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Seminar Series

Scientific and Statistical Computing Seminar

Statistics Colloquium

Lek-Heng Lim Ridgway Scott Jonathan Weare
Lek-Heng Lim Ridgway Scott Jonathan Weare

The Departments of Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, and the Computation Institute

Organizers: Lek-Heng Lim, Department of Statistics; Ridgway Scott, Departments of Computer Science
and Mathematics; Jonathan Weare, Department of Statistics and The James Franck Institute

Usual Time/Venue: Thursdays 4:30–5:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
(unless indicated otherwise in red)

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SPRING QUARTER 2014

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FRIDAY, May 16, 2014, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
SPECIAL SEMINAR
KIM-CHUAN TOH, Department of Mathematics, National University of Singapore
"Algorithms for Large Scale Matrix Optimization"

THURSDAY, May 15, 2014, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
JEAN BERNARD LASSERRE, Laboratory for Analysis and Architecture of Systems, CNRS
"Reconstruction of Algebraic-Exponential Data from Moments"

THURSDAY, May 8, 2014, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
CHARLES VAN LOAN, Department of Computer Science, Cornell University
"Rank-Revealing Decompositions for Matrices with Multiple Symmetries"

THURSDAY, April 24, 2014, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
KEVIN MCGOFF, Department of Mathematics, Duke University
"Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Dynamical Systems"

THURSDAY, April 17, 2014, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
EMIL CONSTANTINESCU, Laboratory for Advanced Numerical Simulations at Argonne National Laboratory
"A Posteriori Error Estimation for Differential Equations"

THURSDAY, April 10, 2014, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
WILLIAM KAHAN, Departments of Mathematics and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of California, Berkeley
"Desperately Needed Remedies for the Undebuggability of Large Floating-Point Computations in Science and Engineering"

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PAST SEMINARS

Seminars from 2013–2014  [Click to open, click to close]

Winter Quarter 2014

THURSDAY, March 6, 2014, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
MICHELE BENZI, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Emory University
"Decay Properties of Matrix Functions, with Applications to O(N) Methods in Electronic Structure and Beyond"

WEDNESDAY, March 5, 2014, at 3:30 PM, in Ryerson 251, 1100 E. 58th Street
Joint SSC/Theory Seminar (Joint with Department of Computer Science Theory Group)
LEONID GURVITS, Department of Computer Science, The City College of New York (CUNY)
"Breaking en Barrier for Deterministic Poly-Time Approximation of the Permanent and Settling Friedland’s Conjecture on the Monomer-Dimer Entropy"

THURSDAY, February 27, 2014, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
NAWAF BOU-RABEE, Department of Mathematical Science, Rutgers University
"Structure-Preserving Algorithms for Self-Adjoint Diffusions"

THURSDAY, February 20, 2014, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
ADINA CIOMAGA, Department of Mathematics, University of Chicago
"Accurate Curvature Computation at Subpixel Resolution"

THURSDAY, February 6, 2014, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
DOUGLAS N. ARNOLD, Department of Mathematics, University of Minnesota
"Finite Element Exterior Calculus: Where Scientific Computing Meets Algebraic Topology"

THURSDAY, January 30, 2014, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
JOEL E. COHEN
, Laboratory of Population, Rockefeller University, and Department of Earth
and Environmental Sciences, Columbia University
"Taylor's Power Law of Fluctuation Scaling: Examples and Theories"

THURSDAY, January 23, 2014, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
VIN DE SILVA
, Department of Mathematics, Pomona College
"Persistent Cohomology and Circular Coordinates"

THURSDAY, January 16, 2014, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
ALEX OLSHEVSKY, Department of Industrial & Enterprise Systems Engineering,
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
"Convergence Rates in Decentralized Optimization"

THURSDAY, January 9, 2014, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
STEFAN WILD, Laboratory for Advanced Numerical Simulations, Argonne National Laboratory
"Beyond the Black Box in Simulation-Based Optimization"

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Autumn Quarter 2013

THURSDAY, November 21, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
SHUZHONG ZHANG, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Minnesota
"On Tensor PCA and Other Low-Rank Tensor Approximation Problems"

