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CIMS Bulletin

Thursday, October 02, 2014

Analysis Seminar
11:00AM, WWH 1302
Title: The Morse and Maslov indices for multidimensional Schroedinger operators with matrix-valued potentials
Yuri Latushkin, U. of Missouri
Applied Mathematics Lab Seminar
12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: Scalar Active Matter: Field Theories, Phase Ordering and Fluid Dynamics
Michael E. Cates, University of Edinburgh
Algebraic Geometry Seminar
2:45PM, WWH 505
Title: Variations of Neron-Severi ranks of reductions of algebraic surfaces
Edgar Costa, CIMS
NYU SoE Mathematics Colloquium
4:35PM, Off-Campus Rogers Hall 304
Title: Valuations and the Special Linear Group
Christoph Haberl, Vienna University of Science and Technology

Friday, October 03, 2014

Courant Instructor Day
10:00AM, WWH 1302
Title: Courant Instructor Day
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Courant Instructor Day

Friday, October 3rd from 10:00 to 4:00pm

CIWW 1302

10:15-10:30 Tom Trogdon
Universality in numerical computations with random data
10:30-10:45 Zhipeng Liu
Discrete Toeplitz determinants and their applications
10:45-11:00 Rodrigo Trevino
Flatland: a straight dance of many dimensions

BREAK

11:15-11:30 Miles Wheeler
Large-amplitude solitary water waves with vorticity
11:30-11:45 Lisa Larsson
Optimal Arrangements of Shapes

11:45-12:00 Mark Wilkinson

Liquid Crystals, Order Parameters and Non-spherical Particle Systems
LUNCH BREAK

1:15-1:30 David Belius
Random walks and Cover Times
1:30-1:45 Wei Wu
Random walks, trees, and Gaussian fields
1:45-2:00 David Kelley
Fast-slow systems with chaotic noise
2:00-2:15 Laurent Mertz
Cycles of a stochastic variational inequality modeling
a simple elasto-plastic structure
BREAK

2:30-2:45 Jane Zhao
Cryo-EM single particle reconstruction and data-driven methods
for dynamical systems
2:45-3:00 Lise-Marie Imbert-Gerard
Waves in plasmas: theory and numerics
3:00-3:15 Lee Ricketson
Accelerated Monte Carlo methods for the kinetic equations of
plasma dynamics
3:15-3:30 Jun Lai
The fast solver for wave scattering in two dimension
Probability Seminar
11:00AM, WWH 512
Title: Intersections of SLE paths
Hao Wu, MIT
Geometric Analysis and Topology Seminar
11:00AM, WWH 517
Title: Some geometric aspects of the theory of convex polytopes
Karim Adiprasito, Hebrew University

Tuesday, October 07, 2014

BIOMATHEMATICS/COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM
12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: Bayesian phylogenetics with BEAST
Alexander Alekseyenko, NYU School of Medicine
Algebraic Geometry Seminar
3:30PM, WWH 201
Title: Rationality questions and quartic threefolds
Alena Pirutka, Centre de Mathematiques Laurent Schwartz
Geometry Seminar
6:00PM, WWH 1314
Title: Clustered planarity testing for trees
Radoslav Fulek, Columbia University, New York

Wednesday, October 08, 2014

Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium
3:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: TBD
Themistoklis SAPSIS,

Thursday, October 09, 2014

Analysis Seminar
11:00AM, WWH 1302
Title: Field Theory for Four Fundamental Interactions
Shouhong Wang, U. of Indiana

Friday, October 10, 2014

Numerical Analysis And Scientific Computing Seminar
10:00AM, WWH 1302
Title: A class of Laplacian multiwavelets bases for high-dimensional data
Nir Sharon, Tel Aviv
Applied Mathematics Seminar
2:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: Multilevel methods for kinetic equations of plasma dynamics
Lee Ricketson, CIMS

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Algebraic Geometry Seminar
3:30PM, WWH 201
Title: Integral versions of the Tate conjecture over finite fields
Alena Pirutka, Centre de Mathematiques Laurent Schwartz

Thursday, October 16, 2014

NYU SoE Mathematics Colloquium
4:35PM, WWH TBA
Title: TBA
Igor Rivin, Temple University

Friday, October 17, 2014

Numerical Analysis And Scientific Computing Seminar
10:00AM, WWH 1302
Title: BDDC deluxe domain decomposition algorithms
Olof Widlund, Courant Institute
Probability Seminar
11:00AM, WWH 512
Title: Stationary random graphs and the hyperbolic Poisson Voronoi tessellation
Elliot Paquette, Weizmann

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

BIOMATHEMATICS/COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM
12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: TBA
Michele Insanally, New York University
Geometry Seminar
6:00PM, WWH 1314
Title: TBA
Chee Yap, Courant Institute, New York University, New York

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium
3:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: Thermally coupled modes of climate variability
Amy CLEMENT, University of Miami

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Analysis Seminar
11:00AM, WWH 1302
Title: On-Site and Off-Site Solitary Waves of the Discrete Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation in Multiple Dimensions
Michael Jenkinson, Columbia
NYU SoE Mathematics Colloquium
4:35PM, WWH TBA
Title: The Set-Indexed Levy Process: Stationarity and Local regularity
Ely Merzbach, Bar-Ilan University

Friday, October 24, 2014

Probability Seminar
11:00AM, WWH 512
Title: TBA
Jonathan Novak, MIT
Applied Mathematics Seminar
2:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: TBA
David Ruelle, IHES

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

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

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

Friday, October 31, 2014

Probability Seminar
11:00AM, WWH 512
Title: Set-Indexed processes and regularity.
Ely Merzbach, Bar-Ilan
Applied Mathematics Seminar
2:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: TBA
David Kelly, CIMS

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: TBD
Tiffany SHAW, Columbia

Thursday, November 06, 2014

NYU SoE Mathematics Colloquium
4:35PM, WWH 304
Title: TBA
Charles Epstein, University of Pennsylvania

Friday, November 07, 2014

Numerical Analysis And Scientific Computing Seminar
10:00AM, WWH 1302
Title: Upwind methods for second order wave equations
Thomas Hagstrom, Southern Methodist University
Applied Mathematics Seminar
2:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: TBA
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: TBA
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: TBA
Efim Zelmanov,
** 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,

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
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: TBA
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

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

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

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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