boosting Algorithms"

[APPM Department Colloquium] January 20, 2017 - Steffen Borgwardt "Operations Research in Land Exchange"

[APPM Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] January 19, 2017 - "APPM Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar"

2016

[Mathematical Biology Seminar] December 9, 2017 - Daniel Poll "Mathematical Biology Seminar"

[Applied Mathematics Colloquium] December 9, 2016 - "Applied Mathematics Colloquium"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] December 8, 2016 - Daniel Poll "Persistent search in single and multiple con fined domains: a velocity-jump process model"

[Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar] December 6, 2016 - Lijun Chen "The Weighted Sum Rate Maximization in MIMO Interference Networks: Minimax Lagrangian Duality and Algorithm"

[Math Bio Seminar] December 2, 2016 - Danielle Lyles "​The role of large environmental noise in masting: General model and example from pistachio trees"

[Applied Mathematics Colloquium] December 2, 2016 - Will Kleiber "Multivariate Random Fields"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] December 1, 2016 - Nathan Guillery "Diffusion and Drift in Volume-Preserving Maps"

[Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar] November 29, 2016 - Hunaid Contractor and Peter Shaffery "Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar"

[Mathematical Biology Seminar] November 18, 2016 - Eric Kightley "Mathematical Biology Seminar"

[Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar] November 15, 2016 - Osman Malik, Andreas Wachter, and Zhishen Huang "Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar"

[CU Wizards presents Mark Hoefer] November 12, 2016 - Mark Hoefer "Surfing with a Mathematician:  Nonlinear Waves and Fluids"

[Mathematical Biology Seminar] November 11, 2016 - Sama Shrestha "Mathematical Biology Seminar"

[Applied Mathematics Colloquium] November 11, 2016 - Yi Qiang "From Time to Time: Novel Representations of Time for Visual Analytics"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] November 10, 2016 - "Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar"

[Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar] November 8, 2016 - Dan Milroy "Quantum Machine Learning"

[Mathematical Biology Seminar] November 4, 2016 - Inom Mirzaev "Mathematical Biology Seminar"

[Applied Mathematics Colloquium] November 4, 2016 - Alireza Doostan "Uncertainty Quantification Using Low-fidelity Data"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] November 3, 2016 - John Nardini "Investigation of a Structured Version of Fisher's Equation"

[Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar] Nov. 1, 2016 - "Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar"

[Applied Mathematics Colloquium] Oct. 28, 2016 - Sean O'Rourke "Singular values and vectors under random perturbation"

[Mathematical Biology Seminar] Oct. 28, 2016 - Harry Dudley "Mathematical Biology Seminar"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 27, 2016 - Or Alus "Diffusion, sticking, “universal exponents” and statistical description of mixed Hamiltonian systems"

[Science Learner's Lunch] Oct. 26, 2016 - "Science Learner's Lunch"

[Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar] Oct. 25, 2016 - Adam Bloniarz "Lasso adjustments of treatment effects in randomized experiments"

[Math Bio Seminar] Oct. 21, 2016 - Abigail Person "Mechanisms of cerebellar control of movement"

[Applied Mathematics Colloquium] Oct. 21, 2016 - Ben Herbst "Models in Applied Mathematics"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 20, 2016 - "Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar"

[Science Learner's Lunch] Oct. 19, 2016 - "Science Learner's Lunch"

[Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar] Oct. 18, 2016 - Anastasios Kyrillidis "Finding low-rank solutions via the Burer-Monteiro approach, efficiently and provably"

[APPM Colloquium] Oct. 14, 2016 - Soutir Bandyopadhyay "A spectral domain test for stationarity of spatial and spatio-temporal processes."

[Mathematical Biology Seminar] Oct. 14, 2016 - Sabina Altus "Mathematical Biology Seminar"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 13, 2016 - Vanessa Robins "Persistent homology analysis of x-ray micro-CT images of porous and granular materials"

[Science Learner's Lunch] Oct. 12, 2016 - "Science Learner's Lunch"

[Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar] Oct. 11, 2016 - "Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar"

[APPM Colloquium] Oct. 7, 2016 - Ziad Musslimani and Gino Biondini "PT symmetric optics: Mathematical and experimental challenges"

[Mathematical Biology Seminar] Oct. 7, 2016 - Lewis Baker "Mathematical Biology Seminar"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 6, 2016 - Zach Kilpatrick "Dynamics of multilayered neural networks"

[Science Learner's Lunch] Oct. 5, 2016 - "Science Learner's Lunch"

[Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar] Oct. 4, 2016 - Kamalika Chaudhuri "Challenges in Privacy-Preserving Data Analysis"

[APPM Colloquium] Sept. 30, 2016 - Cheryl Harrison "Coherent structures in the ocean: identification and applications"

[Mathematical Biology Seminar] Sept. 30, 2016 - Jacqui Wentz "Mathematical Biology Seminar"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 29, 2016 - Joel Zylberberg "Maintenance and dynamics of working memory networks"

[Science Learner's Lunch] Sept. 28, 2016 - "Science Learner's Lunch"

[Webinar] Sept. 27, 2016 - Elizabeth Byerly "Parallel and Cluster Computing with R"

[Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar] Sept. 27, 2016 - Bo Waggoner "What Dice Are These?"

[APPM Colloquium] Sept. 23, 2016 - Brad Reisfeld "The use of mathematical modeling to characterize the disposition and effects of xenobiotics in humans"

[Mathematical Biology Seminar] Sept. 23, 2016 - John Nardini "Biochemical activity-structured population models"

[Mathematical Biology Seminar] Sept. 23, 2016 - Taisa Kushner "Mathematical Biology Seminar"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 22, 2016 - Bruno Deremble "Vorticity generation in the ocean via the interaction of an eddy and a topographic Kelvin wave."

[Science Learner's Lunch] Sept. 21, 2016 - "Science Learner's Lunch"

[Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar] Sept. 20, 2016 - Jake Abernethy "On the equivalence of simulated annealing and interior point path following for optimization"

[APPM Colloquium] Sept. 16, 2016 - Zachary Kilpatrick "Evidence accumulation in dynamic environments"

[Go Back Mathematical Biology Seminar] Sept. 16, 2016 - Amber Smith "Integrative Analysis of Host-Pathogen Interactions During Influenza-Pneumococcal Coinfection"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 15, 2016 - Nicholas Featherstone "Rise to the Sun:  A Modeler's Perspective on the Solar Dynamo Problem"

[APPM Colloquium] Sept. 9, 2016 - Yu-Jui Huang "Healthcare and Consumption with Aging"

[Mathematical Biology Seminar] Sept. 9, 2016 - Peter Shaffery "Understanding Epidemic Variability using Bayesian Hierarchical Models"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 8, 2016 - Aaron Clauset "Safe Leads and Lead Changes in Competitive Team Sports"

[Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar] Sept. 6, 2016 - Derek Driggs "Faster Low-Rank Recovery"

