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Spring 2014 Semester

date speaker title host(s)
Jan 17 Adrianna Gillman (Dartmouth) Fast direct solvers for linear partial differential equations Jean-Luc (job talk)
Jan 24, 4 pm, B239 Yaniv Plan (Michigan) Low-dimensionality in mathematical signal processing Jean-Luc (job talk)
Feb 7 Harvey Segur (Colorado) The nonlinear Schrödinger equation, dissipation and ocean swell Saverio
Feb 14 Sangtae Kim (Purdue) The Faxén Laws of Stokes flow and their connection to singularity solutions Saverio
Feb 21 Elena D'Onghia (UW) The origin of spiral arms in galactic disks Saverio
Feb 28, 4pm, B239 Michael Shelley (Courant) Mathematical models of soft active materials Colloquium
Mar 7 Paul Hand (MIT) Evaluating signal recovery algorithms with semirandom models Jean-Luc, Saverio
Mar 14 Scott Hottovy (UW) Modeling with stochastic differential equations: A noisy circuit and thresholds for rainfall Saverio
Mar 21 Spring recess
Mar 26, 7pm Tadashi Tokieda (Cambridge) Toy Models C4 Lecture
Mar 28 Mike Steel (University of Canterbury) Tractable models for some discrete random processes arising in evolutionary biology Sebastien
Apr 4 Laura McLay (UW) Covering optimization models for emergency response, security, and resilience Julie
Apr 11 Shengqian "Chessy" Chen (UW) Dynamics of internal waves and stratified flows in shallow water Saverio
Apr 18 Marie-Pascale Lelong (NorthWest Research Associates) Two scenarios involving inertia-gravity waves and eddies on scales of 100 m to 10 km in the ocean Leslie
Apr 25 Jon Wilkening (UC Berkeley) Nearly time-periodic water waves Saverio
May 2 Christel Hohenegger (Utah) Immersed particle dynamics in fluctuating fluids with memory Saverio
May 9 James Meiss (Colorado) Finite time transport and the rotated arc mixer Saverio