THURSDAY, November 14, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
SOU-CHENG CHOI, Computation Institute, University of Chicago, and Argonne National Laboratory
"Minimal Residual Methods for Solving Singular Unsymmetric or Non-Hermitian Linear Equations"

THURSDAY, October 31, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
CLAUDE LE BRIS, CERMICS—Ecole des Ponts ParisTech, and Visiting Professor, University of Chicago
"Finite Element Methods for Multiscale Perforated Domains"

FRIDAY, October 25, 2013, at 1:30 PM, in Eckhart 117, 5734 S. University Avenue
CLAUDE LE BRIS, CERMICS—Ecole des Ponts ParisTech, and Visiting Professor, University of Chicago
"Two Topics in Nonperiodic Homogenization"

THURSDAY, October 17, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
ARI STERN, Department of Mathematics, Washington University, St. Louis
"The Abstract Hodge-Dirac Operator and Its Stable Discretization"

TUESDAY, October 15, 2013, at 3:30 PM, in 5727 S. University Avenue, Room 112
SPECIAL SEMINAR
CHI-KWONG LI, Department of Mathematics, College of William and Mary
"Maps on Quantum Systems and Quantum States"

THURSDAY, October 10, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
JIANFENG LU, Department of Mathematics, Duke University
"Multiscale Analysis of Solid Materials: From Electronic Structure Models to Continuum Theories"

TUESDAY, October 8, 2013, at 3:00 PM, in Ryerson 251, 1100 E. 58th Street
Joint SSC/Theory Seminar (Joint with Department of Computer Science Theory Group)
RAVI KANNAN, Microsoft Research India
"Nimble Algorithms for Cloud Computing"

THURSDAY, October 3, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
RICHARD COTTLE, Department of Management Science and Engineering, Stanford University
"On William Karush and the KKT Theorem: A Chicago Story"

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Seminars from 2012–2013  [Click to open, click to close]

Spring Quarter 2013

WEDNESDAY, June 12, 2013, from 4:00–5:00 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
ANDRÉ USCHMAJEW, Mathematics Institute of Computational Science and Engineering (MATHICSE)
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
"Approximation Rates for the Hierarchical Tensor Format in Periodic Sobolev
Spaces
"

THURSDAY, June 6, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
SHAMGAR GUREVICH, Department of Mathematics, University of Wisconsin, Madison
"Solving the GPS Problem in Almost Linear Time"

THURSDAY, May 30, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
DIMITRIS GIANNAKIS, Center for Atmosphere Ocean Science (CAOS),
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
"Capturing Intermittent and Low-frequency Variability in High-dimensional Data
Through Nonlinear Laplacian Spectral Analysis
"

THURSDAY, May 23, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
OMIROS PAPASPILIOPOULOS, ICREA and Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona
"Hierarchical Bayesian Modelling in Inverse Problems: Methods and Algorithms"

THURSDAY, May 16, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
MICHAEL OVERTON, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
"Optimization of Polynomial Roots, Eigenvalues and Pseudospectra"

THURSDAY, May 9, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
LESLIE HOGBEN, Department of Mathematics, Iowa State University
"Average Minimum Rank of a Graph"

FRIDAY, May 3, 2013, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
ERIC CANCES, CERMICS—Ecole des Ponts ParisTech
"Quantum Monte Carlo Methods for Electronic Structure Calculation"

THURSDAY, April 25, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
PAUL DUPUIS, Division of Applied Mathematics, Brown University
"Infinite Swapping Schemes for Accelerated Monte Carlo Approximation"

THURSDAY, April 18, 2013, no seminar because of the Bahadur Lectures

THURSDAY, April 11, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
RICHARD HAHN, Econometrics and Statistics, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
"Decoupled Shrinkage and Selection: A New Tool for Posterior Summaries in Linear Regression"

THURSDAY, April 4, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
PETER OLVER, School of Mathematics, University of Minnesota
"Invariant Histograms and Signatures for Object Recognition, Symmetry Detection, and Jigsaw Puzzle Assembly"

