Seminars

Seminars 2017

March

Pattern Theory Seminar

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
12:00pm
Room 110, 182 George Street 

Sara Kalisnik Verovsek, Brown University

Title: Tropical Coordinates on the Space of Persistence Barcodes

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Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, March 10, 2017
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Ridgway Scott, University of Chicago

Title: Electron correlation in van der Waals interactions

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Probability Seminar

Thursday, March 16, 2017
11:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

*Please note the date has been changed*

Mustazee Rahman, MIT

Title: Local statistics of random sorting networks

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Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, March 17, 2017
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street 

Guang Lin, Purdue University

Title: Inverse Modeling with Multimodal Distributions & Predictive Control the Outbreaks of Ebola Disease

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Special LCDS Seminar

Monday, March 20, 2017
1:00pm
Room 110, 182 George Street 

Tai-Ping Liu, Academia Sinica, Taipei and Stanford University

Title: Hopf-Cole Transformation

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Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, March 24, 2017
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street
 

Miloslav Feistauer, Charles University

Title: Analysis of the DG method applied to an elliptic problem with nonlinear Newton boundary conditions

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Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, March 31, 2017
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Abner Salgado, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Title: Finite element approximation of nonconvex uniformly elliptic fully nonlinear equations

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April

Probability Seminar

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
11:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Ruoyu Wu, Brown University

Title: Some asymptotic results for weakly interacting particle systems

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Dissertation Defense

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street 

Maria-Veronica Ciocanel, Brown University

Title: Modeling intracellular transport during messenger RNA localization in Xenopus oocytes

LCDS Seminar

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Scott McKinley, Tulane University

Title: Anomalous Diffusion in Biological Fluids

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Lasalle Memorial Lecture Series

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street 

Sir John Ball

Title: The Mathematics of Liquid Crystals

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Lasalle Memorial Lecture Series

Thursday, April 6, 2017
4:30pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street 

Sir John Ball

Title: The Mathematics of Liquid Crystals

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Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, April 7, 2017
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

David Shirokoff, New Jersey Institute of Technology

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LCDS Seminar

Monday, April 10, 2017
4:00pm
Room 110, 182 George Street

Andrew Bernoff, Harvey Mudd

Title: Energy driven pattern formation: The good, the bad and the beautiful

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Probability Seminar

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
11:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Mykola Portenko, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

Title: On some Markov processes related to a symmetric stable process

Abstract

Fluids at Brown

Tuesday, April 11, 2017
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Jeff Morris, CUNY

Title: Exploring Complex Colloidal Dispersions by Numerical Simulation 

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Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Thursday, April 20, 2017
12:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street 

Thaleia Zariphopoulou, University of Texas, Austin

Title: Forward stochastic optimization: theory and applications

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Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, April 21, 2017
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Luca Gerardo, Basque Center for Applied Mathematics

Title: Numerical approximation of a family of nonlocal problems on bounded domains with general boundary conditions

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PDE Seminar

Friday, April 21, 2017
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Tuoc Van Phan, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

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Probability Seminar

Thursday, April 27, 2017
11:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Louigi Addario-Berry, McGill University

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Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Thursday, April 27, 2017
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street 

George Haller, Institute for Mechanical Systems, ETH Zurich

Title: Spectral Submanifolds and Model Reduction in Mechanics: From Finite to Infinite Dimensions

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Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, April 28, 2017
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Jinchao Xu, Penn State

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PDE Seminar

Friday, April 28, 2017
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Bo Guan, Ohio State University

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May

Probability Seminar

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
11:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street 

David Kelly, NYU

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Pattern Theory Seminar

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
12:00pm
Room 110, 182 George Street 

Amit Singer, Princeton

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Probability Seminar

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
11:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Mickey Salins, Boston University

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Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, May 12, 2017
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street 

Harbir Antil, George Mason University

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