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### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Zachary Bradshaw, University of Virginia, CharlottesvillFriday, September 23, 2016 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PMTitle: The Navier-Stokes equations and self-similarity Abstract: In this talk we will introduce the Navier-Stokes equations, beginning with the contributions of Jean Leray in 1934. We will...Posted: August 19, 2016 4:40 PM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Garegin Papoian, UMCPFriday, September 9, 2016 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PMTitle: Mechanochemical Modeling of Cytoskeletal Network Dynamics Abstract: Cells of higher organisms contain a dynamically remodeling filamentous network, called cytoskeleton, comprised of...Posted: August 17, 2016 1:02 PM -
### Special Applied Mathematics and Statistics Colloquium

Dr. Thomas G. Kurtz, University of Wisconsin-MadisonFriday, May 6, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMTitle: Particle representations for stochastic partial differential equations Abstract: Stochastic partial differential equations arise naturally as limits of finite systems of weighted...Posted: February 1, 2016 12:25 PM -
### Special UBM Distinguished Colloquium joint with Biology

Dr. Richard Bertram, Florida State UniversityThursday, May 5, 2016 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PMTitle: Marrying Mathematical and Experimental Biology Abstract: It is now widely appreciated that mathematical modeling and computer simulations can be useful tools for interpreting biological...Posted: February 1, 2016 12:26 PM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Katharine F. Gurski, Howard UniversityFriday, April 29, 2016 at 11:30 AM - 12:30 PMTitle: Influence of Concurrency, Partner Choice, and Viral Suppression on Racial Disparity in the Prevalence of HIV Infected Women Abstract: We present a mathematical model of the transmission...Posted: February 1, 2016 12:24 PM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Pierre-Emmanuel Jabin, UMCPFriday, April 22, 2016 at 11:30 AM - 12:30 PMTitle: Weak Solutions for Compresssible Navier-Stokes Equations: Thermodynamically unstable pressure and anisotropic viscous stress tensor Abstract: We prove global existence of appropriate...Posted: February 1, 2016 12:22 PM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Joshua Chang, Clinical Center, NIHFriday, April 8, 2016 at 11:30 AM - 12:30 PMTitle: Title: A continuum model of post-nuclear inhibition of droplet growth: Inhibition of biological calcification Abstract: In vertebrates, insufficient availability of calcium and phosphate...Posted: March 15, 2016 11:19 AM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Muruhan Rathinam, UMBCFriday, March 25, 2016 at 11:30 AM - 12:30 PMTitle: Analysis of Monte Carlo estimators for parametric sensitivities in stochastic chemical kinetics Abstract: We consider parametric sensitivity estimation for well-stirred model of...Posted: February 1, 2016 12:21 PM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. John H. Maddocks, EPFL, Lausanne SwitzerlandFriday, March 11, 2016 at 11:30 AM - 12:30 PMTitle: Some Mathematics arising in Modelling the Sequence-Dependent Mechanics of DNA Abstract: I will describe some computations with the discrete cgDNA (http://lcvmwww.epfl.ch/research/cgDNA/)...Posted: February 1, 2016 12:20 PM -
### Special Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Adrianna Gillman, Rice UniversityThursday, March 10, 2016 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AMTitle: Fast direct solvers for partial differential equations and applications Abstract: In many areas of science and engineering, the cost of solving a linear boundary value problem determines...Posted: March 2, 2016 7:15 PM