TUESDAY, April 2, 2013, from 4:00-5:00 PM, in Ryerson 251, 1100 E. 58th Street
SPECIAL SEMINAR
BORIS KASHIN, Steklov Institute of Mathematics, Russian Academy of Sciences, and Moscow State University
"Dirichlet Polynomial in Connection with Φ-widths and Compressed Sensing"

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Winter Quarter 2013 

TUESDAY, March 26, 2013, at 3:00 PM, in Searle 240A, 5735 S. Ellis Avenue
SPECIAL SEMINAR (Live broadcast via Adobe Connect)
MICHAEL C. FERRIS, Department of Computer Science, University of Wisconsin, Madison
"MOPEC: Multiple Optimization Problems with Equilibrium Constraints"
Host/Organizer: Sou-Cheng (Terrya) Choi (CI/RDCEP and ANL)

THURSDAY, March 14, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
PANOS STINIS, Department of Mathematics, University of Minnesota
"Scale Dependence and Renormalization in Model Reduction"

THURSDAY, March 7, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
DONGBIN XIU, Department of Mathematics and Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute, University of Utah
"Multi-dimensional Polynomial Interpolation on Arbitrary Nodes"

THURSDAY, February 28, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
NIKOS SIDIROPOULOS, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Digital
Technology Center, University of Minnesota
"Big Tensor Data, Compressed Sensing, and Preference Measurement"

THURSDAY, February 21, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
ERIC SHEA-BROWN, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Washington
"Collective Dynamics in Simple Neural Circuits"

THURSDAY, February 14, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
YOUSSEF MARZOUK, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Bayesian Inference and Data Assimilation with Optimal Maps"

THURSDAY, February 7, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
JOHN GUNNAR CARLSSON, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Minnesota
"Geographic Partitioning and Continuous Location Problems"

FRIDAY, February 1, 2013(This is a joint event with the Department of Computer Science.)
DAVID E. KEYES
, Department of Applied Mathematics and Computational Science,
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)
SPECIAL SEMINAR: "Large-scale Simulation in Science and Engineering: Digesting the Fruit, Replanting the Fields"
2:30PM, in Ryerson 251, 1100 E. 58th Street
Refreshments following this seminar, at 3:30pm, in Ryerson 255
KAUST STUDENT RECRUIMENT TALK: "Paradigms for a 21st Century University"
4:30PM, in Ryerson 251, 1100 E. 58th Street

THURSDAY, January 31, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
PETR PLECHAC, Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Delaware
"Multilevel Approximations and Parametrization of Coarse-grained Dynamics in KMC Simulations"

THURSDAY, January 24, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
MARIA CAMERON, Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland
"Dijkstra-like Methods for the Study of Rare Events"

WEDNESDAY, January 23, 2013, at 2:30 PM, in Ryerson 251, 1100 E. 58th Street
SPECIAL SEMINAR
DONGWOOK LEE
, The Flash Center for Computational Science, The University of Chicago
"High-Performance Scientific Computing for Today and Tomorrow"

THURSDAY, January 17, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
LIN LIN, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
"Fast Algorithms for the Electronic Structure Analysis"
Joint seminar with the James Franck Institute

THURSDAY, January 10, 2013, at 4:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
CHRISTOPHER M. DANFORTH, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Vermont
"Improving Numerical Weather Predictions Using Ideas from Nonlinear Dynamics"

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Autumn Quarter 2012

THURSDAY, December 6, 2012, at 3:00 PM, in Eckhart 206, 5734 S. University Avenue
ILSE IPSEN, Department of Mathematics, North Carolina State University
"Randomly Sampling Rows from Orthonormal Matrices, with Application to Least Squares Problems"

THURSDAY, November 29, 2012, at 3:00 PM, in Stevanovich Center 112, 5727 S. University Avenue
CARL-FREDRIK WESTIN, Laboratory of Mathematics in Imaging, Harvard Medical School
"Computational Methods for Assessing Brain Structure and Connectivity from Diffusion MRI" [VIDEO]

THURSDAY, November 22, 2012, THANKSGIVING.