[Go Back APPM Colloquium] Sept. 2, 2016 - Matt McQueen "What is Big Data and Why Should I Care? Lessons from Human Genomics"

[Go Back Mathematical Biology Seminar] Sept. 2, 2016 - Jay Stotsky "Numerical methods for accurately computing forces due to drag-coupled particles"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 1, 2016 - Daniel J Scheeres "New relative equilibria and their implications in the Full 3-Body Problem"

[Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar] Aug. 30, 2016 - Paul Constantine "Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar"

[APPM Colloquium] Aug. 26, 2016 - Francois Meyer "A Graph Distance for the Structural Analysis of Dynamic Networks"

[Math Bio Seminar] Aug. 26, 2016 - Organizational Meeting "Math Bio Seminar"

[Stats, Optimization, & Machine Learning Seminar] Aug. 23, 2016 - Jessica Gronski "Nuclear Norms for Collaborative Filtering"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] May 18, 2016 - Alexei Cheviakov "Exact Solutions of a Fully Nonlinear Two-Fluid Model"

[APPM Instructor Search] April 28, 2016 - Eric Thaler "Quasigeostrophic Theory – Applying Mathematics to Applied Meteorology"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 28, 2016 - Hui-Shun Kuan "Nonlinear dynamics and phase space flows to understand molecular motor motion on antiparallel lanes"

[APPM Instructor Search] April 26, 2016 - Danielle Lyles "The role of large environmental noise in masting: General model and example from pistachio trees"

[Applied Mathematics Department Colloquium] April 22, 2016 - Tor Wager "Applied Mathematics Department Colloquium"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 21, 2016 - Behrouz Touri "Distributed Convex and Nonconvex Optimization Over Time-varying Networks"

[APPM Faculty Search] April 21, 2016 - Eric Vance "The Extraordinary Potential of Statistical Collaboration Laboratories"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] April 19, 2016 - Igor Rumanov "A universal asymptotic regime in (2+1)-D hyperbolic nonlinear Schroedinger equation."

[Applied Mathematics Department Colloquium] April 15, 2016 - Radu Craiu "Adaptive Strategies for Component-Wise Metropolis-Hastings"

[APPM Instructor Search] April 14, 2016 - Christian Lucero "The Role of Optimal Experimental Design In the Solution of Inverse Problems"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 14, 2016 - Carrie Morril "Climate surprises in the paleoclimate record"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] April 12, 2016 - Matthew Turner "Time-dependent conformal mappings with applications to nonlinear sloshing problems"

[Applied Mathematics Department Colloquium] April 8, 2016 - R. Tyrell Rockafellar "Risk, Optimization and Statistics"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 7, 2016 - Hector Lomelí "On Hamiltonian Flows Whose Orbits Are Straight Lines"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] April 5, 2016 - Gregory Beylkin "Accurate Evaluation of Oscillatory Integrals"

[Applied Mathematics Department Colloquium] April 1, 2016 - John K. Hunter "Nonlinear surface plasmons"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] March 29, 2016 - Angelo Mascarenhas "Consequences of Spatial Antisymmetry on Light"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 21, 2016 - Andrew Jackson "Numerical models of the Earth's magnetic field: From conventional to magnetostrophic"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 17, 2016 - Juan Restrepo "Synchronization of interacting quantum dipoles"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] March 15, 2016 - Richard Moore "Accounting for radiation in rare events produced by stochastic soliton dynamics"

[Applied Mathematics Department Colloquium] March 11, 2016 - Mark Ablowitz "Nonlinear waves: solitons at age 50 and more…"

[Applied Mathematics Department Colloquium] March 4, 2016 - Michael Mahoney "Column Subset Selection on Terabyte-sized Scientific Data"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 3, 2016 - Aaron Hagerstrom "Random number generation with optical entropy sources"

[APPM Special Seminar] March 2, 2016 - Alex Gittens "Why (some) nonlinear embeddings capture compositionality linearly"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] March 1, 2016 - Baowen Li "Phononics: manipulating phonons with electronic analog"

[Applied Mathematics Department Colloquium] Feb. 26, 2016 - Rafael Fongillo "Minimizing the Risk of Risk: Computing Risk Measures via Empirical Risk Minimization"

[Dynamics Seminar for February 25th, 2016] Feb. 25, 2016 - Glen Stewart "Orbital Averaging and Lie Transforms"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Feb. 23, 2016 - Willy Hereman "Symbolic Computation of Scaling Invariant Lax Pairs in Operator Form for Completely Integrable Systems"

[Applied Mathematics Department Colloquium] Feb. 19, 2016 - Natasha Flyer "Radial Basis Function-Generated Finite Differences (RBF-FD): New Computational Opportunities in the Geosciences"

[Dynamics Seminar for February 18th, 2016] Feb. 18, 2016 - Shane Keating "Dynamics Seminar"

[Applied Mathematics Department Colloquium] Feb. 12, 2016 - Laura Grigori "An overview of fast and robust communication-avoiding algorithms"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] Feb. 11, 2016 - Meredith Plumley "The effects of Ekman pumping on rotating Rayleigh-Bénard convection"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Feb. 9, 2016 - Xudan Luo "The inverse scattering transform for the nonlocal nonlinear Schrödinger equation with nonzero boundary conditions."

[Department Colloquium] Feb. 5, 2016 - Michael Wakin "Slepian Sequences and Subspace Models for Signal Processing"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] Feb. 4, 2016 - Paul Krause "Influence sampling, strong predictability and analysis of non-observable trailing variables"

[Complex/Dynamical Systems Seminar] Jan. 28, 2016 - Sebastián Ferrer "On the N-Extended Euler System. Generalized Jacobi Elliptic Functions"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Jan. 26, 2016 - Patrick Shipman "Topological measures of order for templated pattern-forming systems"

[Computational Math Seminar] Jan. 26, 2016 - Joe Benzaken "A Rapid and Efficient Design Space Exploration Framework for Isogeometric Analysis"

[Department Colloquium] Jan. 22, 2016 - Joel Zylberberg "Mathematical and Computational Principles Underlying Robust Perception and Memory"

2015

[Colloquium] Dec. 11, 2015 - Matthew Kahle "Topology of configuration spaces of hard spheres"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Dec. 10, 2015 - Peter Bartello "Geophysical turbulence; beyond slow vortices and fast waves"

[Computational Math Seminar] Dec. 8, 2015 - Ben Southworth "Root node smoothed aggregation for anisotropic diffusion"

[Special] Dec. 7, 2015 - Jarad Niemi "Bayesian analysis for heterosis detection in RNAseq data"

[Special] Dec. 7, 2015 - Gongguo Tang "Atomic decomposition and completion of moment sequences: from super-resolution to tensor factorization"

[Colloquium] Dec. 4, 2015 - Paul Constantine "Active subspaces: Emerging ideas for dimension reduction in parameter studies"

[Computational Math Seminar] Dec. 1, 2015 - Ben Southworth "Computational Math Seminar"

