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  • Applied Mathematics Colloquium

    Dr. Chuntian Wang, UCLA
    Friday, November 11, 2016 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Title: 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 University
    Monday, November 7, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: 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 Laboratory
    Friday, November 4, 2016 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Title: 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 PM
    Statistics 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 PM
    Title: 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 Sossa
    Friday, October 14, 2016 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Title: 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 University
    Friday, October 7, 2016 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Title: 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, Charlottesvill
    Friday, September 23, 2016 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Title: 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, UMCP
    Friday, September 9, 2016 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Title: 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-Madison
    Friday, May 6, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Title: 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