Spring 2006 Seminars

13 March 2006: Prof. Patrick Weidman, Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder: Model Equations for the Eiffel Tower Profile: Historical Perspective and New Results

20 March 2006: Prof. Jon Wilkening, Mathematics, University of California, Berkeley: Shape Optimization of Swimming Sheets

03 April 2006: Prof. Albert Fannjiang, Mathematics, University of California, Davis: Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation with a WhiteNoise Potential

10 April 2006: Prof. Knut Solna, Mathematics, University of California, Irvine: Detection, Localization and Resolution with Noise

24 April 2006: Prof. Jared Bronski, Mathematics, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign: Talk Title TBA
Fall 2006 Seminars

15 September 2006: Prof. Arnold Kim, School of Natural Sciences, University of California, Merced: Radiative Transport Theory for Optical Molecular Imaging

29 September 2006: Prof. Raymond Chiao, School of Natural Sciences and School of Engineering, University of California, Merced: Gravity Wave Experiments at UCM

03 October 2006: Prof. Edgar Knobloch, Physics, University of California, Berkeley: Waves in a Box: Old and New States in Binary Fluid Convection

05 October 2006: Prof. Ömer Ilday, Physics, Bilkent University

13 October 2006: Morris Flynn, Mechanical Engineering, University of California, San Diego: Intrusive gravity currents in twolayer stratifed media

20 October 2006: Dr. Eric Serre, Laboratoire de Modélisation et Simulation Numérique en Mécanique: Numerical Modelling of Transitional and Turbulent RotatingFlows with Walls Based on Pseudo0Spectral Techniques

06 November 2006: Prof. Frederic YuiMing Wan, Mathematics, University of California, Irvine: Morphogen Gradients in Biological Systems

09 November 2006: Dr. P. Thomas Vernier, Information Sciences Institute, University of Southern California: Biomolecular Manipulations with Nanosecond Pulsed Electric Fields  In Cells and In Silico

17 November 2006: Prof. James Keener, Mathematics, The University of Utah: How cells make measurements

01 December 2006: Prof. Liliana Borcea, Computational and Applied Mathematics, Rice University: Electrical Impedance Tomography with Resistor Networks

08 December 2006: Prof. Nathan Kutz, Mathematics, University of Washington: Soliton Lasers