Events

Graduate Student Seminar
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMSession ChairIris Ivy Gauran DiscussantDr. Mathew Speaker 1: Morgan Strzegowski Title A Mathematical Model of Collective Cell Migration in a ThreeDimensional, Heterogeneous...Posted: February 20, 2017 10:54 AM 
Differential Equations Seminar
Matthias Gobbert, UMBCMonday, April 24, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Challenges and Opportunities in RealWorld Simulations on Modern Parallel Computing Platforms Abstract: Processors in consumer devices are dual or quadcore CPUs today. Stateoftheart...Posted: March 22, 2017 10:49 AM 
Probability and Statistics Day 2017
April 21–22Fri, Apr 21, 2017 at 1:00 PM  Sat, Apr 22, 2017 at 9:30 PMUMNC's 11th Annual Probability and Statistics Day will take place on April 21–22, 2017. The event is funded by the National Security Agency, and will consist of a halfday workshop on Friday...Posted: April 17, 2017 9:26 AM 
Optimization Seminar: Dr. Xiaoni Chi
Guilin University of Electronic Technology, and UMBCFriday, April 21, 2017 at 10:30 AM  12:00 PMTitle: The Jacobian consistency of a smoothed generalized FischerBurmeister function for the secondorder cone complementarity problem Abstract Secondorder cone (SOC) complementarity...Posted: April 20, 2017 1:37 PM 
Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Rowena Bastero
Advisor: Dr. Bimal SinhaThursday, April 20, 2017 at 10:00 AM  11:00 AMTitle: A Swapping Method and Exploratory Analysis for Average Treatment Effect Estimation Based on Partial Balancing and Simultaneous Inference of Regression Models Abstract: In order to provide...Posted: April 16, 2017 9:51 PM 
Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Hyekyung Park
Advisor: Drs. Weining Kang and Florian PotraWednesday, April 19, 2017 at 12:00 PM  2:00 PMTitle: Robust VaR portfolio selection problem under the joint ellipsoidal uncertainty set in the presence of transactions costs Abstract: The robust portfolio selection problem considers the...Posted: April 17, 2017 8:49 PM 
Graduate Student Seminar
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMSession ChairBryce Carey DiscussantDr. Hoffman Speaker 1: Rabab Elnaiem Title Meta Analysis of a Behavioural Intervention to Promote Weight Loss in Low Income Adult Population...Posted: February 20, 2017 10:54 AM 
Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Mona Hajghassem
Advisor: Dr. Andrei DraganescuWednesday, April 19, 2017 at 10:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Efficient multigrid methods for optimal control of partial differential equations Abstract: This work is concerned with designing optimal order multigrid preconditioners for optimal...Posted: April 16, 2017 8:11 PM 
Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Jonathan Graf
Advisor: Dr. Matthias GobbertFriday, April 14, 2017 at 3:00 PM  5:00 PMTitle: Parallel Performance of Numerical Simulations for Applied Partial Differential Equation Models on the Intel Xeon Phi Knights Landing Processor Abstract: Current highperformance computing...Posted: April 11, 2017 4:44 PM 
Statistics Colloquium, Claire McKay Bowen
Applied and Comp. Math. and Stat., University of Notre DameFriday, April 14, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Comparative Study of Differentially Private Data Synthesis Methods Abstract: When sharing data among researchers or releasing data for public use, there is a risk of exposing sensitive...Posted: February 23, 2017 8:35 AM