[Special] Dec. 1, 2015 - Yu-Jui Huang "Time-Consistent Stopping"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Nov. 19, 2015 - Rafael Frongillo "Rigorous Symbolic Dynamics and Entropy via Conley Index Theory"

[Computational Math Seminar] Nov. 17, 2015 - Hillary Fairbanks "Multilevel Monte Carlo via a Low Rank Control Variate"

[Special] Nov. 17, 2015 - Sean Lawley "Randomly switching ODEs, PDEs, and SDEs: Mathematical analysis and biological insight"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Nov. 17, 2015 - Mingzhong Wu "Advances in Nonlinear Spin Waves – Bright Solitons from Repulsive Waves, Dark Soliton Pairs, and Foldover"

[Special] Nov. 13, 2015 - Mary Wootters "Suprema of stochastic processes, geometry, and applications"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Nov. 12, 2015 - Matthew Glaser "Hysteresis, reentrance, and glassy dynamics in systems of self-propelled rods"

[Computational Math Seminar] Nov. 10, 2015 - Jeffrey Allen "Fluidity based FOSLS Formulation of Nonlinear Stokes Flow for Glaciers"

[Special] Nov. 10, 2015 - Lee Ricketson "Multilevel Monte Carlo for McKean-Vlasov processes, with applications to kinetic equations  "

[Colloquium] Nov. 6, 2015 - Tadashi Tokieda "Chain reactions"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Nov. 5, 2015 - Kenneth Pratt "Impacts of Non-Divergence-Free Flows On The Coalescence of Initially Distant Buoyant Scalars on a Turbulent Free Surface"

[Computational Math Seminar] Nov. 3, 2015 - Ben Sturdevant "Plasma, Fusion, and Particle-in-Cell Simulation"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Nov. 3, 2015 - Ezio Iacocca "Current-induced waves in thin film ferromagnets"

[Colloquium] Oct. 30, 2015 - Koji Ohkitani "Blowup Criteria for 3D Navier-Stokes Equation: the Vector Potential as a Possible Blowup Criterion"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 29, 2015 - Liz Bradley "Computational Topology Techniques for Characterizing Time Series Data"

[Computational Math Seminar] Oct. 27, 2015 - Alyson Fox "Computational Math Seminar"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 22, 2015 - Joshua Garland "Prediction in Projection"

[Computational Math Seminar] Oct. 20, 2015 - Steffen Münzenmaier "A Comparison of Finite Element Spaces for H(div) Conforming First-Order System Least Squares"

[Colloquium] Oct. 16, 2015 - Philippe Naveau "How to Revise Return Periods for Record Events in a Non-Stationary Context"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 15, 2015 - Rebecca Mitchell "Optimizing Mixing of Area Preserving Maps"

[Computational Math Seminar] Oct. 13, 2015 - Eunjung Lee "Least squares method for a nonlinear Stokes problem in glaciology"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Oct. 13, 2015 - Mahmoud I. Hussein "Two Tales of Nonlinear Wave Motion: Wave Synchronization across a Fluid-Structure Interface and Wave Dispersion under Finite Strain"

[Colloquium] Oct. 9, 2015 - Vladimir Rokhlin "Requiem for Moore's Law"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 8, 2015 - Francois Meyer "Decoding Epileptogenesis in a Reduced State Space"

[Computational Math Seminar] Oct. 6, 2015 - Bubacarr Bah "Learning distance preserving embeddings with application to rank and sparsity constrained metric learning"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Oct. 6, 2015 - Patrick Weidman "On super free fall"

[Colloquium] Oct. 2, 2015 - Yuanfu Xie "Computational and Mathematical Challenges in Numerical Weather Prediction"

[Computational Math Seminar] Sept. 29, 2015 - Wayne Mitchell "Algebraic Multigrid with Domain Decomposition"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 29, 2015 - Eniko Szekely "Data-driven kernel methods for dynamical systems"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 24, 2015 - David Aristoff "Asymptotic structure in constrained graphs"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Sept. 22, 2015 - Gennady El "Gas dynamics of solitons in integrable systems"

[Colloquium] Sept. 18, 2015 - Cécile Piret "A Fast Radial Basis Functions Method For Solving Partial Differential Equations On Arbitrary Surfaces"

[Computational Math Seminar] Sept. 15, 2015 - Ben O'Neill "Parallel in Time Algorithms for Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Sept. 15, 2015 - Yiping Ma "Traveling edge waves in photonic graphene"

[Colloquium] Sept. 11, 2015 - Brian Johnson "Challenges in integrating Earth observations"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 10, 2015 - Ian Grooms "A framework for variational data assimilation with superparameterization"

[Colloquium] Sept. 4, 2015 - Mark Hoefer "Dispersive Hydrodynamics of Viscous Fluid Conduits --or-- The Superfluidity of Corn Syrup"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 3, 2015 - Narcís Baños "Effect of islands in the diffusive properties of the Chirikov standard map"

[Computational Math Seminar] Sept. 1, 2015 - Delyan Kalchev "Coarse H(div)- and L2-conforming Spaces by Spectral AMGe for Upscaling Mixed Finite Element Discretizations"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Aug. 27, 2015 - Ali Demirci "Dispersive shock waves in the Kadomtsev-Petviashvili and two dimensional Benjamin-Ono equations"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Aug. 25, 2015 - Christopher Zoppou "Validation of a Numerical Solution of the Fully Non-linear Weakly Dispersive Serre Equations for Steep Gradient Flows"

[Comprehensive Exam] Aug. 20, 2015 - Probability and Statistics Prelim Exam "Comprehensive Exam"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Aug. 20, 2015 - Javiera Barrera "Topological optimization of reliable networks under dependent failures"

[Comprehensive Exam] Aug. 19, 2015 - PDE Prelim Exam "Comprehensive Exam"

[Comprehensive Exam] Aug. 18, 2015 - Analysis Prelim Exam "Comprehensive Exam"

[Comprehensive Exam] Aug. 17, 2015 - Numerics Prelim Exam "Comprehensive Exam"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] July 9, 2015 - Korana Burke "The Role of Geometric Structures in Chaotic Phase Space or... How Geometry Helps Us View Ionization from Mathematical Perspective"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] May 28, 2015 - David Simpson "Noisy Sliding Motion"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] May 14, 2015 - Joachim Worthington "Instability of Certain Equilibrium Solutions of the Euler Equations on a Toroidal Domain"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] April 28, 2015 - Barbara Prinari "Dark-bright soliton solutions with nontrivial polarization interactions for the three-component defocusing nonlinear Schrödinger equation"

[Colloquium] April 24, 2015 - Vladimir Sverak "On PDE aspects of incompressible fluid flows"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 23, 2015 - Sean Shaheen "Pattern formation and collective behavior in bacterial colonies in stressed environments"

[Colloquium] April 17, 2015 - Panayotis G. Kevrekidis "Existence, Stability and Dynamics of  Solitary Waves and Vortices in Bose-Einstein Condensates: From Theory to Experiments"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 16, 2015 - Cecilia Diniz Behn "Dynamics of sleep-wake regulation"

