Fall 2016 Seminars
September 16 2016: Dongwook Lee, UC Santa Cruz,"New High-Order Methods using Gaussian Processes for high-performace computing"
September 23 2016: Matthias Bussonnier, UC Berkeley, "Jupyter, a modern tool for Open Science"
October 7 2016: Juan C. Meza, UC Merced, "Derivative-free optimization methods for a surface structure determination problem"
October 21 2016: Kody J.H. Law, Oakridge National Lab, "Multilevel Monte Carlo for inference"
November 4 2016: Chrysoula Tsogka, University of Crete, "Interferometric imaging with intensity-only measurements"
November 18 2016: Joseph Biello, UC Davis
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 talk: Quantifying 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 coffee&tea 9.30-10.00 and seminar
Spring 2015 Seminars (Applied Mathematics)
13 February 2015 : Prof. Nathan Keim, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
20 February 2015 : Prof. Wenbo Tang, Arizona State University
6 March 2015 : Prof. Ryan Szypowski, Cal Poly Pomona
20 March 2015 : Dr. Jing Li, Ecole Polytechnique
3 April 2015: Prof. William Velez, University of Arizona
17 April 2015 : Dr. Cosmin Petra, Argonne National Lab