Colloquia AY 16-17
Unless otherwise noted, the colloquium will be held on Fridays @ 2:00 pm in JO 4.614.
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 28th 3-4pm FO 2.702 |
Eric Rawdon University of St. Thomas |
Knotting in open chains, closed chains, and proteins |
Apr 28th | Nozer Singpurwalla City University of Hong Kong |
Distinguished Colloquium Subjective Probability: Its Content, Axioms, and Acrobatics |
Apr 21st | Baofeng Feng University of Texas at Rio Grande |
An integrable model for light propagation in ultra-short pulse regime |
Apr 14th 3-4pm FO 2.702 |
Amanda Hering Baylor University |
Mixture of Regression Models for Large Spatial Data Sets |
Apr 14th 3-4pm FO 2.702 |
M. Vidyasagar FRS Cecil & Ida Green Chair in Systems Biology Science The University of Texas at Dallas |
Distinguished Colloquium Matrix Completion and Partial Realization via Compressed Sensing |
Apr 14th | Philip E. Cheng Institute of Statistical Science Academia Sinica |
A Geometric Approach to Modeling Categorical Variables With Applications to Medical Research |
Apr 7th | Leonid Kalachev Mathematical Sciences University of Montana |
Modeling In Vitro Local Drug Delivery (A View on the Role of Mathematical Biology Programs in the New Educational Environment) |
Mar 31st 3-4pm FO 2.702 |
Sy Han (Steven) Chiou Biostatistics Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health |
Permutation tests for general dependent truncation |
Mar 31st | Svetlozar (Zari) T. Rachev College of Business, Stony Brook University Director of the Center for Finance, Stony Brook University |
Risk management, Modeling Volatile Markets and Forecasting Market Crashes |
Mar 24th 3-4pm FO 2.702 |
Yingbo Li SMU |
Bayesian Minimal Description Lengths for Multiple Changepoint Detection |
Mar 24th | George Hagedorn Virginia Tech |
Numerical Computation of Semiclassical Dynamics in Several Space Dimensions |
Wed Mar 8th 3pm FO 2.702 |
Carlos Arreche NSF Alliance Postdoctoral Fellow North Carolina State University |
Galois Theories for Functional Equations |
Mar 3rd | Vakhtang Putkaradze Mathematics/Chemical Engineering University of Alberta |
Exact geometric approach to the dynamics of tubes conveying fluid |
Feb 24th 3pm FO 2.702 |
Cecilia Mondaini Department of Mathematics Texas A&M University |
Analysis of a feedback-control based data assimilation algorithm |
Feb 24th | Vasilisa Shramchenko Département de Mathématiques Universite de Sherbrooke |
What quantum mechanics knows about moduli spaces of algebraic curves |
Feb 23rd 11:30-1 ECSN 2.120 |
Margot Gerritsen Director, Institute for Computational & Mathematical Engineering Senior Associate Dean for Education Initiatives, School of Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences Associate Professor of Energy Resources Engineering Stanford University |
Distinguished Colloquium UTD/SMU SIAM Student Chapter Distinguished Lecture 11:30-12:00, Informal session: “Survival skills for students” 12:00-1:00, Research Talk: Fun numerical problems in subsurface flow modeling |
Feb 17th | Anton Dzhamay University of Northern Colorado |
The Beautiful Geometry of Discrete Painlevé Equations |
Feb 15th 3pm FO 2.702 |
Nathan Williams Department of Mathematics University of California, Santa Barbara |
Sweeping Up Zeta |
Feb 10th 3pm FO 2.702 |
Abhishek Kaul Biostatistics and Computational Biology Branch National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences |
Estimation and Inference in High Dimensional Error‐in‐Variables Models and an Application to Microbiome Data |
Feb 10th | Vladimir Dragovic The University of Texas at Dallas |
Algebraic Geometry and the Schlesinger systems: from Poncelet to Painleve VI and beyond |
Jan 27th 2pm JO 4.614 |
Shuai Chen Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics University of Wisconsin – Madison |
Semiparametric Accelerated Failure Time Models with Missing Covariates Under Censoring-Ignorable Missingness at Random Mechanism |
Jan 25th 3pm SLC 1.202 |
Kuang-Yao Lee Department of Biostatistics Yale School of Public Health |
On additive conditional independence for high-dimensional statistical analysis |
Jan 20th 2pm JO 4.614 |
Michael B. Sohn Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology University of Pennsylvania |
Statistical Methods in Microbiome Study |
Wed Jan 18th 3pm SLC 1.202 |
Miles Wheeler Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences New York University |
Solitary water waves |
Jan 13th 3pm FO 2.702 |
Sunyoung Shin Department of Statistics, Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics University of Wisconsin Madison |
Annotation Regression for Genome-Wide Association Studies |
Jan 13th | Leonid Fridman Department of Control Engineering and Robotics National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), Mexico |
Sliding Mode Controllers: stages of evolution |
Wed, Jan 11th |
Theodore Molla University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign |
Factors in graphs |
Dec 2 |
Yuan Yuan Mathematics and Statistics Memorial University, St. John’s, CANADA |
Effect of Time Delays in an HIV Virotherapy Model with Nonlinear Incidence |
Dec 2 |
Dimitri Volchenkov Bielefield University, Germany |
An introduction to Probability Models of Social Structure and Evolution |
Oct 26 |
J. A. Cuminato Institute of Mathematics and Computer Sciences University of Sao Paulo |
Center for Mathematical Sciences Applied to Industry–CEPID-CeMEAI |
Oct 21 |
A K Desai Mathematics Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India |
Topological Characterizations of Some Known Spaces and Their Applications |
Oct 14 |
J.H. Przytycki Mathematics The George Washington University |
Plucking polynomial: Motivated by and applied to knot theory, q-polynomial invariant of rooted trees |
Oct 7 |
Goong Chen Mathematics Dept and IQSE Texas A&M University |
Computation, Simulation and Visualization of Pulverizing Aircraft Mountain Crashes |
Sep 30 |
Francois Baccelli Simons Chair Mathematics and Electrical & Computer Engineering University of Texas at Austin |
Dynamics on Random Networks |
Sep 23 |
Alain Bensoussan Jindal School of Management UT Dallas |
Introduction to Backward stochastic differential equations and parabolic P.D.E. in the whole space |
Sep 16 |
Maria Umlauft Ulm University |
Rank-based permutation approaches for nonparametric factorial designs |