[Colloquium] April 10, 2015 - Aimé Fournier "Inverse problems in meteorology and seismology"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 9, 2015 - Daniel Larremore "Using networks to analyze rapid genetic recombination in malaria parasites"

[Special] April 7, 2015 - Eric Hanson "An Introduction to Numerical Algebraic Geometry and Applications"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] April 7, 2015 - Nobutaka Nakazono "A periodic reduction of the integrable partial difference equations on the 4-dimensional integer lattice"

[Special] April 3, 2015 - Brendan Fry "Impact of kidney structural architecture on oxygen transport: A mathematical model"

[Colloquium] April 3, 2015 - Mahmoud Hussein "Exact Dispersion Relations For Finite-Strain Elastic Waves In Solids"

[Special] April 2, 2015 - Brian Zaharatos "Inverse Problems and Uncertainty Quantification: A Gentle Introduction"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 2, 2015 - Amy Le "Spatially Random Processes in One-Dimensional Maps"

[Colloquium] March 20, 2015 - Anca Radulescu "Dynamic networks and templates: from hardwiring to temporal behavior"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 19, 2015 - Robert Maier "The Ince equation, Painlevé-VI, and the elliptic vortex instability"

[Colloquium] March 13, 2015 - Edgar Knobloch "Spatially Localized Structures: Experiments, Theory and Numerics"

[Colloquium] March 12, 2015 - Edgar Knobloch "Crystallization fronts in supercooled liquids: how rapid fronts can lead to disordered glassy solids"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 12, 2015 - Abigail Jacobs "Vintage and heterogeneity in online social network assembly"

[Colloquium] March 6, 2015 - Manuel Lladser "Non-asymptotic approximations in computational biology via maximal couplings"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] March 4, 2015 - Theodoros Horikis "Monsters of the deep: Rogue Waves"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] March 3, 2015 - Steven Cundiff "Quantum Limits to frequency combs"

[Colloquium] Feb. 27, 2015 - Emanuel Knill "Analyzing Quantum Nonlocality"

[Computational Math Seminar] Feb. 24, 2015 - Ben Southworth "Computational Math Seminar"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Feb. 24, 2015 - Radu Cascaval "Meso/Macroscopic Models for Flow Optimization in Vascular Networks"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Feb. 19, 2015 - Holger Dullin "Two Integrable Systems related to the Euler fluid equations on a rotating sphere"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Feb. 17, 2015 - Anton Dzhamay "Bäcklund transformations, discrete Painlevé equations, and Sakai’s geometric classification scheme"

[Colloquium] Feb. 13, 2015 - Andrea Bertozzi "Particle laden thin films: theory and experiment"

[Computational Math Seminar] Feb. 10, 2015 - Steffen Münzenmaier "Computational Math Seminar"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Feb. 5, 2015 - James D. Meiss "Perturbing the Cat Map: Mixed Elliptic and Hyperbolic Dynamics"

[Computational Math Seminar] Feb. 3, 2015 - Hillary Fairbanks "High-Dimensional Uncertainty Quantification via Multilevel Monte Carlo"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Feb. 3, 2015 - Mark Bradley "Undercompressive Shock Formation during Ion Bombardment of Solid Surfaces"

[Colloquium] Jan. 30, 2015 - John Evans "Conservation of Geometry in Numerical Simulation: A Primer on Isogeometric Analysis"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Jan. 29, 2015 - Benjamin Miquel "The McIntyre Instability in stratified swirling flows"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Jan. 27, 2015 - Rich Pawlowicz "Propagation and nonlinear oblique interactions in oceanic internal waves (and very shallow-water surface gravity waves)"

[Colloquium] Jan. 23, 2015 - Eric Gilleland "Conditional Extreme Value Analysis for Severe Storm Environments"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Jan. 22, 2015 - Jimi Adams "How Initial Prevalence Moderates Network-Based Smoking Change: Estimating Contextual Effects with Stochastic Actor Oriented Models"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Jan. 22, 2015 - André Weideman "A Computational Study of Painlevé II"

2014

[Colloquium] Dec. 5, 2014 - Michael Scheuerer "Evaluating the performance of probabilistic forecasts of univariate and multivariate quantities"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Dec. 4, 2014 - Lev A. Ostrovsky "Self-synchronization in an ensemble of nonlinear oscillators"

[Computational Math Seminar] Dec. 2, 2014 - Xun Yin "Single-Molecule Approach to Molecular Binding on Supported Lipid Bilayers"

[Colloquium] Nov. 20, 2014 - Zachary Kilpatrick "Stochastic dynamics of nonlinear waves in neuronal networks"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Nov. 20, 2014 - Yogesh Virkar "Effects of network structure on the synchronization of Hamiltonian systems"

[Ph.D. Dissertation Defense] Nov. 18, 2014 - Christopher A. Leibs "First-Order Systems Least-Squares Finite Element Methods and Nested Iteration for Electromagnetic Two-Fluid Kinetic- Based Plasma Models"

[Ph.D. Dissertation Defense] Nov. 18, 2014 - David Appelhans "Trading Computation for Communication: A Low Communication Algorithm for the Parallel Solution of PDEs Using Range Decomposition, Nested Iteration, and Adaptive Mesh Refinement"

[Colloquium] Nov. 18, 2014 - Michael Calkins "Multi-scale Models for Geophysical and Astrophysical Flows"

[Ph.D. Dissertation Defense] Nov. 17, 2014 - Henry P Romero "Fundamental Limits of Network Communication with General Message Sets: A Combinatorial Approach"

[Colloquium] Nov. 14, 2014 - Tom Trogdon "Riemann--Hilbert Problems, Computation and Universality"

[Colloquium] Nov. 13, 2014 - Kevin Flores "Mathematical modeling in personalized medicine and environmental toxicology"

[Colloquium] Nov. 13, 2014 - Inom Mirzaev "Laplacian dynamics with synthesis and degradation"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Nov. 11, 2014 - Ian Grooms "Stochastic superparameterization and multiscale ensemble Kalman filters for geophysical turbulence."

