The Applied Math seminars will be held on Fridays from 3:20-4:20 pm in the Classroom and Office Building (COB) Room 263. Tea and cookies will be served from 3:00-3:20 pm.

Spring 2016 Seminars (Applied Mathematics)

  • 08 January 2016 : Miles Lubin, MIT (Title: JuMP: A modeling language for mathematical optimization)
  • 22 January 2016:  Ravi Samtaney, KAUST (Title: Simulation Enabled Discoveries: Examples from MHD and Turbulence)
  • 12 February 2016: Genetha Gray, Intel  (Title: Applying Data Skills to Applied Problems in Industry)
  • 19 February 2016: Dan Martin, Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory (LBNL) (Title: Modeling Antarctic Ice Sheet Dynamics with Adaptive Mesh Refinement)
  • 26 February 2016: Mike Siegel, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) (Title: A hybrid numerical method for interfacial flow with transition layers)
  • 04 March 2016: Xiaoye S. Li, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) (Title: Accelerating Direct Linear Solvers with Algorithmic and Hardware Advances)
  • 11 March 2016: Jason Green, University of Massachusetts Boston (UMB) (Title: Anatomy of an Explosion: How to Decode the Chemical Rules)
  • 24 March 2016*Anna-Karin Tornberg, KTH (Title: Highly accurate numerical methods for evaluation of singular and nearly singular integrals in integral equations)
  • 08 April 2016: Selenne Bañuelos (California State University Channel Islands)  (Title: Modeling the Effects of Temperature on Human Sleep Patterns)
  • 15 April 2016: Christel Hohenegger (University of Utah)  (Title: Immersed particle dynamics in fluids with memory)
  • 29 April 2016: First Central Valley SIAM Student Chapter conference (keynote speaker Omar Ghattas, UT Austin) organized by the UC Merced SIAM Student Chapter (Title talkQuantifying and managing uncertainties in large-scale complex models, with applications to flow of the Antarctic ice sheet )
  • 06 May 2016: Matthias Morzfeld  (University of Arizona)  (Title: TBA)


* Note the special time: Thursday from 9:30am-11:30am (coffee&tea 9.30-10.00 and seminar 10:00 - 11:00), same location COB 263

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