Colloquium
AY 20182019 Colloquia
Unless otherwise noted, the colloquium for the spring semester will be held on Fridays @ 11:00 am in FN 2.102 (SLC 2.303 for Fall 2018). If you have questions about the colloquium please contact Dr. Vishwanath Ramakrishna. Archive of talks from previous semesters
Date/Room/Host 
Speaker/Institution 
Title/Abstract 
Apr 26 
Max Korenvaes 

Mar 29 
Karen Willcox Director, Oden Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences  Professor of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics  W. A. “Tex” Moncrief, Jr. Chair in SimulationBased Engineering and Sciences  Peter O’Donnell, Jr. Centennial Chair in Computing Systems University of Texas at Austin

Projectionbased Model Reduction: Formulations for Scientific Machine Learning 
Mar 28 
Thomas Hagen Department of Mathematical Sciences The University of Memphis 
The Winner Takes All: Volume Scavenging Populations of Networked Droplets 
Mar 8 2:00 – 3:00 pm 
Hai Shu Department of Biostatistics UT MD Anderson Cancer Center 
Extracting Common and Distinctive Signals from Highdimensional Datasets 
Mar 7 11:30a – 12:30p 
Yangqing Deng Department of Biostatistics University of Minnesota 
Testing Pleiotropy with Conditional Analysis and Summary Statistics 
Mar 6 11:30a – 12:30p 
Ge Zhao Department of Statistics Penn State University 
Efficient Semiparametric Sufficient Dimension Reduction on Censored Data 
Feb 22 
George P. Yanev School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley 
Necessary and sufficient conditions for (characterizations of) exponential probability distribution 
Feb 20 11:30a – 12:30p 
Qiwei Li Center for Depression Research and Clinical Care University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center 

Feb 18 11:30a – 12:30p 
ChuanFa Tang Department of Biostatistics University of Washington 

Feb 13 7:008:15 pm 

Feb 8 (Note change in location) 2:003:00 pm 
Stephen McKeown Department of Mathematics Princeton University


Feb 8 
David Stoffer Department of Statistics University of Pittsburgh 
Distinguished Colloquium

Feb 4 11:30a – 12:30p 
Long Feng Department of Biostatistics Yale University 

Feb 1 
Vasilisa Shramchenko Département de mathématiques, Université de Sherbrooke 

Jan 31 JSOM 2.714 11:30a – 12:30p 
Manuel Rivera Department of Mathematics University of Miami 

Jan 25 2:003:00 pm 
Yanqing Wang Department of Biostatistics Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center 
Learningbased Biomarkerassisted Rules for Optimized Clinical Benefit under a Riskconstraint 
Jan 24 11:30a – 12:30p 
Hojin Yang Department of Biostatistics UT MD Anderson Cancer Center 
Functional Regression Analysis of Distributional Data using Quantile Functions 
Jan 23 11:30a – 12:30p 
Baris Coskunuzer Department of Mathematics Boston College 

Jan 18 
Vakhtang Pukharadze University of Alberta 

Dec 5 3:00–4:00 pm 
Edriss S. Titi Texas A&M University 
On Recent Advances of the 3D Euler Equations by Means of Examples 
Dec 3 ECSS 3.503 2:00 – 3:00 pm 
Miroslav Krstic University of California – San Diego 
Distinguished Colloquium
Traffic Flow Control: Calming “StopandGo” in Congested Traffic 
Nov 16 
Suvra Pal The University of Texas at Arlington 

Nov 9 
Ekaterina Smirnova Virginia Commonwealth University 
Microbiome Data: Current challenges in Data Processing and Analysis 
Nov 2 
Han Hao Department of Mathematics The University of North Texas 
A Novel Approach on MultipleTraits Genetic Association Tests for Flexible Pleiotropy Structures 
Oct 26 
Boris Mordukhovich Mathematics Wayne State University 

Oct 12 3:00 – 4:00 pm 
Max Glick Ohio State University 
The limit point of the pentagram map 
Oct 10 3:15 – 4:15 pm 
Alexander Pankov Department of Morgan State University 

Oct 5 
Jozef H. Przytycki Department of Mathematics The George Washington University 

Sep 28 
Steve She VP, Analytics SCS Division 

Sep 21 
Vladimir Dragovic Mathematical Sciences Department The University of Texas at Dallas 

Sep 14 
Alexey Glutsyuk Mathematics CNRS, ENS de Lyon, HSE (Moscow) and MSRI (Berkeley) 

Aug 21 1:002:00 pm 
Nitis Mukhopadhyay Statistics U. Connecticut 