[Colloquium] Nov. 11, 2014 - Wayne Mitchell "Developing a Learning Algorithm-Generated Empirical Relaxer (LAGER)"

[Computational Math Seminar] Nov. 7, 2014 - Amanda S. Hering "Robust Multivariate Error Detection in Skewed Data with Application to Historical Radiosonde Winds"

[Colloquium] Nov. 6, 2014 - Michael Joseph Brutz "Mathematical Modeling and Analysis of Several Diffusive Processes"

[Ph.D. Dissertation Defense] Nov. 4, 2014 - Jeff Allen "New FOSLS Formulation of Nonlinear Stokes Flow for Glaciers"

[Computational Math Seminar] Nov. 4, 2014 - Aurelian Coillet "Modelling of Kerr frequency combs: successes and challenges"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Nov. 3, 2014 - David Nieves "Asymptotically reduced equations and numerical simulations for 3D rapidly rotating convective and stably stratied fluid layers"

[Comprehensive Exam] Oct. 28, 2014 - Billy Armstrong "Glacier Depth Inverse Problem"

[Computational Math Seminar] Oct. 24, 2014 - James O. Ramsay "Multivariate and Functional Principal Components without Eigenanalysis"

[Colloquium] Oct. 23, 2014 - Lei Bao "A HEVI Time-splitting Scheme for Idealized Discontinuous Galerkin Non-Hydrostatic Atmospheric Simulations"

[Comprehensive Exam] Oct. 23, 2014 - Yue-Kin Tsang "Advection-condensation of water vapor in a model of coherent stirring

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Joint talk with Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (ATOC)"

[Computational Math Seminar] Oct. 21, 2014 - Ben O'Neill "Parallel in time Algorithms for PDEs"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Oct. 21, 2014 - Boaz Ilan "Spectral Mirror Imaging"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 16, 2014 - Hiroshi Ashikaga "Information Theory of the Heart"

[Computational Math Seminar] Oct. 14, 2014 - Luke Olson "Using a Root-Node Based Approach to Algebraic Multigrid"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Oct. 14, 2014 - Olivier Pinaud "Waves in random media: asymptotics and applications"

[Colloquium] Oct. 10, 2014 - Wenxiong Chen "Liouville Theorems for α-harmonic functions in R^n and in a half space"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 9, 2014 - Behrooz Touri "Dynamical Systems Seminar"

[Computational Math Seminar] Oct. 7, 2014 - Jeff Heys "Improving Data with Models or Improving Models with Data"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Oct. 7, 2014 - Willy Hereman "Symbolic Computation of Conservation Laws of Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations"

[Colloquium] Oct. 3, 2014 - Jed Brown "On reducing communication and improving adaptivity in nonlinear multigrid methods"

[Computational Math Seminar] Sept. 30, 2014 - Delyan Kalchev "Adaptive Spectral Algebraic Multigrid for Finite Element Elliptic Equations with Stochastic Coefficients"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Sept. 30, 2014 - Lake Bookman "Perturbations of the Landau-Lifshitz equation"

[Colloquium] Sept. 26, 2014 - Don Estep "Solving stochastic inverse problems using sigma-algebras on contour maps"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 25, 2014 - Hannah Christensen "Stochastic Parametrisation and Model Uncertainty in the Lorenz ‘96 System"

[Computational Math Seminar] Sept. 23, 2014 - Alyson Fox "Multilevel Solvers for  the Graph Laplacian of Scale-Free Networks"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Sept. 23, 2014 - Igor Rumanov "Quantum Painleve II (QPII) and classical Painleve II (PII): beta ensembles for beta = 6."

[Computational Math Seminar] Sept. 16, 2014 - Alireza Doostan "Uncertainty Quantification Using Polynomial Chaos Expansions: A Compressive Sampling Approach"

[Colloquium] Sept. 12, 2014 - Darren Homrighausen "Supernova classification using photometric measurements"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 11, 2014 - Juan Restrepo "Mean field theory of assortative networks of phase oscillators"

[Computational Math Seminar] Sept. 9, 2014 - Benjamin Sturdevant "An Introduction to delta-f Particle in Cell Plasma Simulation"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Sept. 9, 2014 - Gennady El "Integrable Dynamics of Soliton Gases"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 4, 2014 - Hideyuki Hotta "Significant feedback from small-scale magnetic field and efficient energy transport in the solar convection zone"

[Special] Sept. 2, 2014 - Mark Hoefer "Large Amplitude Solitary Waves and Dispersive Shock Waves in Conduits of Viscous Liquids"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Aug. 28, 2014 - Robert Easton "Shaking the Dice Model - Economics and Climate Change"

[Colloquium] Aug. 25, 2014 - Lev Lerman "Mathematics in a Big Closed Russian City during the Cold War: Gorky-Nizhny Novgorod Mathematical Community"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Aug. 21, 2014 - Lev Lerman "An introduction to Shilnikov bifurcations"

[Special] July 21, 2014 - “Boulder Dynamics Conference in Honor of Jim Meiss' 60th Birthday”

[M.S. Thesis Defense] July 16, 2014 - Brita Schneiders "The Effectiveness of Calculus Workgroup on Student Performance in Calculus: A Mixed-Methods Approach"

[Special] June 16, 2014 - Oleg Makarenkov "A new generic bifurcation from a fold-fold singularity of a discontinuous system"

[Ph.D. Dissertation Defense] June 12, 2014 - Yuanting Chen "Bayesian Semi-parametric Modeling of Time-to-Event Data"

[Ph.D. Dissertation Defense] June 6, 2014 - Sekson Sirisubtawee "Stability and Bifurcations of a Piecewise-Smooth Elasto-Plastic Inverted Pendulum Model : Towards an Understanding of Dynamics of Buildings under Earthquake-type Forcing"

[Ph.D. Dissertation Defense] May 21, 2014 - Lieutenant Colonel Dustin D. Keck "Aggregation Dynamics: Numerical Approximations, Inverse Problems, and Generalized Sensitivity"

[Comprehensive Exam] May 16, 2014 - Ashar F. Ali "Azimuthal ULF Wave Structure and Radial Transport of Charged Particles"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] May 1, 2014 - Tiago de Paula Peixoto "Hierarchical Block Structures and High-Resolution Model Selection in Large Networks"

[Computational Math Seminar] April 29, 2014 - Jay Stotsky "Numerical Simulation of Bacterial Biofilms"

[Comprehensive Exam] April 29, 2014 - Nathan D. Monnig "Extension Problems in Manifold Learning and Network Analysis"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] April 29, 2014 - Sean Shaheen "Modeling of Organic Photovoltaics: Charge Transport, Charge Transfer Kinetics, and Exciton Dynamics"

[Comprehensive Exam] April 25, 2014 - Greg Barnett "Polyharmonic Splines with Polynomials for the Numerical Solution of Convective PDEs"

[Colloquium] April 25, 2014 - Scot Elkington "Resonant wave-particle interactions and the dynamics of Earth’s space radiation environment"

[Comprehensive Exam] April 22, 2014 - Ruth A. Martin "Toward a general solution of the three-wave resonant interaction equations"

[Computational Math Seminar] April 22, 2014 - Ben Cowan "Application of multi grid techniques to electromagnetic systems"

[Colloquium] April 18, 2014 - Clay Thompson "Quantitative Systems Modeling in the Pharmaceutical Industry "

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 17, 2014 - Warren Lord "Singular value decomposition methods for understanding long term dynamics on networks"

[M.S. Thesis Defense] April 17, 2014 - Thomas Trantow "Numerical experiments of dynamical processes during the 2011-2013 surge of the Bering-Bagley Glacier System, using a full-Stokes  finite element model"

[M.S. Thesis Defense] April 15, 2014 - Yan Chen "Asymptotic series solutions to the one-dimensional Helmholtz equations"

