Seminars

Seminars 2018

September 

Probability Seminar

Tuesday, September 11, 2018
11:00am
Room 110, 182 George

Bhaswar B. Bhattacharya, University of Pennsylvania

Title: Birthday Paradox, Monochromatic Subgraphs, and Statistical Inference

Abstract

PDE Seminar

Friday, September 14, 2018
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Masahiro Suzuki, Brown University

Title: On the Degond–Lucquin-Desreux–Morrow model for gas discharge

Abstract

LCDS Seminar

Monday, September 17, 2018
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Fabian Waleffe, University of Wisconsin Madison

Title: Turbulent, Coherent and Optimum heat transport in Rayleigh-Benard convection

Abstract

Probability Seminar

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
11:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Sanjay Shakkottai, UT Austin

Title: Regret of Queueing Bandits

Abstract

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

Tuesday, September 18, 2018
3:00pm
Room 190, Barus & Holley

Jeong-Hyun Kim, Brown Univ.

Title:  Experimental Researech on Interfacial Flow

Abstract

LCDS Seminar, LaSalle Lectures

Monday, September 24, 2018
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Boris Rozovsky, Brown University

Title: On distribution independent Skorokhod-Malliavin calculus

Abstract

PDE Seminar

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

A.S. Fokas, Cambridge University

Title:  From Acoustics to the Lindelof Hypothesis

Abstract

Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Thursday, September 27, 2018
12:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Yeonjong Shin, Brown University
Title: Function Approximation with Big and Small Data

Debankur Mukherjee, Brown University
Title: Scalable Load Balancing Algorithms in Networked Systems

Samuel Punshon-Smith, Brown University
Title: Stochastic perturbations in kinetic theory and fluid mechanics and a new result on Lagrangian chaos in stochastic fluid mechanics

Abstract

PDE Seminar

Friday, September 28, 2018
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Peter Oliver

Title:  

Abstract

October

LCDS Seminar

Monday, October 1, 2018
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Vili Heinonen, MIT

Title

Abstract

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

Tuesday, October 2, 2018
3:00pm
Room 190, Barus & Holley

Anna Frishman, Princeton Center for Theoretical Science (PCTS)

Title:  Condensate, fluctuations and symmetries - a tale of 2D turbulence

Abstract 

Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Thursday, October 4, 2018
12:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Suncica Canic, UC Berkeley, and University of Houston

Title: Mathematical Methods for Next Generation Stent Design

Abstract

Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday,  October 5, 2018
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Juan Cheng, Institute of Applied Physics and Computational Mathematics, Beijing

Title: High order positivity-preserving and conservative DG schemes for radiation transfer equations

Abstract

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

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
3:00pm
Room 190, Barus & Holley

Kun-Ta Wu, WPI

Title:  Transition from turbulent to coherent flows in confined three-dimensional active fluids

Abstract

Probability Seminar

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
11:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Sayan Banerjee, UNC Chapel Hill

Title:  Singular reflected diffusions

Abstract

LCDS Seminar

Wednesday,  October 10, 2018
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Suzanne Weekes, WPI

Title: An Introduction to Dynamic Materials

Abstract

David Gottlieb Memorial Lectureship

Monday, October 15, 2018
2:00pm
Room 190, Barus & Holley

Following Lectureship there will be a recital in Room 110, 182 George Street preceded by refreshments

Marsha Berger, NYU

Title: Should we worry about Asteroid-Generated Tsunamis?

Abstract

LCDS Seminar, LaSalle Lectures

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
3:00 p.m.

Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Felix Otto, Max-Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences, Leipzig

Title:

Abstract and Bio

LCDS Seminar

Monday, October 22, 2018
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Leslie Smith, University of Wisconsin Madison

Title

Abstract

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

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
3:00pm
Room 190, Barus & Holley

Navish Wadhwa, Harvard University

Title: TBA

 

LCDS Seminar

Monday, October 29, 2018
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Nathan Kutz, University of Washington

Title:  Machine learning for the discovery of govering equations and optimal coordinate systems

Abstract

Probability Seminar

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
10:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Ruth Williams, UCSD

Title

Abstract

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

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
3:00pm
Room 190, Barus & Holley

Christin Murphy, Naval Undersea Warfare Center

Title: Whiskers as Hydrodynamic Sensors: Structures, Signals and Sensitivity

Abstract

November

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

Abstract

Applied Math Colloquium

Wednesday, November 28, 2018
12:00pm
Room 190, Barus & Holley

Michael Jordan, University of California, Berkeley

Title

Abstract

December

LCDS Seminar

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

Gene Wayne

Title

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