THURSDAY, November 15, 2012, at 3:00 PM, in Stevanovich Center 112, 5727 S. University Avenue
ALEXANDRE CHORIN, Department of Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley
"Implicit Sampling with Applications" [VIDEO]

TIME CHANGE!
FRIDAY, November 9, 2012, at 3:30 PM, Stevanovich Center 112, 5727 S. University Avenue
SAYAN MUKHERJEE, Department of Statistical Science, Duke University
"A Cheeger-Type Inequality on Simplicial Complexes" [VIDEO] [SLIDES]

THURSDAY, November 8, 2012, at 3:00 PM, in Stevanovich Center 112, 5727 S. University Avenue
NIGEL BOSTON, Departments of Mathematics and Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison
"Novel Applications of Algebra to Engineering and Computer Science" [VIDEO] [SLIDES]

THURSDAY, November 1, 2012, at 3:00 PM, in Stevanovich Center 112, 5727 S. University Avenue
KEN JUDD, Hoover Institution, Stanford University, and Visiting Professor, Department of Economics, The University of Chicago
"Methods for Solving Large Dynamic Optimization Problems in Economics[VIDEO1]  [VIDEO2] 

THURSDAY, October 25, 2012, at 3:00 PM, in Stevanovich Center 112, 5727 S. University Avenue
DANIEL SZYLD, Department of Mathematics, Temple University
"Modern Krylov Subspace Methods (and Applications to Parabolic Control Problems)" [SLIDES]  [VIDEO]

THURSDAY, October 18, 2012, at 3:00 PM, in Eckhart 206, 5734 S. University Avenue
CLAUDE LE BRIS, Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussees
"Topics in Numerical Integration of Hamiltonian Systems" [SLIDES] 

TUESDAY, October 16, 2012, at 3:00 PM, in Stevanovich Center 112, 5727 S. University Avenue
PAUL VAN DOOREN, ICTEAM, Department of Mathematical Engineering, Catholic University of Louvain
"Some Graph Optimization Problems in Data Mining" [SLIDES] 

THURSDAY, October 11, 2012, at 3:00 PM, in Stevanovich Center 112, 5727 S. University Avenue
EUGENE TYRTYSHNIKOV, Institute of Numerical Mathematics, Russian Academy of Sciences
"New Tensor Decompositions in Numerical Analysis and Data Processing" [SLIDES] [VIDEO]

THURSDAY, October 4, 2012, at 3:00 PM, in Stevanovich Center 112, 5727 S. University Avenue
PETER MCCULLAGH, Department of Statistics, The University of Chicago
"Asymptotic Behaviour of the Permanent of a Doubly Stochastic Matrix" [VIDEO]

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Seminars from 2011–2012  [Click to open, click to close]

Spring Quarter 2012

FRIDAY, May 25, 2012, at 4:00 PM, in Ryerson 251, 1100 E. 58th Street
(Note special time: 4:00–5:00pm; preceded by Anna Gilbert's related talk at 3:00–4:00pm in Ryerson 251)
MARTIN STRAUSS, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
"Sublinear Time, Measurement-Optimal, Sparse Recovery for All"

FRIDAY, May 18, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
STANLEY OSHER, Department of Mathematics, University of California, Los Angeles
"Applications and Implications of Fast Methods for L1 Related Optimization"

FRIDAY, May 11, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
JONATHAN GOODMAN, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
"Time Stepping and Numerical Sensitivity Analysis for SDE"

FRIDAY, April 27, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
LAURENT DEMANET, Department of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
"Super-resolution via Sparse Recovery: Progress and Challenges"

FRIDAY, April 20, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
KYLE CRANMER, Department of Physics, New York University
"Statistical Aspects of the Search for the Higgs Boson at the Large Hadron Collider"

FRIDAY, April 13, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
KONSTANTIN MISCHAIKOW, Department of Mathematics, Rutgers University
"A Combinatorial Framework for Nonlinear Dynamics"

FRIDAY, April 6, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
RAYMOND CHAN, Department of Mathematics, Chinese University of Hong Kong
"Tight-frame Approach for Image Processing"

FRIDAY, March 30, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
BENJAMIN SKRAINKA, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago
"High Performance Quadrature Rules: How Numerical Integration Affects a Popular Model of Product Differentiation"

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Winter Quarter 2012

FRIDAY, March 16, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
ROBERT SKEEL, Department of Computer Science, Purdue University
"Transition Paths of Conformational Change at Minimal Cost"