[Computational Math Seminar] April 15, 2014 - Jörg Sautter "Toward CAE of Vertical Axis Wind Turbines"

[Colloquium] April 11, 2014 - Nathan Kutz "Sparsity and Equation-Free Methods for Complex Systems"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] April 8, 2014 - Silvana De Lillo "Traveling Waves in Elastic Rods with Arbitrary Curvature and Torsion"

[Colloquium] April 4, 2014 - Seth Sullivant "Phylogenetic Algebraic Geometry"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 3, 2014 - Brock Mosovsky "Finite-Time Transport in Volume-Preserving Flows"

[Ph.D. Dissertation Defense] April 3, 2014 - Jose H. Garcia "Beta-Plane Approximation of Wind Driven Ocean Circulation using a First Order System Least-Squares Formulation"

[Comprehensive Exam] March 20, 2014 - Tony E. Wong "Optimization of modeled land-atmosphere exchanges of water and energy by Bayesian parameter calibration"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 20, 2014 - Leto Peel "Detecting change points in the large-scale structure of evolving networks"

[Special] March 19, 2014 - Eugenia Skirta "Statistical Education and Consulting Center and its Role in Enhancing the Quality of Undergraduate Student Research in Sciences"

[Computational Math Seminar] March 18, 2014 - Chris Leibs "Two-Fluid Plasma"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] March 18, 2014 - Yiping Ma "Traveling edge waves in optical honeycomb lattices"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 13, 2014 - Tom Hraha "Synchronization and Phase Transitions in the Pancreatic Islet with Implications for Diabetes"

[Computational Math Seminar] March 11, 2014 - Jeff Heys "Echocardiographic Particle Image Velocimetry Data Assimilation with Least-Square Finite Element Method"

[Colloquium] March 7, 2014 - Annick Pouquet "Colloquium"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 6, 2014 - John Lapeyre "Single particle tracking, charge transport, and ergodicity breaking"

[Computational Math Seminar] March 4, 2014 - Hari Rajaram "Glacier and Ice Sheet Modeling - governing equations and numerical methods"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] March 4, 2014 - Anton Dzhmay "Discrete Schlesinger Equations and Difference Painlevé Equations."

[Colloquium] Feb. 28, 2014 - Pavol Cerny "Program Synthesis for Network Updates"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Feb. 27, 2014 - Arkady Pikovsky "Chaotic destruction of Anderson localization in nonlinear lattices"

[Computational Math Seminar] Feb. 25, 2014 - John Ruge "Algebraic Multigrid"

[Colloquium] Feb. 21, 2014 - Matthias Katzfuß "Parallel inference for massive distributed spatial data using low-rank models"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Feb. 20, 2014 - Or Alus "Out of the Self Similar Point - Progress Report: Statistical description of mixed phase space systems"

[Computational Math Seminar] Feb. 18, 2014 - Brad Martin "Seismic wave simulation through radial basis function-derived finite differences (RBF-FD): preliminary results from a new 3rd-order numerical method."

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Feb. 18, 2014 - Rod Halburd "Singularity and Integrability"

[Colloquium] Feb. 14, 2014 - Ram Nair "Discontinuous Galerkin Methods for Atmospheric Numerical Modeling"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Feb. 13, 2014 - Mark Rast "The role of intermittency in scalar transport by turbulent flows"

[Computational Math Seminar] Feb. 11, 2014 - Christian Ketelsen "Multilevel Markov Chain Monte Carlo for Uncertainty Quantification in Subsurface Flow"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Feb. 6, 2014 - Sam Flaxman "Genomic Architecture Drives the Rapid Origin of New Species"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Feb. 5, 2014 - Gino Biondini "The modulational instability revisited"

[Colloquium] Jan. 31, 2014 - Christian Ketelsen "Multilevel Markov Chain Monte Carlo for Uncertainty Quantification in Subsurface Flow"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Jan. 30, 2014 - Oleg V. Vasilyev "Hierarchical Wavelet-based Modeling of Turbulent Flows"

[Colloquium] Jan. 24, 2014 - Lynn Schreyer-Bennethum "Introduction to Modeling of Porous Media via Hybrid Mixture Theory and Results On Flow Potentials"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Jan. 23, 2014 - Daniel Cristofaro-Gardiner "Symplectic techniques in Hamiltonian dynamics"

[Computational Math Seminar] Jan. 21, 2014 - David Appelhans "Range Decomposition with Adaptive Mesh Refinement For Peta and Exascale Computing"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Jan. 21, 2014 - Nalini Joshi "Geometry and Asymptotics"

[Comprehensive Exam] Jan. 8, 2014 - Michael Brutz "Mathematical Modelling and Analysis of Several Flow Driven Problems"

 

2013

[Ph.D. Dissertation Defense] Dec. 16, 2013 - Amrik Sen "A Tale of Waves and Eddies in a Sea of Rotating Turbulence"

[Special] Dec. 13, 2013 - Brad Carlin "Success Stories in Bayesian Adaptive Methods for Drug and Device Clinical Trials"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Dec. 12, 2013 - Peter Hamlington "Vorticity dynamics in variable density flows"

[Comprehensive Exam] Dec. 11, 2013 - Ze Cheng "Qualitative Analysis of Some Nonlinear PDE systems"

[Colloquium] Dec. 6, 2013 - Dan Cooley "Tales of Tail Dependence"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Dec. 5, 2013 - Ruth Martin "Kinetics of the alkali-silica reaction in concrete"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Nov. 21, 2013 - Hector Lomelli "Equivariant symmetries in Poncelet maps"

[Computational Math Seminar] Nov. 19, 2013 - David Appelhans "Range Decomposition with Adaptive Mesh Refinement for Peta and Exascale Computing"

[Special] Nov. 19, 2013 - Braxton Osting "Extremal Eigenvalue Problems in Optics, Geometry, and Data Analysis"

[Colloquium] Nov. 15, 2013 - Andrzej Herczynski "Pollockian Mechanics: Painting with Viscous Jets"

[Ph.D. Dissertation Defense] Nov. 14, 2013 - Anthony Rasca "Modeling Solar Wind Mass-Loading Due to Dust in the Solar Corona"

[Special] Nov. 14, 2013 - Stephen Becker "Information extraction via optimization"

[Special] Nov. 14, 2013 - Lin Lin "Fast algorithms for electronic structure analysis"

[Computational Math Seminar] Nov. 12, 2013 - Peter Graf "Modeling Batteries"

[Special] Nov. 12, 2013 - Katie Newhall "Dynamics of Ferromagnets: Averaging Methods, Bifurcation Diagrams, and Thermal Noise Effects "

[Ph.D. Dissertation Defense] Nov. 8, 2013 - Tobias Jones "Algebraic Multigrid Methods For Parallel Computing, Systems, and Graphs"

[Special] Nov. 7, 2013 - Michael Calkins "Reduced Models and Fast Algorithms: A Synergistic Approach for Modeling Geophysical and Astrophysical Fluid Turbulence"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Nov. 7, 2013 - Bob Dewar "Variational constructions of almost-invariant tori for 1 ½-D Hamiltonian systems"

