Seminars

Seminars 2019

September 2019

Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, September 6, 2019
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Ming-Jun Lai, University of Georgia 

Title: Sparse Solutions and Their Applications

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PDE Seminar

Friday, September 6, 2019
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Robin Neumayer, Institute for Advanced Study 

Title: On minimizers and critical points for anisotropic isoperimetric problems

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Probabilty Seminar

Thursday, September 12, 2019
10:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Paul Dupuis, Brown University 

Title: Robust control of a risk-sensitive performance measure

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Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, September 13, 2019
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street


Dr. Vaclav Kucera, Charles University Prague 

Title: Exponential growth, exponential scaling, and the discontinuous Galerkin method.

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PDE Seminar

Friday, September 13, 2019
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Yash Jhaveri, Institute for Advanced Study 

Title: On the (in)stability of the identity map in optimal transportation

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LCDS Seminar

Monday, September 16, 2019
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Alexander Moll, Northeastern University 

Title: Soliton Quantization and Random Partitions

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PDE Seminar

Friday, September 20, 2019
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Sameer Iyer, Princeton University 

Title: Real Analytic local wellposedness for the Triple Deck

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Probabilty Seminar

Thursday, September 26, 2019
10:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Subhabrata Sen, Harvard University 

Title: Sampling convergence for random graphs: graphexes and multigraphexes

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PDE Seminar

Friday, September 27, 2019
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Masahiro Suzuki, Nagoya Institute of Technology

Title: Stability and existence of stationary solutions to the Euler-Poisson equations in a domain with a curved boundary

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LCDS Seminar

Monday, September 30, 2019
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Charles Smart, University of Chicago 

Title: Unique continuation and localization on the planar lattice.

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October 2019

Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, October 4, 2019
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Wei Zhu, Duke University 

Title: Applied differential geometry and harmonic analysis in deep learning regularization

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Pattern Theory Seminar

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
12:00pm
Room 110, 182 George Street

Jun S Liu, Harvard University

Title: Knockoffs or perturbations, that is a question

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Combinatorics Seminar

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
3:00pm
Room 110, 182 George Street

Martin Skrodzki, Freie University Berlin 

Title: Combinatorial Aspects of the Neighborhood Grid Data Structure

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Probability Seminar

Thursday, October 10, 2019
10:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Rick Durrett, Duke University

Title: Spatial Evolutionary Games

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Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Thursday, October 10, 2019
12:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Constantinos Daskalakis, MIT 

Title: Statistical Inference from Dependent Data

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PDE Seminar

Friday, October 11, 2019
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Tristan Buckmaster, Princeton University

Title: Stable shock wave formation for the isentropic compressible Euler equations

Combinatorics Seminar

Wednesday, October 16, 2019
3:00pm
Room 110, 182 George Street

Diane Maclagan, University of Warwick 

Title: Higher connectivity of tropicalizations

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Probability Seminar

Thursday, October 17, 2019
10:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Nike Sun, MIT

Title: Capacity lower bound for the Ising perceptron

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Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, October 18, 2019
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Matthew Kirshner, University of California Santa Barbara 

Title: High-Dimensional Level Set Methods with Applications to Multiple Vehicle Trajectory Optimization Problems.

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PDE Seminar

Friday, October 18, 2019
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Trinh Nguyen, Pennsylvania State University

Title: Results on the inviscid limit of Navier-Stokes

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PDE Seminar

Friday, October 18, 2019
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Tuoc Phan, University of Tennessee

Title: Calderon-Zygmund type estimates for nonlinear equations and some applications

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Combinatorics Seminar

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
3:00pm
Room 110, 182 George Street

Ben Young, University of Oregon

Title: The combinatorial PT-DT conjecture via the double dimer model

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PDE Seminar

Friday, October 25, 2019
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Zhiyuan Zhang, Institute of Advanced Study

Title: 

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David Gottlieb Memorial Lectureship

Monday, October 28, 2019
2:00pm
Room 190, Barus & Holley

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

Eitan Tadmor, University of Maryland, College Park

Title: Emergent Behavior in Collective Dynamics

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Special LCDS/PDE Seminar

Wednesday, October 30, 2019
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Lenya Ryzhik, Stanford University 

Title: 

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November 2019

LCDS Seminar

Monday, November 4, 2019
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

John Wettlaufer, Yale University

Title: 

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Combinatorics Seminar

Wednesday, November 6, 2019
3:00pm
Room 110, 182 George Street

Kevin Iga, Pepperdine University

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PDE Seminar

Friday, November 8, 2019
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Dennis Kriventsov, Rutgers University

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PDE Seminar

Friday, November 11, 2019
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Elena Giorgi, Columbia University 

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Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Thursday, November 14, 2019
12:00pm
Room 190, Barus & Holley

Lior Pachter, Caltech 

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LCDS Seminar

Monday, November 18, 2019
4:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Jeff Calder, University of Minnesota

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Probability Seminar

Thursday, November 21, 2019
10:00am
Room 110, 182 George Street

Grigoris Paouris, Texas A&M University 

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PDE Seminar

Friday, November 22, 2019
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Charles Collot, New York University 

Title: 

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December 2019

Scientific Computing Seminar

Friday, December 6, 2019
11:00am
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Patrick Farrell, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford 

Title: A Reynolds-robust preconditioner for the 3D stationary Navier--Stokes

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PDE Seminar

Friday, December 6, 2019
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Jerome Vetois, McGill University 

Title: 

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February 2020

PDE Seminar

Friday, February 28, 2019
3:00pm
Room 108, 170 Hope Street

Yannick Sire, Johns Hopkins University 

Title: 

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