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### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Chuntian Wang, UCLAFriday, November 11, 2016 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PMTitle: A Partially Hyperbolic Model for Plasma Physics: Deterministic and Stochastic Zakharov-Kuznetsov Equation Abstract: Zakharov-Kuznetsov (ZK) equation is the long-wave small-amplitude...Posted: August 17, 2016 1:11 PM -
### 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 -
### 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 -
### 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 fluid-filled volume, over a...Posted: October 6, 2016 9:59 PM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. David SossaFriday, October 14, 2016 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PMTitle: Critical angles between two convex cones Speaker: David Sossa, Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María, Valparaíso, Chile Abstract: In this talk we discuss the following problem:...Posted: September 19, 2016 6:06 PM -
### Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Dr. Alen Alexanderian, NC State UniversityFriday, October 7, 2016 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PMTitle: Optimal sensor placement for Bayesian linear inverse problems governed by PDEs Abstract: When solving an inverse problem, we seek to reconstruct a model parameter, using experimental...Posted: August 17, 2016 1:03 PM -
### 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