[Special] Nov. 5, 2013 - Mark Hoefer "Modulated Wavetrains in Dispersive Hydrodynamics"

[Colloquium] Nov. 1, 2013 - Lev Ostrovsky "Dynamics of bubbles and particles under the action of acoustic radiation force"

[Comprehensive Exam] Oct. 31, 2013 - Henry Romero "Capacity of Communication Networks with Common Messages"

[Comprehensive Exam] Oct. 31, 2013 - Dustin Keck "Aggregation Dynamics: Numerical Approximations and Inverse Problems"

[Computational Math Seminar] Oct. 29, 2013 - Mike Sprague "Coupling meso-scale and micro-scale fluid dynamics codes for wind-energy computing: A two-dimensional study"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Oct. 29, 2013 - Douglas Baldwin "Dispersive shock waves and shallow ocean-wave line-soliton interactions"

[Colloquium] Oct. 25, 2013 - Maria D'Orsogna "Stochastic Nucleation and Clustering in Biology"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 24, 2013 - Anthony Rasca "Modeling Solar Wind Mass-Loading Due to Dust in the Solar Corona"

[Computational Math Seminar] Oct. 22, 2013 - Chris Leibs "Casting a Two-Fluid Darwin Plasma Model in a FOSLS/FOSLL* Framework"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Oct. 22, 2013 - Thomas Ivey "Bäcklund Transformations for Equations of Sine-Gordon Type"

[Colloquium] Oct. 18, 2013 - Paul Martin "N masses on a string"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 17, 2013 - Juan Restrepo "Stabilization of incoherence in the disordered Hamiltonian Mean Field model"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Oct. 15, 2013 - Yi-Ping Ma "Localized patterns in driven dissipative systems"

[Computational Math Seminar] Oct. 15, 2013 - Brad Martin "Seismic Wave Simulation with Radial Basis Function-Derived Finite Differences (RBF-FD)"

[Colloquium] Oct. 11, 2013 - James Sethian "Tracking Multiphase Physics: Geometry, Foams, and Thin Films"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 10, 2013 - Sarthok Sircar "Multi-scale modeling in particulate suspensions and biofluids"

[Computational Math Seminar] Oct. 8, 2013 - Marian Brezina "Smoothed Aggregation"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Oct. 8, 2013 - Samuel Butler "Nonlinear dynamics of surface plasmons"

[Colloquium] Oct. 4, 2013 - Patrick Shipman "Self-Assembled Nanoscale Patterns Produced by Ion Bombardment of Binary Compounds"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 3, 2013 - Ryan James "Chaos Forgets and Remembers: Measuring Information Creation, Destruction, and Storage"

[Computational Math Seminar] Oct. 1, 2013 - John Ruge "AMG Tutorial"

[Colloquium] Sept. 27, 2013 - Martin Tingley "Changes in the mean and extremes of surface temperatures, from centennial to daily timescales "

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 26, 2013 - Keith Julien "Three-dimensional Quasi-Geostrophic Convection in the Rotating Cylindrical Annulus with Steeply Sloping Endwalls"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Sept. 24, 2013 - Virgil Pierce "Continuum Limits of the Toda Lattice for Map Enumeration"

[Colloquium] Sept. 20, 2013 - Jim Keener "The dynamics of fibrin gel formation"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 19, 2013 - Christine Hrenya "Dynamics of Wetted-particle Collisions"

[Computational Math Seminar] Sept. 17, 2013 - Tom Manteuffel "Hybrid FOSLS/FOSLL*"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Sept. 17, 2013 - Igor Rumanov "Classical Integrability, Quantum Integrability and Dyson beta ensembles of random matrices (Part II)"

[Colloquium] Sept. 13, 2013 – Geoff Sanders "Numerical Linear Algebra for Scale-Free Graph Matrices"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 12, 2013 – Jordi Vila-Guerau de Arellano "Modeled suppression of boundary-layer clouds by plants in a CO2-rich atmosphere"

[Computational Math Seminar] Sept. 10, 2013 - Geoff Sanders "Maximum Principles for Graph Eigenvectors"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] Sept. 10, 2013 - Igor Rumanov "Classical Integrability, Quantum Integrability and Dyson beta ensembles of random matrices"

[Colloquium] Sept. 6, 2013 - Jon Collis "Parabolic equation solutions for range-dependent seismo-acoustic propagation scenarios"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 5, 2013 - Mike Soltys "The Effect of Structured Stirring and Mixing on Scalar Covariance of Initially Distant Scalars"

[Nonlinear Waves Seminar] July 31, 2013 - Masataka Kanki "Integrability of discrete equations over finite fields"

[Computational Math Seminar] July 25, 2013 - Michael Brutz, Philip Lenzini "High Dimensional Data and Music Genre Classification"

[M.S. Thesis Defense] July 19, 2013 - Tommaso Buvoli "Rogue Waves in Water and Optics"

[Ph.D. Dissertation Defense] June 18, 2013 - Theodore Galanthay "On The Adaptive Use Of Information In Habitat Selection"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] May 2, 2013 - Patrick Shipman "Patterns and Oscillations: Minitornadoes and Liesegang Rings in Vapor-to-Particle Reaction Systems"

[Computational Math Seminar] April 30, 2013 - Tobias Jones "Algebraic Multigrid for Parallel Computing, Systems, and Graphs... oh my!"

[Colloquium] April 26, 2013 - Stefan Llewellyn Smith "Hollow Vortices"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 25, 2013 - Amrik Sen "A weak-wave turbulence theory for fluid flows in the limit of rapid rotation"

[Colloquium] April 19, 2013 - Margaret Cheney "Introduction to Radar Imaging"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 18, 2013 - Jeffrey Weiss "Nonequilibrium Fluctuations and Climate Variability"

[Colloquium] April 12, 2013 - Mahesh Varanasi "On Information Transmission"

[Ph.D. Dissertation Defense] April 11, 2013 - Douglas Baldwin "Dispersive Shock Wave Interactions And Two-Dimensional Oceanwave Soliton Interactions"

[Ph.D. Dissertation Defense] April 9, 2013 - Dane Taylor "Spectral Theory for the Robustness and Dynamical Properties of Complex Networks"

[Colloquium] April 5, 2013 - Greg Forest "The Virtual Lung Project at UNC"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 4, 2013 - Aaron Clauset "How large should whales be?"

