IAM Colloquium: Past Seminars

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2015-2016

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12

Eric Vanden-Eijnden
Courant Institute, NYU

"Modeling Reactive Events in Complex Systems"
4:00 - 5:00 PM
750 CEPSR, Costa Engineering

Sundial Event

THURSDAY, MARCH 31

Eitan Tadmor
University of Maryland

"Collective Dynamics: Consensus, the Emergence of Leaders and Social Hydrodynamics"
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Davis Auditorium, CEPSR (Shapiro Center)

Sundial Event

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 20

Joint Colloquium with Columbia Data Science Institute

Jennifer Tour Chayes
Microsoft

"Once Upon a Graph: How to Get from Now to Then in Massive Networks"
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Davis Auditorium, CEPSR (Shapiro Center)

Sundial Event

2014-2015

SEPTEMBER 23

Andrea Bertozzi
Professor of Mathematics, Betsy Wood Knapp Chair for Innovation and Creativity, and Director of Applied Mathematics
University of California Los Angeles

"Mathematics of Crime"
5:00 PM
750 CEPSR, Costa Engineering

· Refreshments will be served at 4:30 PM in 200 SW Mudd (Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics).

OCTOBER 9

Emmanuel Candes
Barnum-Simons Chair in Mathematics and Statistics
Stanford University

"Modern Optimization Meets Physics: Recent Progress on Phase Retrieval"
5:30 p.m.
Davis Auditorium, CEPSR (Shapiro Center)

· Refreshments will be served at 5:00 PM in 200 SW Mudd (Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics).

OCTOBER 23

Stanislav Smirnov
Professor of Mathematics
University of Geneva

"The Ising Model of a Ferromagnet from 1920 to the Present Day"
3:30 p.m.
Davis Auditorium, CEPSR (Shapiro Center)

NOVEMBER 5

Michael Brenner
Glover Professor of Applied Mathematics and Applied Physics
Harvard University

"Geometrical Transformations and the Shape of Bird Beaks"
3:30 p.m.
Davis Auditorium, CEPSR (Shapiro Center)

JANUARY 29

Peter Schroeder
Professor of Computer Science and Applied and Computational Mathematics
California Institute of Technology

"Discrete Differential Geometry—From Geometry to Computation"
5:00 PM
750 CEPSR, Costa Engineering

· Refreshments will be served at 4:30 PM in 200 SW Mudd (Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics).

FEBRUARY 25

Maria Chudnovsky
Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research and Professor of Mathematics
Columbia University

"Perfection and Beyond"
5:00 PM
750 CEPSR, Costa Engineering

 

2013-2014

FEBRUARY 20

Robert V. Kohn
Professor of Mathematics
Courant Institute, New York University

"A Variational Perspective on Wrinkling Patterns in Thin Elastic Sheets"
4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Davis Auditorium, CEPSR (Shapiro Center)

· Refreshments served at 4:00 p.m. in 200 SW Mudd (Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics)

MARCH 25

Stanley Osher
Professor of Mathematics & Director of Applied Mathematics
University of California, Los Angeles

"What Sparsity and L1 Optimization Can Do for YOU"
4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Davis Auditorium, CEPSR (Shapiro Center)

· Refreshments served at 4:00 p.m. in 200 SW Mudd (Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics)

APRIL 11

George C. Papanicolaou
Robert Grimmett Professor of Mathematics
Stanford University

"Correlation Based Imaging and Geophysical Applications"
12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
903 SSW (1255 Amsterdam, corner of Amsterdam and 121st Street)

· Professor Papanicolaou will also give the Mathematical Finance Seminar on April 10.

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