All talks are in the math department (Kirwan Hall) 3206, except for the parallel sessions which will take place in rooms 1311 and 1313. Directions to the party will be given during Thursday's session. If you need directions, please contact Rodrigo Treviño.

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  • Deterministic numerical methods for the study of stochastic dynamics with small noise

    Speaker: Masha Cameron (Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland, College Park) - https://www.math.umd.edu/~mariakc

    When: Tue, September 3, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Bespoke Stochastic Galerkin Approximation of Nearly Incompressible Elasticity

    Speaker: David Silvester (Department of Mathematics, University of Manchester) - https://personalpages.manchester.ac.uk/staff/david.silvester/

    When: Tue, September 10, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Wave Propagation in Inhomogeneous Media: An introduction to Generalized Plane Waves

    Speaker: Lise-Marie Imbert-Gerard (Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland, College Park) - https://www-math.umd.edu/people/faculty/item/1314-limbert.html

    When: Tue, September 17, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Structure Exploiting Optimization Algorithms and Applications

    Speaker: Harbir Antil (Department of Mathematical Sciences, George Mason University) - http://math.gmu.edu/~hantil/

    When: Tue, September 24, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Low-rank tensor compression algorithms for enabling high-dimensional motion planning

    Speaker: Alex Gorodetsky (Aerospace Engineering University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Michigan) -

    When: Tue, October 15, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Spectrally Accurate Methods for Kinetic Electron Plasma Wave Dynamics

    Speaker: Jon Wilkening (Department of Mathematics, University of Berkeley) -

    When: Wed, October 23, 2019 - 5:00pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Data-dependent performance modeling of linear solvers for sparse matrices

    Speaker: Abhinav Bhatele (Computer Science Department University of Maryland, College Park) -

    When: Tue, October 29, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Extreme event probability estimation by combining large deviation theory and PDE-constrained optimization, with application to tsunamis

    Speaker: Georg Stadler (Courant Institute, New York) - https://math.nyu.edu/~stadler/

    When: Tue, November 5, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Numerical modelling of lateral phase separation on evolving surfaces

    Speaker: Maxim Olshanskii (Department of Mathematics, University of Houston) - https://www.math.uh.edu/~molshan/

    When: Thu, November 7, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Two applications of PDE constrained optimization

    Speaker: Tom Brown (George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia) -

    When: Tue, November 19, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Evolution of a Scalable 3D Helmholtz Solver with Geophysical Applications

    Speaker: Russell E. Hewett (Mathematics and Computational Modeling and Data Analytics) -

    When: Tue, December 3, 2019 - 3:30am
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Provable Quantum Advantages for Optimization and Machine Learning

    Speaker: Xiaodi Wu (Department of Computer Science and Institute for Advanced Computer Studies, UMD ) - https://www.cs.umd.edu/~xwu/

    When: Tue, January 28, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Cells as living liquid crystals and the role of topological defects

    Speaker: Francesca Serra (Department of Physics and Astronomy, Johns Hopkins University) - https://physics-astronomy.jhu.edu/directory/francesca-serra/

    When: Tue, February 4, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Nonequilibrium thermodynamic principles and property preserving numerical approximations to PDEs --- A modeling guided approach

    Speaker: Qi Wang (Department of Mathematics, University of South Carolina) - http://people.math.sc.edu/wangq/

    When: Tue, February 11, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Structure preservation properties of the active flux scheme for multi-dimensional hyperbolic equations

    Speaker: Wasilij Barsukow (University of Zurich, Switzerland) -

    When: Tue, February 18, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Convergent finite element methods in micromagnetics

    Speaker: Michele Ruggeri (Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, TU Vienna, Austria) -

    When: Tue, February 25, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Reynolds-robust preconditioning for the incompressible Navier-Stokes equations

    Speaker: Florian Wechsung (Courant Institute) -

    When: Tue, March 3, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Convex relaxation approaches for strictly correlated density functional theory

    Speaker: Lexing Ying (Department of Mathematics, Stanford University) - https://web.stanford.edu/~lexing/

    When: Tue, March 31, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Solving inverse problems with machine learning

    Speaker: Lexing Ying (Department of Mathematics, Stanford University) - https://web.stanford.edu/~lexing/

    When: Wed, April 1, 2020 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Geometric stochastic PDEs

    Speaker: Martin Hairer (Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London, UK) - http://www.hairer.org/

    When: Tue, April 21, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Taming Infinities

    Speaker: Martin Hairer (Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London, UK) - http://www.hairer.org/

    When: Wed, April 22, 2020 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206