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Analysis & Probability

All seminars will be on Tuesdays at 3:00 p.m. in Yost Hall, Room 306 unless otherwise noted.

Tuesday, January 26, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Title: Maximizing diversity in biology and beyond (Part 1)
Speaker: Mark Meckes (Associate Professor, Case Western Reserve University)

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Title: Affine invariant points
Speaker: Olaf Mordhorst (PhD Student, University of Kiel)

Tuesday, February 9, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Title: Maximizing diversity in biology and beyond (Part 2)
Speaker: Mark Meckes (Associate Professor, Case Western Reserve University)

Tuesday, February 16, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Title: A simple proof of Størmer’s theorem
Speaker: Stanislaw Szarek (Kerr Professor of Mathematics, Case Western Reserve University)

Tuesday, March 22, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Title: The Surface Area Deviation of the Euclidean Ball and a Polytope
Speaker: Steven Hoehner (PhD Student, Case Western Reserve University)

Tuesday, March 29, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Title: The Size of Convex Hulls in Hilbert Spaces
Speaker: Werner Linde (Visiting Professor, University of Delaware)

Tuesday, April 5, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Title: Fractional Pearson Diffusion
Speaker: Nikolai N. Leonenko (Professor, Cardiff University)

Tuesday, April 19, 2016
3:00 p.m.
Title: Randomized isoperimetric inequalities
Speaker: Peter Pivovarov (Assistant Professor, University of Missouri)

Applied Mathematics

Seminars to be announced.

Imaging

Thursday, April 21, 2016
10:30 a.m.
Title: Signal Processing and Information Retrieval in Remote Sensing
Speaker: Xiaoxiang Zhu (Professor for Signal Processing in Earth Observation, Technical University of Munich (TUM) & German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany)

Quantitative Life Sciences (QLSS)

All seminars will be on Fridays at 12:30 p.m. in Rockefeller 309 unless otherwise noted.

***Please note the new location and time.***

Friday, February 5, 2016
12:30 p.m.
Title: On the intervention against Schistosomiases: A mathematical modeling work in progress
Speaker: Ramzi Alsallaq (Senior Research Associate, Case Western Reserve University)

Friday, February 12, 2016
12:30 p.m.
Title: Modeling Arbovirus Transmission
Speaker: Charles H. King (Professor, Center for Global Health and Disease, Case Western Reserve University)

Friday, February 26, 2016
12:30 p.m.
Title: Frontiers in Animal Movement Modeling and Encounter Theory in Ecology
Speaker: Eliezer Gurarie (Quantitative Ecologist, University of Maryland)

Friday, March 4, 2016
12:30 p.m.
Title: Quantifying the Interplay Between Structure and Dynamics
Speaker: James Seckler (Postdoctoral Fellow in Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine)

Friday, March 18, 2016
8:15-11:30 a.m. in Yost 306, 12:30-1:45 p.m. in Rockefeller 309
COMSOL Multiphysics, Application Builder and Fluid Flow Workshop

Wednesday, March 23, 2016
***4:30 p.m. in Yost 306***
Title: Better Living Through Control: With Applications to Neural and Cardiac Systems
Speaker: Jeff Moehlis (Professor, University of California- Santa Barbara)

Friday, April 1, 2016
12:30 p.m.
Title: Multiscale Modeling of Axonal Cytoskeleton Dynamics in Disease
Speaker: Chuan Xue (Assistant Professor, Ohio State University)

Friday, April 8, 2016
12:30 p.m.
Title: Structured Recurrent Networks: Two Lessons from Random Matrix Theory
Speaker: Yonatan Aljadeff (Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Chicago)
Co-sponsored by CWRU’s Institute for the Science of Origins (ISO)

Friday, April 22, 2016
12:30 p.m.
Title: Analysis of Complex Bursting Patterns in Multiple Time Scale Respiratory Neuron Models
Speaker: Yangyang Wang (PhD Candidate, University of Pittsburgh)

Monday, April 25, 2016
12:30 p.m.
Title: Psychotroctopus
Speaker: Jonathan Miller (Associate Professor, Physics and Biology Unit, Okinawa Institute for Science and Technology)

 

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