Applied Mathematics Colloquium 2002-2003

2002-2003 Coordinator: Chris Wiggins

9/17/02
Brian Mapes NOAA Climate Diagnostics Center
"Strides, Steps, and Stumbles in the Annual March"

9/24/02

Eleazer Eskin, Columbia University
"Finding Regulatory Patterns in Bacterial Genomes"

9/26/02

Dirk Olbers, Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research
"A Model with Simplified Circulation Dynamics for a Baroclinic Ocean with Topography"

10/1/02

Tom Chou, UCLA
"An Interacting Spin Flip Model for One-Dimensional Proton Conduction"

10/8/02
Eldon Emberly. Rockefeller University
"The Search for Novel Protein Structures"

10/15/02
Anna Gilbert, AT&T Labs
"Mathematical Problems (and some solutions) in Networking"

10/22/02

Paul Sajda Columbia University
"Multi-scale Probabilistic Models of Natural Images: Applications to Medical Image Analysis"

10/26/02
Ilya Nemenman, KITP
"Predictive Information"

11/5/02
Tony Jebara, Columbia University
"Discriminative, Conditional and Generative Learning"

11/12/02

Pierre Coullet, L'Institut Non Linéaire de Nice –Sophia Antipolis
"Retracting Fronts Induce Spatio-temporal Intermittency"

11/19/02

Steve Childress, Courant Institute, NYU
"Transition form Ciliary to Flapping Mode in a Swimming Mollusc: a Bifurification in Reynolds Numbers"

12/3/02

Jonathan Mattingly, Duke University
"Stochastically Forced Navier Stokes: Ergodicity, Mixing and Scales"

12/9/02

John S. Steinhoff, University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI)
"Treatment of Small Flow Features as Nonlinear Solitary Waves Using Vorticity Confinement"

12/11/02

Michael Weinstein, Bell Labs
"Resonant Energy Transfer in Inhomogeneous Media"

1/28/03
Johan Paulsson, Molecular Biology, Princeton
"Noise in simple genetic networks"

2/4/03
Natalia Komarova, Institute for Advanced Study
"The evolution and learning of language"

2/11/03

Jose Vilar, Rockefeller University
"Modeling the networks of the cell: molecular, cellular, and population levels"

2/18/03
Sinan Gunturk, Courant Institute, NYU
"One-Bit Quantization: How good are equally important bits"

2/25/03

Ben White, Exxon Mobil
"Random Scattering and Uncertainty in Magnetotellurics"

3/4/03
Anastasia Papavasiliou, Columbia University
"Old and new results in stochastic filtering (a theoretical perspective)"

3/11/03
Joachim Krug, Duisburg-Essen Pattern selection and evolution for vortex ripples in sand

3/25/03
Richard Kleeman, Courant Institute, NYU
"Predictability of Geostrophic Turbulence"

3/31/03
Terry Lyons Oxford
"Rough Paths"

4/1/03
Jared Bronski, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
"Passive Scalar Intermittency, Eigenvalue asymptotics, and Small Ball Estimates"

4/8/03
Susanna Still, Princeton
"How Many Clusters? An Information Theoretic Perspective"

4/15/03
Marvin Jones, Courant Institute, NYU
"Flapping and falling; a study of two-dimensional hovering flight"

4/18/03
Pierre Del Moral, Laboratoire de Statistique et Probabilités
"A New Class of Genealogical and Interacting Metropolis Particle Algorithms"

4/22/03

Shaw-Hwa Lo, Columbia University
"A Haplotype-based Multiple Marker Screening Method"

4/29/03
Boris Malomed, Tel Aviv University
"Stable Spinning Optical Solitons in Three Dimensions"

5/6/03
David Lubensky, Rutgers
"Unzipping DNA"

5/20/03
Saeed Tavazoie, Princeton
"Learning Gene Expression From Sequence"

5/27/03
Nikolaus Rajewsky, Rockefeller/NYU
"Computational Identification and Cross-Species Comaparions of Regulatory Elements in Genomes of Multicellular Organisms"


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