# Colloquium AY 14-15

Date/Room/Host |
Speaker/Institution |
Title/Abstract |

Th Apr 30th, 2:30 FO 3.222 Cao |
Mathematics SMU |
Fast algorithms for large scale eigenvalue problems |

Fr Apr 17th, 2pm FO 2.404 Dragovic |
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign |
Distributed Optimization in Directed Graphs: Push-Sum Based Algorithms |

Tu Apr 7th, 1pm SLC 1.204 Makarenkov |
TU Dreseden |
Dynamical systems approach to bone remodeling |

Fr Apr 3rd, 2pm FO 2.404 Humphries |
Dale Hall Director of Research Society of Actuaries |
Society of Actuaries Research Overview and The Study of Mortality Improvement |

Fr Mar 27, 2pm FO 2.404 Arnold |
Mathematics University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign |
Hamiltonian dynamics in the linear search problem |

Fr Feb 27, 2pm FO 2.404 Rachinskiy |
Mathematical Sciences U. Montana |
Reduction and Identification of (Simple) Dynamic Models |

Fr Feb 20, 2pm FO 2.404 |
Mathematics, U. Connecticut |
Valuation of Large Variable Annuity Portfolios under Nested Simulation: A Functional Data Approach |

Fr Jan 30, 2pm FO 2.404 Rachinskiy |
Texas Tech |
Qualitative properties of the non-linear flow in porous media and application in engineering |

Th Jan 22, 3pm SLC 1.204 Gel |
Georgiy Bobashev RTI International |
myEpi. Epidemiology of one |

Fr Jan 16, 3pm FO 2.404 Ohsawa |
Mathematics UCSD |
Lie group and homogeneous variational integrators and their applications to geometric optimal control theory |

Fr Dec 5, 3pm FO 2.404 Makarenkov |
Mathematics Imperial College, London |
Measurable stochastic dynamics and convergence to “statistical equilibrium” |

Fr Dec 5, 2pm FN 2.102 |
Anatoly Eydelzon Mathematical Sciences UT Dallas |
On recoverability properties of fixed measurement matrices in Compressed Sensing |

Mo Dec 1, 11:30am SLC 2.303 Ammann/Dragovic |
Jose Rodriguez
NSF Postdoctoral Fellow at University of Notre Dame Visiting Scientist at Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing |
Numerical Algebraic Geometry for Maximum Likelihood Estimation |

Th Nov 20, 11:30am SLC 1.204 Sue Minkoff |
Mathematics University of South Carolina |
Mathematical Models of Chromosomal DNA in Yeast Cells |

Fr Nov 14, 2pm FN 2.102 Min Chen |
Statistical Sciences SMU |
Measurement Error in Dual Frame Designs |

Mo Nov 10, 2pm CB3 1.312 W. Krawcewicz |
Carlos Garcia-Azpeitia CONACyT postdoctoral fellow Fields Institute McMaster University |
Construction of a periodic standing wave for n corotating vortex filaments arising from a central configuration |

Fr Nov 7, 2pm FN 2.102 Zalman Balanov |
M. Muzychuk Computer Science Netanya Academic College |
A Solution of an Isomorphism Problem for Circulant Digraphs |

Tu Nov 4, 2pm SLC 1.204 Sue Minkoff |
Civil and Environmental Engineering Princeton University |
Data Assimilation for Shallow Water Modeling |

Fr Oct 31, 2pm FN 2.102 Vladimir Dragovic |
Mathematics Penn State University |
Traveling waves in chains of pendula |