#### Thursday, February 18, 2016

Analysis Seminar

11:00AM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Alex Misiats, CIMS

Analysis Seminar

11:00AM,
WWH 1302

Title: Dynamics of the Ericksen-Leslie Model for Nematic Liquid Crystal Flows with General Leslie Stress

Mattias Hieber, University of Darmstadt

Number Theory Seminar

5:30PM,
WWH 317

Title: A quantum algorithm for computing the unit group of a number field of arbitrary degree

Kristen Eisentraeger, Pennsylvania State University

#### Friday, February 19, 2016

Numerical Analysis And Scientific Computing Seminar

10:00AM,
WWH 1302

Title: 3D Eddy-current tomography of deposits in steam generators

Kamel Riahi, NJIT

Probability Seminar

11:00AM,
WWH 512

Title: TBA

Chiranjib Mukherjee, CIMS

Computer Science Colloquium

11:30AM,
WWH 1302

Title: Event and Pattern Detection at the Societal Scale

Daniel B. Neill, Carnegie Mellon University

Applied Mathematics Seminar

2:30PM,
WWH 1302

Title: Optimal Transportation for Practical Geometric Problems

Justin Solomon, Princeton/MIT

#### Monday, February 22, 2016

Computer Science Colloquium

11:00AM,
WWH 1302

Title: Composing differentiable procedures for modeling, inference, and optimization

David Duvenaud, Harvard University

#### Tuesday, February 23, 2016

MAGNETO-FLUID DYNAMICS SEMINAR

11:00AM,
WWH 905

Title: Free-Boundary Equilibrium of Toroidal Plasma: Computational Methods and Applications

Holger Heumann, EP CASTOR, INRIA Méditerranée and University Nice-Sophia Antipolis, France

BIOMATHEMATICS/COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM

12:30PM,
WWH 1314

Title: The programmable bio-nano-chip system: a platform to digitize biology

John McDevitt, Biomaterials, NYU College of Dentistry

Geometry Seminar

6:00PM,
WWH 1314

Title: The number of k-flats spanned by a set of points.

Ben Lund, Rutgers University

#### Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Computer Science Colloquium

11:00AM,
WWH 1302

Title: Beyond Who and What: Answering How? and Why? by Modeling Large Graphs

Alex Beutel, Carnegie Mellon University

#### Friday, February 26, 2016

Numerical Analysis And Scientific Computing Seminar

10:00AM,
WWH 1302

Title: A generic acceleration scheme for large-scale gradient-based optimization

Zaid Harchaoui, CIMS

Geometric Analysis and Topology Seminar

11:00AM,
WWH 517

Title: TBA

Richard Bamler, UC Berkeley

Computer Science Colloquium

11:30AM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

José Miguel Hernández Lobato, Harvard Unviersity

Refreshments will be served at 11:15AM

Applied Mathematics Seminar

2:30PM,
WWH 1302

Title: Wall to wall optimal transport

Charles R. Doering, University of Michigan

#### Monday, February 29, 2016

Computer Science Colloquium

11:30AM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Joan Bruna, University of California at Berkeley

Refreshments will be served at 11:15AM

Mathematics Colloquium

3:45PM,
WWH 1302

Title: Statistical Methods in Climatology

Michael Stein, University of Chicago

**Colloquium Tea at 3:15 - 3:45 P.M. in the Lounge (13th floor).

#### Tuesday, March 01, 2016

BIOMATHEMATICS/COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM

12:30PM,
WWH 1314

Title: Mathematical Modeling of Actin Regulation during Cancer Cell Motility

Nessy Tania, Smith College

Algebraic Geometry Seminar

3:30PM,
WWH 201

Title: TBA

Dmitry Doryn, Institute for Basic Science, South Korea

#### Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Computer Science Colloquium

11:30AM,
WWH 1302

Title: Improving the Cost and Reliability of Data Center Networks

Vincent Liu, University of Washington

**Refreshments will be served at 11:15AM

Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium

3:30PM,
WWH 1302

Title: Key Uncertainties in Climate Forcing and Feedbacks

Andrew GETTELMAN, NCAR

#### Friday, March 04, 2016

Applied Mathematics Seminar

2:30PM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Dimitris Giannakis, CIMS

#### Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Materials Working Group

11:00AM,
WWH 1314

Title: A new theory of deformable solids with microstructure based on Finsler differential geometry

John Clayton, Army Research Lab

Note: Most "materials working group" talks will not be posted on the weekly bulletin. For current information see http://math.nyu.edu/faculty/kohn/working_group.html

BIOMATHEMATICS/COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM

12:30PM,
WWH 1314

Title: Mathematical Models for a Model Experimental System

Stanislav Shvartsman, Princeton University

#### Wednesday, March 09, 2016

Computer Science Colloquium

11:30AM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Igor Mordatch, University of California at Berkeley

Refreshments will be served at 11:15AM

Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium

3:30PM,
WWH 1302

Title: Data-driven modeling and control of complex systems using sparse sensing and machine learning

Steven BRUNTON, University of Washington

#### Thursday, March 10, 2016

Algebraic Geometry Seminar

3:30PM,
WWH 201

Title: TBA

Igor Krylov, University of Edinburgh

#### Friday, March 11, 2016

Numerical Analysis And Scientific Computing Seminar

10:00AM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Gregor Gassner, University of Cologne

Computer Science Colloquium

11:30AM,
WWH 1302

Title: Data-Driven Text Analysis with Joint Models

Greg Durrett, University of California at Berkeley

Refreshments will be served at 11:15AM

Applied Mathematics Seminar

2:30PM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Yoav Kallus, Santa Fe Institute

#### Monday, March 14, 2016

Computer Science Colloquium

11:30AM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Adam Belay, Stanford University

Refreshments will be served at 11:15AM

#### Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Algebraic Geometry Seminar

3:30PM,
WWH 201

Title: TBA

David Saltman, Center for Communications Research, IDA

#### Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Algebraic Geometry Seminar

3:30PM,
WWH 201

Title: 03/01/2016

Dmitry Doryn, Institute for Basic Science, South Korea

#### Monday, March 21, 2016

Computer Science Colloquium

11:30AM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Roger Grosse, University of Toronto

Refreshments will be served at 11:15AM

#### Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Algebraic Geometry Seminar

3:30PM,
WWH 201

Title: TBA

Alexander Turbiner, Nuclear Science Institute, UNAM

#### Thursday, March 24, 2016

Applied Mathematics Lab Seminar

12:30PM,
WWH 1314

Title: TBA

Sungyon Lee, Texas A&M University

#### Friday, March 25, 2016

Computer Science Colloquium

11:30AM,
WWH 1302

Title: Accelerating Advanced Analytics

Arun Kumar, University of Wisconsin-Madison

**Refreshments will be served at 11:15AM

Applied Mathematics Seminar

2:30PM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Carlos Fernandez-Granda, CIMS

#### Monday, March 28, 2016

Mathematics Colloquium

3:45PM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Stanislas Leibler, The Rockefeller University

**Colloquium Tea at 3:15 - 3:45 P.M. in the Lounge (13th floor).

#### Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium

3:30PM,
WWH 1302

Title: The geometry of eddy-mean flow interaction in the ocean

David MARSHALL, Oxford

#### Friday, April 01, 2016

Computer Science Colloquium

11:30AM,
WWH 1302

Title: Middleboxes as a cloud service

Justine Sherry, University of California at Berkeley

**Refreshments will be served at 11:15AM

Applied Mathematics Seminar

2:30PM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Qiang Du, Colmbia University

#### Monday, April 04, 2016

Numerical Analysis And Scientific Computing Seminar

10:00AM,
WWH 1302

Title: Inverse medium scattering with multiple frequency data and multiple angles of incidence

Carlos Borges, CIMS

Computer Science Colloquium

11:30AM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Ce Zhang, Stanford University

Refreshments will be served at 11:15AM

Mathematics Colloquium

3:45PM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Clément Hongler, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

** Colloquium Tea at 3:15 - 3:45 P.M. in the Lounge (13th floor).

#### Tuesday, April 05, 2016

BIOMATHEMATICS/COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM

12:30PM,
WWH 1314

Title: Bacterial cartels at steady supply

Ned Wingreen, Princeton University

#### Thursday, April 07, 2016

MAGNETO-FLUID DYNAMICS SEMINAR

11:00AM,
WWH 905

Title: Multiphysics models for hybrid kinetic-fluid systems

Cesare Tronci, Department of Mathematics, University of Surrey, UK

#### Friday, April 08, 2016

Applied Mathematics Seminar

2:30PM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Oleg Kirillov, Steklov Mathematical Institute, Moscow and Helmholtz-Zentrum, Dresden-Rossendorf

#### Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Special Analysis Seminar

11:00AM,
WWH 1314

Title: On the growth speed of a birth-spread model for two-dimensional nucleation on a crystal surface

Yoshikazu Giga, University of Tokyo

#### Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium

3:30PM,
WWH 1302

Title: Do mid-latitude jet shifts cause cloud feedbacks?

