Events

Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Chen Lai
Advisors: Drs. Florian Potra and Susan Minkoff (UT Dallas)Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 3:00 PM  5:00 PMTitle: Wave propagation: Theory and experiment Abstract Wave propagation through air and ground is studied for two different phenomena: (i) Nearly Perfectly Matched Layer Boundary Conditions for...Posted: December 16, 2017 10:12 AM 
Differential Equations Seminar
Dr. Ehsan Ban, University of PennsylvaniaMonday, December 11, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Effective Elasticity of Random Fiber Networks and Composites Abstract: The mechanical response of a variety of humanmade and natural materials can be modeled using elastic random...Posted: November 16, 2017 7:22 PM 
Applied Mathematics Colloquium: Dr. Patrick Fletcher
NIH/NIDDKFriday, December 8, 2017 at 2:00 PM  3:00 PMTitle: Modeling spontaneous and stimulated electrical activity in pituitary corticotroph cells Speaker: Patrick Fletcher, NIH/NIDDK Abstract: The electrical...Posted: September 5, 2017 9:47 PM 
Differential Equations Seminar
Dr. Luan Hoang, Texas Tech UniversityMonday, December 4, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Studying nonlinear fluid flows in heterogeneous porous media Abstract: We The most common equation to describe fluid flows in porous media is the Darcy law. However, this linear equation...Posted: October 20, 2017 11:06 PM 
Applied Mathematics Colloquium: Dr. Justin Webster
UMBCFriday, December 1, 2017 at 2:00 PM  3:00 PMTitle: The Flutter of a Cantilevered Structure in an Axial Flow Speaker: Dr. Justin Webster, UMBC Abstract: Flutter is a bounded response, selfexcitation instability of an...Posted: August 25, 2017 2:58 PM 
Statistics Colloquium: Dr. Robert Lund
Clemson UniversityFriday, December 1, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Bayesian Multiple Breakpoint Detection: Mixing Documented and Undocumented Changepoints Abstract: This talk presents methods to estimate the number of changepoint time(s) and their...Posted: September 5, 2017 3:42 PM 
Graduate Student Seminar
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMSession Chair Sai Popuri DiscussantDr. Yaakov Malinovsky Speaker 1: Qing Ji Title Predicting Lameness of Cows Using Bspline Regression Abstract Lameness of cows is the...Posted: October 13, 2017 10:42 AM 
Differential Equations Seminar
Dr. Jing Tian, Towson UniversityMonday, November 27, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: Analysis of attractors and chaos for certain models in fluids and wave propagation Abstract: In this talk, there are two topics being discussed. One topic is related to a turbulence...Posted: October 31, 2017 10:31 PM 
Applied Mathematics Colloquium: Dr. Tasha Inniss
InformsFriday, November 17, 2017 at 2:00 PM  3:00 PMTitle: From Data Mining to Data Science to Analytics: An Applied Mathematician’s Journey Speaker: Tasha Inniss, INFORMS Abstract: In this talk, I will discuss the...Posted: September 5, 2017 9:39 PM 
Statistics Colloquium: Dr. Shelemyahu Zacks
Binghamton UniversityFriday, November 17, 2017 at 11:00 AM  12:00 PMTitle: On Exact Properties of TwoStage and Sequential Estimation of the Mean of a Normal Distribution Under LINEX Loss Function Abstract: We consider the Estimation of the mean of a normal...Posted: September 5, 2017 3:39 PM