Applied Mathematics Colloquium 2018-2019

Coordinators: Qiang Du & Kyle Mandli

Weizhu Bao, National University of Singapore
"Multiscale methods and analysis for the Dirac equation in the nonrelativistic limit regime"
Host: Qiang Du
Seminar poster

10/1/18 - special day & time
Monday, 11:15 AM, 214 Mudd
Nick Trefethen, University of Oxford 
"Numerical computation with rational and harmonic functions"
Host: Qiang Du

Haizhao Yang, National University of Singapore
"O(N log N) algorithms for matrix multiplications from highly oscillatory phenomena"
Host: Kui Ren

Xu Yang, University of California, Santa Barbara
"Frozen Gaussian approximation for 3-D elastic wave propagation and seismic tomography"
Host: Kui Ren

Nawaf Bou-Rabee, Rutgers University, Camden
"Sticky Diffusions & their Numerical Solution"
Host: Qiang Du

Pavel M. Lushnikov, University of New Mexico
"Nonlinear waves and singularities in nonlinear optics, plasmas, hydrodynamics and biology"
Host: Michael Weinstein

Anne Gelb, Dartmouth College
"High order imaging techniques for synthetic aperture radar"
Host: Qiang Du

Benjamin Peherstorfer, Courant Institute, NYU
"Model reduction for transport-dominated problems via adaptive basis updates"
Host: Donsub Rim

Keaton Burns, Flatiron Institute
"Flexible algorithms for solving PDEs with spectral methods"

Spring 2019


Thursday, 11:00 AM, Room 210 Mudd (APAM Conference Room)
Gang Bao, Zhejiang University
"Inverse Scattering Problems in Wave Propagation"
Host: Kui Ren

Special Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Special Applied Mathematics Colloquium

2/21/19 - Thursday, 2:45, 214 Mudd
Special Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Special Applied Mathematics Colloquium

Liliana Borcea, University of Michigan
"Reduced order model approach for  inverse scattering"
Host: Kui Ren

Richard Mikael Slevinsky, University of Manitoba
"FastTransforms and A Nonlocal Vector Calculus on the Sphere"
Hosts: Qiang Du

Columbia University Distinguished Colloquium Series in Interdisciplinary and Applied Mathematics
Weinan E, Princeton University
4:00-4:30 PM Refreshments in 200 Mudd
4:45-5:45 PM: Lecture in Davis Auditorium
"The Mathematical Theory of Neural Network-based Machine Learning"
Host: Qiang Du

Hongkai Zhao, UC Irvine
"Intrinsic complexity and its scaling law: from approximation of random vectors and random fields to high frequency waves"
Host: Kui Ren

Max Gunzburger, Florida State University
Quo vadis UQ?
Host: Qiang Du

Columbia University Distinguished Colloquium Series in Interdisciplinary and Applied Mathematics
Simon Tavaré, Herbert and Florence Irving Institute for Cancer Dynamics, Columbia University
1:00-1:30 PM: Refreshments in 200 Mudd
1:30-2:30 PM Lecture in 750 CEPSR
"Adventures in modeling cancer evolution"
Host: Michael Weinstein

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