Seminars

Seminars 2020

March 2020

LCDS Seminar

Monday, March 2, 2020
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Dan Weinreich, Brown University

Title: The evolution of information transmission in biology

Probability Seminar

Tuesday, March 3, 2020
10:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Mariana Olvera-Craviato, University of North Carolina

Title: Maxima on trees

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Combinatorics Seminar

Wednesday, March 4, 2020
3:00pm
Room 110, 182 George Street

Claudia Yun, Brown University

Title: The S_n-equivariant rational homology of the tropical moduli space Delta_{2,n}.

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Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Thursday, March 5, 2020
12:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Tomaso Poggio, MIT

Title: Stability explains double descent and deep learning

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PDE Seminar

Friday, March 6, 2020
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Dominik Inauen, University of Zurich

Title: Isometric Embeddings: Flexibility vs. Rigidity

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LCDS Seminar

Monday, March 9, 2020
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Fraydoun Rezakhanlou, UC Berkely

Title: Metsatability, Stochastic Tunneling and Condensation

Abstract

CANCELLED: Combinatorics Seminar

Wednesday, March 11, 2020
3:00pm
Room 110, 182 George Street

Nir Gadish, MIT

Title: The “generating function” of configuration spaces, as a source for explicit formulas and representation stability

Abstract

CANCELLED: PDE Seminar

Wednesday, March 11, 2020
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Dong Li, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Title: Remarks on a Nonlocal Transport

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CANCELLED: Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, March 13, 2020
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Ari Stern, Washington University, St. Louis

Title: Structure-preserving hybrid finite element methods

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CANCELLED: PDE Seminar

Friday, March 13, 2020
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Jian-Guo Liu, Duke University

Title: Random batch methods (RBM) for large interacting particle systems

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CANCELLED: LCDS Seminar

Monday, March 16, 2020
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Bernard Chazelle, Princeton University

Title: Natural Algorithms, Averaging Systems, and Semantic Renormalization

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CANCELLED: Probability Seminar

Tuesday, March 17, 2020
10:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Danny Nam, Princeton University

Title: The contact process on random graphs and Galton-Watson trees.

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CANCELLED: Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Tuesday, March 17, 2020
12:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Nick Trefethen, University of Oxford 

Title: From the Faraday Cage to Lightning LaPlace and Helmholtz Solvers

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CANCELLED: PDE Seminar

Wednesday, March 18, 2020
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Dong Li, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Title: TBD

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CANCELED: LaSalle Lecture

Thursday, March 19, 2020
12:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Mete Soner, Princeton University

Title: Martingale Optimal Transport

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CANCELLED: Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, March 20, 2020
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Noel Walkington, Carnegie Mellon University

Title: Numerical Approximation of Parabolic SPDE’s

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Cancelled: PDE Seminar

Friday, March 20, 2020
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Allen (Yilun) Wu, University of Oklahoma

Title: Complete Integrability of the Intermediate Long Wave Equation

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CANCELLED: Special Joint Scientific Computing & CRUNCH Seminar

Friday, March 23, 2020
1:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Marcella Gomez, UC Santa Cruz

Title: Data-driven methods for modeling and control of complex biological systems

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CANCELLED: LCDS Seminar

Monday, March 30, 2020
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Jessica Lin, McGill University 

Title: 

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CANCELLED: Probability Seminar

Tuesday, March 31, 2020
10:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Arnab Sen, University of Minnesota

Title: 

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April 2020

CANCELLED: PDE Seminar

Friday, April 3, 2020
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Hyunju Kwon, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton

Title: Strong ill-posedness of the logarithmically regularized 2D Euler equations in the borderline Sobolev space

Abstract

CANCELLED: LCDS Seminar

Monday, April 6, 2020
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Daniel Rothman, MIT 

Title: Carbon-Cycle Catastrophes: A Dynamical-Systems Perspective

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Combinatorics Seminar - Zoom Lecture

Wednesday, April 8, 2020
3:00pm

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Nir Gadish, MIT

Title: The “generating function” of configuration spaces, as a source for explicit formulas and representation stability

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PDE Seminar - Virtual Lecture

Friday, April 10, 2020
3:00pm

https://brown.zoom.us/j/744409678
Meeting ID: 744 409 678

Hyunju Kwon, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton

Title: Strong ill-posedness of the logarithmically regularized 2D Euler equations in the borderline Sobolev space

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CANCELLED: PDE Seminar

Friday, April 10, 2020
3:00pm

 

 

Jingang Xiong, Beijing Normal University

Title: 

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CANCELED: Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, April 17, 2020
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Bruno Despres, Jacquies-Louis Lions Laboratory, University Pierre et Marie Curie

Title: Positive polynomials and application to bound preserving numerical approximation

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CANCELLED: PDE Seminar

Friday, April 17, 2020
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Fabio Pusateri, University of Toronto

Title: 

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May 2020

Probability Seminar - Virtual Lecture

Friday, May 8, 2020
10:00am

https://brown.zoom.us/j/98668926925

Meeting ID: 986 6892 6925

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Patrick Rebeschini, Oxford University

Title: The statistical complexity of early-stopped mirror descent

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CANCELLED: Probability Seminar

Thurday, May 14, 2020
10:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

CANCELLED: Probability Seminar

Thurday, May 14, 2020
10:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Probability Seminar - Virtual Lecture

Friday, May 15, 2020
10:00am

https://brown.zoom.us/j/98668926925

Meeting ID: 986 6892 6925

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Eliza O'Reilly,Caltech

Title: Poisson hyperplane tessellations and one-bit compression

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