[Colloquium] March 22, 2013 - Max Gunzburger "A nonlocal vector calculus and nonlocal models for diffusion and mechanics"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 20, 2013 - Sears Merritt "Detecting friendship within dynamic online interaction networks"

[Colloquium] March 15, 2013 - Alberto Bressan "Optima and equilibria for traffic flow on a network of roads"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 14, 2013 - Rob Maier "How to integrate integrable three-species Lotka-Volterra systems"

[Colloquium] March 7, 2013 - H.T. Banks "Mathematical and Statistical Modeling of Human Lymphocyte Proliferation Using CFSE Data"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 7, 2013 - Gregory Robinson "Nonlinear chemical amplifiers and the search for animals’ light-dependent magnetic compass sensor"

[Colloquium] March 1, 2013 - David Noone "Estimating the hidden history of water in clouds and the subtropical atmosphere"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Feb. 28, 2013 - Daniel Larremore "Dynamical Systems Seminar"

[Colloquium] Feb. 22, 2013 - Phil Armitage "Dynamical mysteries of extrasolar planetary systems"

[Colloquium] Feb. 15, 2013 - Maria Schonbek "Questions on Liquid crystals"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Feb. 14, 2013 - Jim Meiss "Robust Invariant Tori, Multidimensional Farey Trees, and Algebraic Irrationals"

[Computational Math Seminar] Feb. 12, 2013 - Luis Chacón "Fully implicit, energy- and charge-conserving particle-in-cell algorithms for kinetic simulation of plasmas"

[Colloquium] Feb. 8, 2013 - Mihaly Horanyi "The Lunar Surface: A Dusty Plasma Laboratory"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Feb. 7, 2013 - Christine Hrenya "Instabilities in Flows of Solid Particles"

[Colloquium] Feb. 1, 2013 - Franck Vernerey "Mathematical Model Of The Coupled Mechanisms Of Cell Adhesion, Contraction And Spreading "

[Colloquium] Jan. 25, 2013 - Anna Gilbert "What’s the frequency, Kenneth?: A survey of Fourier sampling algorithms"

[Colloquium] Jan. 18, 2013 - Juri Toomre "Touching the inside of a convecting star and its magnetic dynamo"

 

2012

[Colloquium] Nov. 16, 2012 - William Kleiber "A Framework for Spatiotemporal Stochastic Weather Simulation"

[Colloquium] Nov. 9, 2012 - Mathew Williams "Constraining Carbon Cycling in Space and Time Through Data Assimilation"

[Colloquium] Nov. 2, 2012 - Bard Eremntrout "All The Way With Gaston Floquet: A Theory for Flicker Hallucinations"

[Colloquium] Oct. 26, 2012 - Rob Knight "Approaches to Sampling the World's Microbial Diversity"

[Colloquium] Oct. 12, 2012 - Leslie Smith "Minimal Models for Precipitating Convection"

[Computational Math Seminar] Sept. 18, 2012 - Kuo Liu "Hybrid-FOSLS with Application to Stokes and Navier-Stokes Equations"

[Colloquium] Sept. 7, 2012 - Mahadevan Ganesh "A Model Reduction Algorithm for Computational Electromagnetism"

[Colloquium] Aug. 31, 2012 - Ivan I. Smalyukh "Colloids and Topological Defects in Liquid Crystals"

 

2011

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Nov. 17, 2011 - Marshall Carpenter "Size and Duration of Avalanches in Complex Networks"

[Computational Math Seminar] Nov. 15, 2011 - Ashar Ali "Computational Math Seminar"

[Computational Math Seminar] Nov. 14, 2011 - Jeff Heys "Weighted Least-Square Finite Element Methods for PIV Data Assimilation"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Nov. 10, 2011 - Amrik Sen "Anisotropy in rapidly rotating helical flows"

[Colloquium] Nov. 8, 2011 - Jose Garcia "Non-Hydrostatic Modeling of General Ocean Circulation with First Order System Least Squares Finite Element Methods"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Nov. 3, 2011 - Debra Goldberg "Evaluating and Improving Models of Protein Interaction Network Evolution"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 27, 2011 - Manuele Santoprete "Relative equilibria in the four vortex problem with two pairs of equal vorticities"

[Colloquium] Oct. 25, 2011 - Alireza Doostan "Sampling techniques for uncertainty propagation in stochastic PDEs"

[Computational Math Seminar] Oct. 20, 2011 - Juan Restrepo "Macroscopic description of spatially coupled oscillators with finite response times"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 13, 2011 - Dane Taylor "Network connectivity during mergers and growth: Optimizing the addition of a module"

[Computational Math Seminar] Oct. 11, 2011 - Jehanzeb Hameed Chaudhry "A Goal-Oriented Approach to Least-Squares Finite Element Methods"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Oct. 6, 2011 - Sergio Verduzco "From Working Memory to Epilepsy: Dynamics of Facilitation and Inhibition in a Cortical Network"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 29, 2011 - Geoff Vasil "Dynamic bifurcations and melting-boundary convection"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 22, 2011 - Randall O’Reilly "Computational Cognitive Neuroscience"

[Computational Math Seminar] Sept. 20, 2011 - Michael Brutz "Particle Tracking Methods"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 8, 2011 - Holger Dullin "A Lie-Poisson structure and integrator for the reduced N-Body problem"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Sept. 1, 2011 - Jason Marden "Utility Design for Distributed Multiagent Systems"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 28, 2011 - Juliana Dias "Modeling Interactions between Large Scale Atmospheric Flows and Moist Convection"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 21, 2011 - Michael Swift "Phase Transitions and Pattern Formation in Vibrated Granular Media"

[Computational Math Seminar] April 19, 2011 - Christopher Leibs, Tobias Jones "Basic Multigrid GPU Experience"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 14, 2011 - Sean Shaheen "Cooperation, Cheating, and Robustness in Cyanobacteria Colonies"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] April 5, 2011 - Pascale Garaud "Double-diffusive behaviour at high and low Prandtl number"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 31, 2011 - Hector Lomeli "Parameterization of invariant manifolds for difference equations including discrete Lagrangians"

[Computational Math Seminar] March 15, 2011 - Christoph Erath "Coupling the Finite Volume and Boundary Element Methods"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 10, 2011 - Ashar Ali "A Chaotic Encryption Scheme Based on a 4-Dimensional Chaotic System"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] March 3, 2011 - Theodore Galanthay "Why ignoring your Darwinian fitness may be adaptive: Evolutionary dynamics of movement strategies in the presence of realistic constraints"

[Computational Math Seminar] March 1, 2011 - Jose Garcia "High Order Method Modeling Environment (HOMME)"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Feb. 24, 2011 - Andrzej Szymczak "Robust and efficient algorithms for piecewise constant vector field topology"

[Computational Math Seminar] Feb. 22, 2011 - Oliver Röhrle "Modeling Skeletal Muscle Mechanics: The Grand-Overview"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Feb. 17, 2011 - Dane Taylor "Subcritical percolation on networks"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Feb. 10, 2011 - Colleen Webb "Using Traits-based Approaches to Understand the Dynamics of Biodiversity and Productivity"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Feb. 3, 2011 - David Albers "Population physiology: an information theory perspective"

[Dynamical Systems Seminar] Jan. 20, 2011 - Yuzuru Sato "Noise-induced phenomena in one-dimensional maps"

[Computational Math Seminar] Jan. 18, 2011 - Hari Rajaram "Overview of Ice Sheet and Glacier Flow and Modeling"