Events

Differential Equations Seminar
Preston Donovan, UMBCMonday, May 15, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Homogenization of a biased random walk on a graph embedded in multidimensional Euclidean space Abstract: We study the homogenization limit of a biased random walk on a periodic graph...Posted: April 23, 2017 5:14 PM 
Graduate Student Seminar
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMSession ChairXinxuan Li DiscussantDr. Sousedik Speaker 1: Hyekyung Park Title Robust ValueatRisk (VaR) portfolio selection problem under the joint ellipsoidal uncertainty set in the...Posted: February 20, 2017 10:56 AM 
Differential Equations Seminar
Justin Brooks, Army Research LaboratoryMonday, May 8, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: A Framework for Dynamical Systems Modeling of Continuous Internal Human State Abstract: The necessity to accurately predict human behavior in order to design functional, adaptive systems...Posted: May 4, 2017 12:40 AM 
Applied Mathematics Colloquium: Dr. Goran Lesaja
Georgia Southern University (and UMBC)Friday, May 5, 2017 at 2:00 PM  3:00 PMTitle: A Second Order Cone Formulation of Continuous Control Tabular Adjustment Model Abstract In this talk a minimum distance Controlled Tabular Adjustment (CTA) model for statistical...Posted: February 19, 2017 11:07 AM 
Statistics Colloquium
Dr. Moloy De, Data ScientistFriday, May 5, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Analytics Case Studies Abstract: In this talk I will share my experience as a Data Scientist working with various business cases. In particular I will highlight following projects: MTN...Posted: April 17, 2017 10:30 AM 
Optimization Seminar: Dr. Roman Sznajder
Bowie State UniversityFriday, May 5, 2017 at 10:30 AM  12:00 PMTitle: The minimax theorem and its relatives Abstract The minimax theorem will be discussed and existence of Nash equilibrium will be proved. Some related topics will be mentioned. The...Posted: May 2, 2017 4:20 PM 
Graduate Student Seminar
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMSession ChairJuyoung Jeong DiscussantDr. Rathinam Speaker 1: YunJu Cheng Title Marginal MetaAnalysis for Randomized Clinical Trials with rare events Abstract Since rareness in...Posted: February 20, 2017 10:55 AM 
Differential Equations Seminar
Samantha Furman, Laurel Mazur and Janita Patwardhan, UMBCMonday, May 1, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMSpeaker: Samantha Furman Title: Skeletal Muscle Atrophy: Extending and Fitting a Mathematical Model Abstract: Skeletal muscle atrophy occurs when there is a higher concentration of the...Posted: March 22, 2017 10:56 AM 
Applied Mathematics Colloquium: Dr. Muruhan Rathinam
UMBCFriday, April 28, 2017 at 2:00 PM  3:00 PMTitle: Dynamics of opinions Abstract We describe recent work on a mathematical model of how individuals interact by influencing and being influenced by each other. In most generality, such...Posted: April 18, 2017 9:57 PM 
Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Juyoung Jeong
Advisor: Dr. Muddappa GowdaFriday, April 28, 2017 at 10:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Spectral sets and functions on Euclidean Jordan algebras Abstract This thesis studies spectral and weakly spectral sets/functions on Euclidean Jordan algebras. These are generalizations of...Posted: April 25, 2017 2:49 PM