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CIMS Bulletin

Friday, October 24, 2014

Undergraduate Mathematics Research Presentations
10:00AM, WWH 109
Title: Various presenters
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Come join the students of the Mathematics Department at an event presenting their research projects that have been completed over the summer. This is a great opportunity to see the creativity and diligence of NYU's undergraduate Math department. You may come and go as you like throughout the day, a schedule is posted on flyers.
Probability Seminar
11:00AM, WWH 512
Title: Random tilings and Hurwitz numbers
Jonathan Novak, MIT
Geometric Analysis and Topology Seminar
1:00PM, WWH 517
Title: Satellite operators and piecewise-linear concordance
Adam Levine, Princeton
Graduate Student And Postdoc Seminar
1:00PM, WWH 1302
Title: Fast algorithms for Gaussian processes
Michael O'Neil,
Applied Mathematics Seminar
2:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: NON-EQUILIBRIUM STATISTICAL MECHANICS OF TURBULENCE
David Ruelle, IHES

Monday, October 27, 2014

Mathematics Colloquium
3:45PM, WWH 1302
Title: The mysterious role of stability in solids with defects
Gilles Francfort, Universite Paris 13 and Institut Universitaire de France

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

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

BIOMATHEMATICS/COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM
12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: A Novel Characterization of Amalgamated Networks in Natural Systems Using Sparse and Low-Rank Optimization
Victor Barranca, Courant Institute and NYUAD Institute, New York University
Applied Mathematics Seminar
2:00PM, WWH 1314
Title: Local Analysis of Wave Fields produced from Hindcasted Rogue Wave Sea States
Frederic Dias, University College, Dublin
Algebraic Geometry Seminar
3:30PM, WWH 201
Title: "Positivity and singularities in characteristic p
Mircea Mustaţă, University of Michigan

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium
3:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: Stochastic Models and Statistics for Extreme Precipitation Events
Sam STECHMANN,

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Applied Mathematics Lab Seminar
12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: Bacterial Swimming in Polymer Solutions
Wilson Poon, School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh
Dynamical Systems Seminar
4:00PM, WWH 705
Title: Diffusion through non-transversal transition chains
Adrià Simon, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya - BarcelonaTech

Friday, October 31, 2014

Numerical Analysis And Scientific Computing Seminar
10:00AM, WWH 1302
Title: Upwind methods for second order wave equations.
Thomas Hagstrom, Southern Methodist University
Geometric Analysis and Topology Seminar
11:00AM, WWH 517
Title: 4-dimensional arithmetic hyperbolic manifolds and quantum error correcting codes.
Alex Lubotzky, Hebrew University/NYU
Probability Seminar
11:00AM, WWH 512
Title: Set-Indexed processes and regularity.
Ely Merzbach, Bar-Ilan
Applied Mathematics Seminar
2:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: Fast-slow systems with chaotic noise
David Kelly, CIMS

Monday, November 03, 2014

Mathematics Colloquium
3:45PM, WWH 1302
Title: The Surface Subgroup Problem
Vladimir Markovic, Caltech

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

BIOMATHEMATICS/COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM
12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: The fluid dynamics of jellyfish swimming and feeding
Laura Miller, University of North Carolina

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium
3:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: The Northern Hemisphere summertime circulation: Mechanisms and future changes
Tiffany SHAW, Columbia

Thursday, November 06, 2014

Applied Mathematics Lab Seminar
12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: Brownian Interactions in Colloid-Polymer Mixtures
Mehdi Karzar-Jeddi, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Connecticut
Dynamical Systems Seminar
4:00PM, WWH 705
Title: Markov partitions and 1-dimensional tilings
Maciej Wojtkowski,
NYU SoE Mathematics Colloquium
4:35PM, WWH 304
Title: Mathematical Models in Evolutionary Theory
Charles Epstein, University of Pennsylvania

Friday, November 07, 2014

Numerical Analysis And Scientific Computing Seminar
10:00AM, WWH 1302
Title: Scalable finite element viscous flow solvers on octree meshes, with application to ice sheet dynamics
Tobin Isaac, University of Texas at Austin
Graduate Student And Postdoc Seminar
1:00PM, WWH 1302
Title: TBA
Georg Stadler, CIMS
Applied Mathematics Seminar
2:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: Phase behaviors of non-Brownian suspensions
Kyongmin Yeo, IBM Watson Research Center

Saturday, November 08, 2014

Conference
9:00AM, WWH 13th Floor Commons
Title: The Goodman-Pollack Fest/Feast.
Various Speakers,

Sunday, November 09, 2014

Conference
9:00AM, WWH 13th floor Commons
Title: The Goodman-Pollack Fest/Feast.
Various Speakers,

Monday, November 10, 2014

Mathematics Colloquium
3:45PM, WWH 1302
Title: The Dynamics of Calcium: Oscillations and Waves, Experiments and Theory
James Sneyd, University of Auckland

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Magneto Fluid Dynamics Seminar
11:00AM, WWH 905
Title: Numerical algorithms applied to RadioFrequency problems in fusion.
John Wright, MIT Plasma Science and Fusion Center
BIOMATHEMATICS/COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM
12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: TBA
James Sneyd,

