# Applied/Physical Applied Math

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# Physical Applied Math Group Meeting

**When:**Thursdays at 4:00pm (unless there is a departmental meeting)**Where:**901 Van Vleck Hall**Organizers:**Saverio Spagnolie and Jean-Luc Thiffeault**To join the Physical Applied Math mailing list:**See the mailing list website.

## Summer 2014 Semester

date | speaker | title/paper |
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May 29 | Jean-Luc Thiffeault | Parra-Rojas & Soto, Casimir effect in swimmer suspensions. |

## Spring 2014 Semester

date | speaker | title/paper | |
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Jan 30 | Peter Mueller | Roenby & Aref, On the atmosphere of a moving body, Phys. Fluids (2010). | |

Feb 13 | Will Mitchell | Keaveny & Shelley, Applying a second-kind boundary integral equation for surface tractions in Stokes flow, J. Comput. Phys. (2011). | |

Feb 20 | Saverio Spagnolie | Stone & Samuel, Propulsion of Microorganisms by Surface Distortions Phys. Rev. Lett. (1996) and Khair & Squires, Active Microrheology... Phys. Rev. Lett. (2010). | |

Feb 27 | Jim Brunner | Craciun, Nazarov & Pantea, Persistence and permanence of mass-action and power-law dynamical systems, SIAM J. Appl. Math. (2013). | |

Mar 6 | Marko Budisic | Spectral graph theory (link to notes and reading list) | |

Mar 27 | Tadashi Tokieda | Applying physics to mathematics | |

Apr 3 | Jean-Luc Thiffeault | Leptos, Guasto, Gollub, Pesci, & Goldstein, Dynamics of Enhanced Tracer Diffusion in Suspensions of Swimming Eukaryotic Microorganisms, Phys. Rev. Lett. (2009) (see also these notes). | |

Apr 17 | Lei Li | Cottet & Maitre, A level set method for fluid-structure interactions with immersed surfaces, Math. Mod. Meth. Appl. S., (2006). | |

Apr 24 | Ellie Ahmadi | Interactions between Brinkman and Stokes flows in biofilm resistance to an antimicrobial (see also the paper by Cortez et al. here.) | |

May 1 | Christel Hohenegger | Fluid coupling in continuum modeling of microtubule motility | |

May 15 | Party |

## Archived semesters

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