School of Mathematics, University of Minnesota
Applied Mathematics Seminar

Fall 2009

Questions or comments?  Please e-mail Yoichiro Mori or Panos Stinis.

  • Location: 6 Vincent Hall
  • Time: Monday at 3:45 pm


    Monday, September 21: Professor Guerino Mazzola
    School of Music, University of Minnesota
    Shaping musical performance by vector fields

    Monday, October 5: Professor Ofer Zeitouni
    School of Mathematics, University of Minnesota
    Wireless communications and random matrix theory

    Monday, October 19: Dr. Mark Taylor
    Center for Computation, Computers, Information and Mathematics
    Sandia National Laboratories
    A mimetic spectral finite element method for the Community Climate System Model

    Monday, October 26: Professor Volkan Isler
    Department of Computer Science, University of Minnesota
    Robotic Sensor Networks in Environmental Monitoring Tasks

    Monday, November 2: Professor Doug Arnold
    Department of Mathematics, University of Minnesota
    Finite element exterior calculus: an intersection of numerical analysis with geometry and topology

    Monday, November 9: Professor Chad Myers
    Department of Computer Science, University of Minnesota
    Learning about the cell by breaking it: large-scale analysis of combinatorial perturbations

    Monday, November 16: Professor Bojan Guzina
    Department of Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota
    Sampling methods for defect reconstruction by mechanical waves

    Monday, November 23: Professor Richard McLaughlin
    Department of Mathematics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
    Darwin's theorem, Taylor Diffusion, and falling spheres in stratified fluids

    Monday, November 30: Professor Andrew Odlyzko
    School of Mathematics, University of Minnesota
    Babbage, Darwin, and the limits of modeling

    Monday, December 7: Dr. Vasileios Maroulas
    IMA, University of Minnesota
    Multi-object tracking via Bayesian techniques