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Mathematics Colloquium
11:30AM, WWH 1302
Title: Infinite Dimensional Superalgebras
Efim Zelmanov, University of California, San Diego
** Please note the change of time for this event
Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium
3:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: Multiple regimes and thermohaline variability in the quasi-adiabatic pole-to-pole circulation
Christopher WOLFE,

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Applied Mathematics Lab Seminar
12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: A predictive Model for Yeast Cell Polarization in Pheromone Gradients
Nicolas Meunier, MAP5, Universite Paris Descartes, France
NYU SoE Mathematics Colloqui
4:35PM, Off-Campus Rogers Hall 304
Title: Infinite Groups --- from the very beginning (1900 + ?) to our time
Efim Zelmanov, University of California - SD
NYU SoE Mathematics Colloquium
5:30PM, WWH Rogers Hall 304
Title: Random methods in geometry
Alex Lubotzky, Hebrew University, visiting NYU

Friday, November 14, 2014

Numerical Analysis And Scientific Computing Seminar
10:00AM, WWH 1302
Title: Multigrid Methods for Saddle Point Problems.
Duk-Soon Oh, Rutgers
Graduate Student And Postdoc Seminar
1:00PM, WWH 1302
Title: Cell movement as a free boundary problem
Alex Mogilner, CIMS
Applied Mathematics Seminar
2:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: Grain Growth and Grain Growth Stagnation in Metallic Films: The Curious Tail of a Tale and an Ear
Katayun Barmak, Columbia University

Monday, November 17, 2014

Mathematics Colloquium
3:45PM, WWH 1302
Title: TBA
Yuval Peres, Microsoft Research

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Magneto Fluid Dynamics Seminar
11:00AM, WWH 905
Title: Scattering of radio frequency waves by plasma blobs
Abhay Ram, MIT Plasma Science and Fusion Center
BIOMATHEMATICS/COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM
12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: TBA
Sebastian Fürthauer, NYU Courant Institute and Harvard Center for System Biology
Geometry Seminar
6:00PM, WWH 1314
Title: The Green-Tao Resolution of the Quantitative Sylvester Problem.
Jonathan Lenchner, IBM T.J.Watson Research Center.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Director's Event
12:00PM, WWH Faculty Lounge
Title: details TBA
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Applied Mathematics Lab Seminar
12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: PDE Models for Ferrofluids and Their Numerical Analysis
Ignacio Tomas, Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland
NYU SoE Mathematics Colloquium
4:35PM, WWH 304
Title: TBA
Nikita Alexeev, Steklov Institute at St.Petersburg

Friday, November 21, 2014

Numerical Analysis And Scientific Computing Seminar
10:00AM, WWH 1302
Title: Time Reversal for the Inverse problem of locating sources and obstacles
Eli Turkel, Tel Aviv University
Applied Mathematics Seminar
2:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: Stochastic variational inequalities and their applications in engineering
Laurent Mertz, CIMS

Monday, November 24, 2014

Mathematics Colloquium
3:45PM, WWH 1302
Title: TBA
Alexander Its, IUPUI

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Biomathematics/Computational Biology Colloquium
12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: TBA
Dietmar Oelz,
Geometry Seminar
6:00PM, WWH 1314
Title: Measuring Distances Between Road Networks.
Brittany Therese Fasy, Department of Computer Science, Tulane University

Monday, December 01, 2014

Mathematics Colloquium
3:45PM, WWH 1302
Title: Singular Eigenvalue Perturbation Theory
Barry Simon, Caltech

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

BIOMATHEMATICS/COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM
12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: TBA
Ben Fogelson, NYU Courant Institute

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium
3:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: Big science with little data: a new wave-vortex decomposition method for one-dimensional spectra in the atmosphere and ocean
Oliver BUHLER, CIMS

Friday, December 05, 2014

Numerical Analysis And Scientific Computing Seminar
10:00AM, WWH 1302
Title: TBA
Aleksandar Donev, Courant Institue
Graduate Student And Postdoc Seminar
1:00PM, WWH 1302
Title: TBA
Yuri Bakhtin,

Monday, December 08, 2014

Mathematics Colloquium
3:45PM, WWH 1302
Title: TBA
Brittany Shields, NYU

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

BIOMATHEMATICS/COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM
12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: TBA
Maurizio Porfiri, Polytechnic School of Engineering, NYU
Geometry Seminar
6:00PM, WWH 1314
Title: TBA
Joseph Mitchell, Stony Brook University

Friday, December 12, 2014

Holiday Lecture and Party
3:00PM, WWH 109
Title: TBA
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Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Showcase
5:00PM, WWH 13th floor commons
Title: NYU COMPUTER SCIENCE FALL 2014 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.

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Courant Lectures Part 1
3:00PM, WWH 109
Title: TBA
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Friday, April 24, 2015

Courant Lectures Part 2
10:00AM, WWH 102
Title: TBA
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Student Prizes Ceremony
2:30PM, WWH 109
Title: N/A
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Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Showcase
5:00PM, WWH 13th floor commons
Title: NYU COMPUTER SCIENCE SPRING 2015 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.

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