Seminars

Seminars 2018

November

PDE Seminar

Friday, November 2, 2018
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Javi Gomez-Serrano, Princeton

Title: Two tales of bifurcation in fluds

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LCDS Seminar

Monday, November 5, 2018
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Eduardo Sontag, Northeastern University

Title: Mathematics of control systems in systems molecular biology

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Fluids at Brown, Division of Applied Mathematics Fluids and Thermal Sciences, School of Engineering Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 6, 2018
3:00pm
Room 190, Barus & Holley

Varghese Mathai, Brown University

Title: Dynamics of buoyant particles and air bubbles in turbulent flows

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Pattern Theory Seminar

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
12:00pm
Room 110, 182 George Street

Daniel Ritchie, Brown University

Title: Visual Program Induction

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Scientific Computing

Friday, November 9, 2018
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Xiaoliang Wan, Louisiana State University

Title: Capture small-noise-induced rare events in differential equations: from variation to sampling

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PDE Seminar

Friday, November 9, 2018
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Yakov Shlapentokh-Rothman

Title: The asymptotically self-similar regime for the Einstein vacuum equations

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LCDS Seminar

Monday, November 12, 2018
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Joe Klobusicky, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 

Title:  Two-dimensional grain boundary networks: stochastic particle models and kinetic limits

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Special Fluids at Brown, Division of Applied Mathematics, Fluids and Thermal Sciences, School of Engineering, Joint Seminar Series

Monday, November 12, 2018
3:00 PM
Barus & Holley, Room 751

Saverio Spagnolie, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Title: Active Matter Invasion of a Viscous Fluid and No-Flow Theorem

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Probability Seminar

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
11:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Bruce Hajek, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Title: On the structure of preferential attachment networks with community structure

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Fluids at Brown, Division of Applied Mathematics Fluids and Thermal Sciences, School of Engineering Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
3:00pm
Room 190, Barus & Holley

Laura Miller, UNC, Chapel Hill

Title: The dispersal of aerial plankton: Spider ballooning and flapping with bristled wings

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Brown/BU/UMass Dynamics and PDE Seminar

Friday, November 16, 2018
Lederle Graduate Research Tower, Room 1634
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Yannis G. Kevrekidis, Johns Hopkins University

2:00 - 6:30 pm

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Scientific Computing

Friday, November 16, 2018
11:00 AM
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Giorgos Tsironis, Dept. of Physics, University of Crete, School of Engineering & Applied Sciences, Harvard University

Titel: Prediction of complex spatiotemporal evolution through machine learning methods improved with the addition of observers.

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LCDS Seminar

Monday, November 19, 2018
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

 

Mary Silber, University of Chicago

Title: Transport and Feedback in Models of Self-Organizing Vegetation Patterns in Water-Limited Environments

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Applied Math Colloquium

Wednesday, November 28, 2018
12:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Michael Jordan, University of California, Berkeley

Title: Machine Learning: Dynamical, Economic and Stochastic Perspectives

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Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, November 30, 2018
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Annalisa Quaini, University of Houston

Title: Simulation of fluid-structure interaction problems arising in hemodynamics.

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December

LCDS Seminar

Monday, December 3, 2018
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Gene Wayne

Title: Breathers as metastable states for weakly damped lattices of Hamiltonian oscillators

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Fluids at Brown, Division of Applied Mathematics Fluids and Thermal Sciences, School of Engineering Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, December 4, 2018
3:00pm
Room 190, Barus & Holley

Matthew Durey, MIT

Title:Droplets walking in a circular corral: dynamics and statistics

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Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, December 7, 2018
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Jesse Chan, Rice University

Title: Entropy stable schemes based on modal discontinuous Glaerkin formulations

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PDE Seminar

Friday, December 7, 2018
3:00pm
Room  108, 170 Hope Street

Huy Nguyen, Brown University

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LCDS Seminar

Monday, December 10, 2018
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Aditi Chakrabarti, Harvard University

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Fluids at Brown, Division of Applied Mathematics Fluids and Thermal Sciences, School of Engineering Joint Seminar Series

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
3:00pm
Room 190, Barus & Holley

Kristy Schlueter-Kuck, Brown University

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Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
12:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Lauren K. Williams, Harvard University

Title: Introduction to the asymmetric simple exclusion process (from a combinatorialist's point of view)

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January

Pattern Theory Seminar

Wednesday, January 30, 2019
12:00pm
Room 110, 182 George Street

Peter Orbanz, Columbia University

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February

Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, February 1, 2019
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Ricardo Cortez, Tulane University

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Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, February 8, 2019
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Le Song, Georgia Tech

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Pattern Theory Seminar

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
12:00pm
Room 110, 182 George Street

Konstantin Mischaikow, Rutgers University

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Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, February 15, 2019
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Xingjie Li

Title: Coarse-graining of Langevin dynamics via the Mori-Zwanzig formalism

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