Events

Graduate Student Seminar
SIAM Student Chapter Presents: Creating a personal websiteWednesday, April 12, 2017 at 11:00 AM  11:50 AMFor this week's graduate student seminar, our SIAM student chapter will be hosting a Website Workshop event. The event will be held at the usual time and place (UC115 from 11:00–11:50). The event...Posted: April 5, 2017 11:23 AM 
Differential Equations Seminar
Muruhan Rathinam, UMBCMonday, April 10, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Research projects with Dr Rathinam Abstract: This talk is intended for graduate students to learn about my research interests and projects. My general research interests are focused on...Posted: March 22, 2017 10:53 AM 
Joint Applied Mathematics and Statistics Colloquium
Dr. Jim Fill, The Johns Hopkins UniversityFriday, April 7, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: A local limit theorem for QuickSort key comparisons via multiround smoothing Abstract: It is a wellknown result, due independently to Régnier (1989) and Rösler (1991), that the...Posted: February 20, 2017 8:45 AM 
Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Michael Orlitzky
Advisor: Dr. Muddappa GowdaFriday, April 7, 2017 at 10:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Positive operators, Zoperators, Lyapunov rank, and linear games over closed convex cones Abstract: Given a closed convex cone K with dual K^* in a finitedimensional real Hilbert space...Posted: April 5, 2017 9:07 PM 
The Teaching Circle
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 12:00 PM  1:00 PMA forum for the faculty to discuss teaching and learning matters. All faculty are invited. Talk with Liz Stanwyck for details.Posted: January 31, 2017 5:17 PM 
Graduate Student Seminar
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMSession ChairRowena Bastero DiscussantDr. Sinha Speaker 1: Qing Ji Title An Introduction to Markov Switching Models Abstract Markov switching models are a natural extension of...Posted: February 20, 2017 10:53 AM 
Applied Mathematics Colloquium: Dr. Anna Oganyan
National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS)Friday, March 31, 2017 at 2:00 PM  3:00 PMTitle: Some mathematical and statistical problems of disclosure limitation for microdata Abstract In this talk we will describe some key problems that arise when data collectors and...Posted: March 7, 2017 11:11 PM 
Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Joshua M. Tebbs
Department of Statistics, University of South CarolinaFriday, March 31, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Group testing case identification for multiple diseases Abstract: Group testing, where individuals are tested initially in pools, is widely used to screen a large number of individuals...Posted: February 21, 2017 4:24 PM 
Graduate Student Seminar
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMSession ChairJanita Patwardhan DiscussantDr. Kogan Speaker 1: Mingkai Yu Title Stability Analysis of Swarms Abstract We specify an `individualbased’ continuoustime model for...Posted: February 20, 2017 10:52 AM 
Differential Equations Seminar
Thomas I. Seidman, UMBCMonday, March 27, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Longitudinal vibrations of a periodically excited rod Abstract: We show for a viscoelastic rod model that corresponding to any (small enough) periodic forcing there is a periodic...Posted: March 22, 2017 10:40 AM