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### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Thomas Seidman, UMBCFriday, September 25, 2015 at 11:30 AM - 12:30 PMTitle: The Antman-Seidman viscoelastic rod model with self-contact Abstract: For motion of a viscoelastic rod in 3-space it may become necessary to consider the possibility of large deformations...Posted: September 18, 2015 4:43 PM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Junping Wang, NSFFriday, September 18, 2015 at 11:30 AM - 12:30 PMTitle: Basic Principles of Weak Galerkin Finite Element Methods for PDEs Abstract: This talk shall introduce a new numerical technique, called the weak Galerkin finite element method (WG), for...Posted: September 15, 2015 6:04 PM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Uday Shanbhag, Pennsylvania State UniversityFriday, April 24, 2015 at 12:00 PM - 12:50 PMTitle: On the solution of optimization and variational problems in misspecified regimes Abstract: We consider a class of optimization and variational problems that are misspecified in a...Posted: February 9, 2015 1:58 PM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium/DE Seminar

Dr. Helena J. Nussenzveig Lopes, Federal U., BrazilMonday, April 13, 2015 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMTitle: Boundary layers and Kato's criterion Abstract: In this talk we discuss boundary layers, both as a physical phenomenon associated with the interaction of fluid flow with a wall, and as a...Posted: April 7, 2015 5:37 PM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Benedetto Piccoli, Rutgers UniversityFriday, April 3, 2015 at 12:00 PM - 12:50 PMTitle: Control of social dynamics systems and mean-field limits. Abstract: The term "social dynamics" indicates large groups of autonomous agents with simple interaction rules dictated by...Posted: February 9, 2015 1:56 PM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Jerimy Polf, University of Maryland Medical SchoolFriday, March 27, 2015 at 12:00 PM - 12:50 PMTitle: Development of prompt gamma based in-vivo range verification systems in proton radiotherapy Abstract: Proton beams exhibit a sharp increase in the rate of dose deposition toward the end...Posted: February 9, 2015 1:55 PM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Linda Petzold, UC Santa BarabaraMonday, March 23, 2015 at 12:00 PM - 12:50 PMTitle: The Emerging Roles and Computational Challenges of Stochasticity in Biological Systems Abstract: In recent years it has become increasingly clear that stochasticity plays an important...Posted: February 9, 2015 1:53 PM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Edriss S. Titi, Texas A&M and Weizmann InstituteFriday, March 6, 2015 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PMCANCELLED due to UMBC closure Title: Finite Number of Determining Parameters for the Navier-Stokes Equations with Applications into Feedback Control and Data Assimilation Abstract: In this...Posted: October 1, 2014 2:32 PM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Michael Malisoff, Louisiana State UniversityWednesday, March 4, 2015 at 12:00 PM - 12:50 PMTitle: Tracking Control for Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation Abstract: We present a new tracking controller for neuromuscular electrical stimulation, which is an emerging technology that...Posted: February 21, 2015 1:03 AM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Hyejin Kim, University of MichiganFriday, February 27, 2015 at 12:00 PM - 12:50 PMTitle: Demographic stochasticity and evolution of dispersion. Abstract: The selection of dispersion is a classical problem in ecology and evolutionary biology. Deterministic dynamical models...Posted: February 9, 2015 1:50 PM