Kevin Michael GRISE, University of Virginia

#### Friday, April 15, 2016

Special AMS Seminar in honor of Charlie Peskin

2:30PM,
WWH 109

Title: A Short History of the Immersed Boundary Method

Boyce Griffith, UNC

#### Monday, April 18, 2016

Mathematics Colloquium

3:45PM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Hee Oh, Yale

** Colloquium Tea at 3:15 - 3:45 P.M. in the Lounge (13th floor).

#### Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Geometry Seminar

6:00PM,
WWH 1314

Title: TBA

David Kirkpatrick, University of British Columbia, Vancouver

#### Friday, April 22, 2016

Student Prizes Ceremony

2:30PM,
WWH 109

Title: Student Prizes Ceremony

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A reception will follow in the lounge.

#### Tuesday, April 26, 2016

BIOMATHEMATICS/COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM

12:30PM,
WWH 1314

Title: TBA

Jana Gevertz, The College of New Jersey

Geometry Seminar

6:00PM,
WWH 1314

Title: Convexity in Tree Spaces

Bernd Sturmfels, UC Berkeley

#### Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Administrative Professionals Day

3:00PM,
WWH Lounge

Title: Administrative Professionals Day

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#### Thursday, April 28, 2016

Applied Mathematics Lab Seminar

12:30PM,
WWH 1314

Title: TBA

Daniel Goldman, Georgia Institute of Technology

#### Friday, April 29, 2016

Applied Mathematics Seminar

2:30PM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Michael Ward, University of British Columbia

#### Monday, May 02, 2016

Mathematics Colloquium

3:45PM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

John Schotland, University of Michigan

** Colloquium Tea at 3:15 - 3:45 P.M. in the Lounge (13th floor).

#### Thursday, May 05, 2016

Applied Mathematics Lab Seminar

12:30PM,
WWH 1314

Title: TBA

Lydia Bourouiba, MIT

Retirement Party/Longer Service Awards

3:00PM,
WWH Lounge

Title: Retirement Party/Longer Service Awards

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#### Friday, May 06, 2016

Applied Mathematics Seminar

2:30PM,
WWH 1302

Title: TBA

Eliot Fried, Okinawa Institute of Technology

#### Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Spring Showcase

4:00PM,
WWH 13th floor commons

Title: NYU COMPUTER SCIENCE SPRING 2016 SHOWCASE

Various speakers,

Come join the students of the Computer Science department at an event showcasing projects that have been completed in various computer science graduate and undergraduate courses this semester. This is a great opportunity to see the creativity and industry of NYU's CS department.

#### Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Graduation Celebration

3:00PM,
WWH Lounge

Title: Graduation Celebration

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#### Monday, August 15, 2016

Summer Showcase

6:00PM,
WWH WWH 13th floor commons

Title: NYU COMPUTER SCIENCE SUMMER 2016 SHOWCASE

Various speakers,

Come join the students of the Computer Science department at an event showcasing projects that have been completed in various computer science graduate and undergraduate courses this semester. This is a great opportunity to see the creativity and industry of NYU's CS department.

Announcements for Wednesday's Bulletin should be sent to
Jackie Mileski, WWH 1124. Deadline: Tuesday, 4:00 P.M. Any
errors in Wednesday's Bulletin should be directed to Jackie
Mileski at 998-3022, or email jdm11@cims.nyu.edu.

The alternate coordinator for the Weekly Bulletin is Sylvia
Mejia. Her email is mejia@cims.nyu.edu,
her office is located in WWH 924, and her telephone is
998-3224.

Circulation: Please send address changes to Jackie Mileski,
CIMS-NYU, 251 Mercer Street, NY, NY 10012-1110, or call
(212) 998-3022, or
email jdm11@cims.nyu.edu