FRIDAY, March 9, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
PHILIP COLELLA, Applied Numerical Algorithms Group, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
"Models, Algorithms, and Software: Tradeoffs in the Design of High-performance Computational Simulations in Science and Engineering"

FRIDAY, March 2, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
JIANLIN XIA, Department of Mathematics, Purdue University
"Randomized Direct Solvers and their Applications"

FRIDAY, February 24, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
AARON DINNER, Department of Chemistry, University of Chicago
"Enhanced Sampling Algorithms for Molecular Systems Far From Equilibrium"

FRIDAY, February 3, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
JONG-SHI PANG, Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering, University of Illinois, at Urbana-Champaign
"Differential Variational Inequalities: A New Paradigm in the Mathematical Sciences"

MONDAY–FRIDAY, February 6–10, 2012, College Break

FRIDAY, February 3, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
ANIL HIRANI, Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
"Hodge Decomposition: Applications and Numerics"

FRIDAY, January 27, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
GREG FASSHAUER, Department of Applied Mathematics, Illinois Institute of Technology
"Stable Computation with Reproducing Kernels"

FRIDAY, January 20, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
ANNA GILBERT, Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
"Sparse Approximation and Signal Recovery: 3 Applications"

FRIDAY, January 13, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
TODD MUNSON, Mathematics and Computer Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory
"The TAO Linearly-Constrained Augmented Lagrangian Method for PDE-Constrained Optimization"

TUESDAY, January 10, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 207, 5734 S. University Avenue
PETER SMEREKA, Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
"The Gaussian Wave Packet Transform: Efficient Computation of the Semi-Classical Limit of the Schroedinger Equation"

FRIDAY, January 6, 2012, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
JASON MORTON, Departments of Mathematics and Statistics, Pennsylvania State University
"Pfaffian Circuits"

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Autumn Quarter 2011

FRIDAY, December 9, 2011, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
MIHAI ANITESCU, Laboratory for Advanced Numerical Simulations, Argonne National Laboratory
"Scalable Stochastic Programming for Energy Systems Control under Uncertainty"

FRIDAY, December 2, 2011, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
CLEVE MOLER, MathWorks, Inc.
"Evolution of MATLAB"

FRIDAY, November 25, 2011, THANKSGIVING DAY (No classes)

FRIDAY, November 18, 2011, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
MITCH LUSKIN, Department of Mathematics, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
"Atomistic-to-Continuum Coupling Methods for Solids"

THURSDAY, November 10, 2011, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 207, 5734 S. University Avenue
SCOTT MCKINLEY, Department of Mathematics, University of Florida
"Motor-Cargo Dynamics in Microtubule-based Intracellular Transport"

FRIDAY, November 4, 2011, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
DAVID BINDEL, Department of Computer Science, Cornell University
"Communities, Spectral Clustering, and Random Walks"

FRIDAY, October 28, 2011, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
BENEDICT LEIMKUHLER, Department of Mathematics, University of Edinburgh
"Thermostats for Flexible Control of a Molecular Ensemble"

FRIDAY, October 21, 2011, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
SAYAN MUKHERJEE, Department of Statistics, Duke University
"Probabilistic Perspective on Topological Data Analysis"

TUESDAY, October 18, 2011, at 3:00 PM, in Eckhart 207, 5734 S. University Avenue
JONATHAN MATTINGLY, Department of Mathematics, Duke University
"A Menagerie of Stochastic Stabilization"

FRIDAY, October 14, 2011, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
ERIC VANDEN-EIJINDEN, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
"Modeling and Simulation of Reactive Events"

FRIDAY, October 7, 2011, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
DAVID GLEICH, Department of Computer Science, Purdue University
"Fast Pair-wise and Column-wise Matrix Computations for Katz Scores and Commute Times"

FRIDAY, September 30, 2011, at 3:30 PM, in Eckhart 133, 5734 S. University Avenue
ALEXANDER TARTAKOVSKY, Center for Applied Mathematical Science, University of Southern California
"Adaptive Spatiotemporal Image Processing Techniques and Applications to Remote Sensing"

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