Events

Special Applied Mathematics Colloquium
Dr. Georg Stadler, New York UniversityMonday, November 7, 2016 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Generalized Newton Methods for Variational Inequalities in PDE Problems Abstract: Variational inequalities in PDE systems emerge either directly from the physical properties of the...Posted: August 17, 2016 1:10 PM 
Applied Mathematics Colloquium
Dr. Kody Law, Oak Ridge National LaboratoryFriday, November 4, 2016 at 2:00 PM  3:00 PMTitle: Data assimilation using multilevel Monte Carlo Abstract: For half a century computational scientists have been numerically simulating complex systems. Uncertainty is recently becoming a...Posted: August 17, 2016 1:04 PM 
Statistics Colloquium, Dr. Michael Messner
United States Environmental Protection AgencyFriday, November 4, 2016 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Hierarchical Modeling  Some Environmental Applications Abstract: The funny thing about hierarchical models is that, after you build one, you begin to see them everywhere. I'll...Posted: October 24, 2016 6:50 PM 
Tim Hesterberg: Statistics and Big Data at Google
Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 5:00 PM  6:00 PMStatistics and Big Data at Google Join Senior Quantitative Analyst (and Lady Statistician) Tim Hesterberg, as he shares stories about how we use data, how we're experimenting to make improvements...Posted: November 1, 2016 7:44 PM 
Optimization Seminar
Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 10:30 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Approximating an inequality constrained optimization problem in function space Speaker: Tom Seidman Abstract: For many problems in continuum mechanics the forces are obtainable as a...Posted: October 4, 2016 8:23 PM 
Graduate Student Seminar
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMSession ChairMina Hosseini DiscussantDr. Rathinam Speaker 1: Abhishek Guin Title Sequential Probability Ratio Test Abstract In several real life problems, NeymanPearson's...Posted: September 9, 2016 12:51 AM 
Applied Mathematics Colloquium
Dr. Ryan Evans (NIST)Friday, October 28, 2016 at 2:00 PM  3:00 PMTitle: Measuring reaction rate constants with optical biosensors Abstract: Many biochemical reactions involve a stream of chemical reactants flowing through a fluidfilled volume, over a...Posted: October 6, 2016 9:59 PM 
Statistics Colloquium, Dr. John L Spouge
Computational Biology Branch, NCBIFriday, October 28, 2016 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: An Exposition on Theoretical Topics Related to the Generalized Poisson Distribution (GPD) Abstract: The GPD, like the Negative Binomial distribution, is a mixture of Poisson...Posted: October 19, 2016 8:00 AM 
The Teaching Circle
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 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: August 28, 2016 9:31 PM 
Graduate Student Seminar
SIAM Student Chapter Professional DevelopmentWednesday, October 26, 2016 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMJoin SIAM as we welcome a panel of current and former graduate students from the department of Mathematics and Statistics discuss how to best transition from your graduate education into an...Posted: September 9, 2016 1:03 AM