Friday, March 15

Location: Warren Weaver Hall, Room 109

8:50 Opening remarks by Russ Caflisch, Director of NYU Courant
9:00 - 9:40 Bjorn Engquist, University of Texas Austin
Multiscale Simulation for Boundary Layer Flow
9:40 - 10:20 Nan Chen, University of Wisconsin-Madison
A Nonlinear Conditional Gaussian Framework for Extreme Events Prediction, State Estimation and Uncertainty Quantification in Complex Dynamical System
10:20 - 10:35 Coffee Break
10:35 - 11:15 Boualem Khouider, University of Victoria
Bayesian parameter inference for a stochastic model for clouds and convection using Giga-LES data
11:15 - 12:00 Katepalli Sreenivasan, Physics, Courant and Engineering, NYU
On the vortex reconnection
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch Break
1:30 - 2:10 Andrea L. Bertozzi, UCLA
Uncertainty quantification in graph-based classification of high dimensional data
2:10 - 2:50 John Harlim, Penn State University
Manifold learning based computational methods
2:50 - 3:05 Coffee Break
3:05 - 3:45 Richard McLaughlin, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
The interplay of geometry, diffusion, and advection in interior and exterior problems in homogeneous and stratified fluids
3:45 - 4:25 Themis Sapsis, MIT
Extreme events in complex dynamical systems: prediction and statistical quantification

Saturday, March 16

Location: Warren Weaver Hall, Room 1302

9:00 - 9:40 Weinan E, Princeton University
Mathematical Theory of Neural Network-based Machine Learning
9:40 - 10:20 Dimitris Giannakis, NYU Courant
Quantum mechanics and data assimilation
10:20 - 10:35 Coffee Break
10:35 - 11:15 Pierre-Louis Lions, Coll├Ęge de France
Stochastic Hamilton-Jacobi equations and qualitative properties, Part I
11:15 - 12:00 Xin Tong, National University of Singapore
Ensemble Kalman filter in high dimensions
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch Break
1:30 - 2:10 Martin Hairer, Imperial College London
Title TBA
2:10 - 2:50 Di Qi, NYU Courant
Statistical reduced models and rigorous analysis for uncertainty quantification of turbulent geophysical flows
2:50 - 3:05 Coffee Break
3:05 - 3:45 Sam Stechmann, University of Wisconsin-Madison
New Perspectives on Atmospheric Data for Subseasonal-to-Seasonal Predictions and Majda's Work on PDEs
3:45 - 4:25 Takis Souganidis, University of Chicago
Stochastic Hamilton-Jacobi equations and qualitative properties, Part II

Sunday, March 17

Location: Warren Weaver Hall, Room 1302

9:00 - 9:40 Eric Vanden-Eijnden, NYU Courant
Extreme event quantification in dynamical systems with random components
9:40 - 10:20 Michal Branicki, The University of Edinburgh
Lagrangian uncertainty quantification and information inequalities for stochastic flows
10:20 - 10:35 Coffee Break
10:35 - 11:15 Yoonsang Lee, Dartmouth College
Importance sampling for computationally expensive target distributions
11:15 - 12:00 Peter Kramer, RPI
Stochastic Spatial Modeling of Intracellular Transport from Molecular to Cellular Scale
12:00 - 12:40 Esteban Tabak, NYU Courant
Conditional density estimation and simulation through optimal transport