Institute for Mathematics and its Applications

University of Minnesota

400 Lind Hall

207 Church Street S.E.

Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455

Web: http://www.ima.umn.edu | Email: staff@ima.umn.edu | Telephone: (612) 624-6066 | Fax: (612) 626-7370
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Events:

SW4.20-22.15: Careers and Opportunities in Industry for Mathematical Scientists; W4.13-17.15: Information Theory and Concentration Phenomena; W4.27-5.1.15: Analytic Tools in Probability and Applications; PS9.1.14-5.31.15: 2014-2015 Postdoc Seminar Series; S9.18-12.18.14: Annual Program Seminar Series; C4.3-5.15: Wham Reunion: Fast Solvers for Kinetic Equations; IPS4.10.15: Raya Horesh (IMA Research); PI/IAB4.19.15: PI/IAB Annual Meeting; PUB4.22.15: Cédric Villani (University of Lyon);

Friday, April 10, 2015


Monday, April 13, 2015

8:00am-8:45am Coffee and Registration

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
8:45am-9:00am Welcome and Introduction

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
9:00am-9:50am Andrew R. Barron, Yale University
Information and Statistics

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
9:50am-10:20am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
10:20am-11:10am Elchanan Mossel, University of California, Berkeley
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
11:10am-11:30am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
11:30am-12:20pm Victoria Kostina, California Institute of Technology
Fixed- and Variable-Length Data Compression at Finite Blocklength

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
12:20pm-2:00pm Lunch

W4.13-17.15
2:00pm-2:50pm Andrea Montanari, Stanford University
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
2:50pm-3:10pm Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
3:10pm-4:00pm Oliver Johnson, University of Bristol
Entropy and Thinning of Discrete Random Variables

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
4:00pm-5:00pm Discussion

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
6:00pm-8:00pm Social Hour - Republic Pub 221 Cedar Ave S Minneapolis, MN 55454

W4.13-17.15

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

8:30am-9:00am Coffee

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
9:00am-9:50am Rafal Latala, University of Warsaw
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
9:50am-10:30am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
10:30am-11:20am Katalin Marton Dr, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (MTA)
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
11:20am-11:25am Group Photo

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
11:25am-1:30pm Lunch

W4.13-17.15
1:30pm-2:20pm Holger Werner Kösters, Universität Bielefeld
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
2:20pm-2:50pm Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
2:50pm-3:40pm Larry Goldstein, University of Southern California
Gaussian Phase Transitions and Conic Intrinsic Volumes: Steining the Steiner formula

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
3:40pm-4:00pm Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
4:00pm-6:00pm Poster Session and Reception

Lind Hall 400 W4.13-17.15

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

8:30am-9:00am Coffee

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
9:00am-9:50am Bo'az Klartag, Tel Aviv University
Eigenvalue Distribution of Optimal Transportation

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
9:50am-10:20am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
10:20am-11:10am Elizabeth Meckes, Case Western Reserve University
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
11:10am-11:30am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
11:30am-12:20pm Grigorios Paouris, Texas A & M University
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
12:20pm-2:00pm Lunch

W4.13-17.15
2:00pm-2:50pm Yuval Peres, Microsoft Research
Rigidity and Tolerance for Perturbed Lattices

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
2:50pm-3:10pm Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
3:10pm-4:00pm Karl Theodor Sturm, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
4:00pm-5:00pm Discussion

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15

Thursday, April 16, 2015

8:30am-9:00am Coffee

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
9:00am-9:50am Emanuel Milman, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
9:50am-10:30am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
10:30am-11:20am Ronen Eldan, University of Washington
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
11:20am-1:30pm Lunch

W4.13-17.15
1:30pm-2:20pm Van H. Vu, Yale University
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
2:20pm-2:50pm Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
2:50pm-3:40pm Maxim Raginsky, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
3:40pm-5:00pm Discussion

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15

Friday, April 17, 2015

8:30am-9:00am Coffee

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
9:00am-9:50am Roberto Imbuzeiro Oliveira, Institute of Pure and Applied Mathematics (IMPA)
The Lower Tail of Random Quadratic Forms, via the PAC Bayesian Method

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
9:50am-10:15am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.13-17.15
10:15am-11:05am Ramon van Handel, Princeton University
How Large is the Norm of a Random Matrix?

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15
11:05am-12:00pm Disucssion

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.13-17.15

Monday, April 20, 2015

8:00am-8:45am Registration and Coffee

Keller Hall 3-176 SW4.20-22.15
8:45am-9:00am Welcome

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
9:00am-9:15am Introduction

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
9:15am-9:30am The State of the Profession - AMS Numbers

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
9:45am-10:00am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 SW4.20-22.15
10:00am-11:00am Tuhin Sahai, United Technologies Corporation; Sumanth Swaminathan, W. L. Gore & Associates
2 Case Studies

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
11:15am-12:15pm Panel: Working in Industry

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
12:30pm-2:00pm Lunch

SW4.20-22.15
2:00pm-2:45pm Paul Zorn, St. Olaf College
The INGenIOus Project

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
2:45pm-3:00pm Break

Keller Hall 3-176 SW4.20-22.15
3:00pm-5:00pm Breakout Sessions

SW4.20-22.15
5:00pm-7:00pm Reception

SW4.20-22.15

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

8:30am-9:00am Coffee

Keller Hall 3-176 SW4.20-22.15
9:00am-10:00am Jeremy S. Brandman, ExxonMobil; Sumanth Swaminathan, W. L. Gore & Associates
2 Case Studies: Applied Math in the Oil Industry

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
10:00am-10:15am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 SW4.20-22.15
10:15am-11:15am New Directions/Entrepreneurship Opportunities

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
11:15am-11:30am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 SW4.20-22.15
11:30am-12:30pm Viktoria A. Averina, Boston Scientific; Jeff Sachs, Merck & Co., Inc.
2 Case Studies

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
12:30pm-12:45pm Group Photo

SW4.20-22.15
12:45pm-2:00pm Lunch

SW4.20-22.15
2:00pm-3:00pm Working in Industry II

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
3:00pm-3:30pm Break

Keller Hall 3-176 SW4.20-22.15
3:30pm-4:30pm Kristin Brewer, Boeing Commercial Airplane Company
2 Case Studies

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

8:30am-9:00am Coffee

Keller Hall 3-176 SW4.20-22.15
9:00am-9:30am Comments about Resumes and Interviews

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
9:30am-10:00am Resume Group Work

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
10:00am-10:15am Resume Work Group Discussion

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
10:15am-10:30am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 SW4.20-22.15
10:30am-11:00am Interview Practice

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
11:00am-11:15am Interview Practice Discussion

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
11:15am-11:45am Communication and Teamwork in Industry

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15
11:45am-12:00pm Closing Remarks

Keller Hall 3-180 SW4.20-22.15

Monday, April 27, 2015

8:30am-9:15am Coffee and Registration

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
9:15am-9:30am Welcome and Introduction

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
9:30am-10:20am Dominique Bakry, Université de Toulouse III (Paul Sabatier)
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
10:20am-10:50am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
10:50am-11:40am Andrea Colesanti, Università di Firenze
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
11:40am-2:00pm Lunch

W4.27-5.1.15
2:00pm-2:50pm Elisabeth Werner, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
2:50pm-3:10pm Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
3:10pm-4:00pm Alexander Koldobsky, University of Missouri
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
4:00pm-5:00pm Discussion

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

8:30am-9:00am Coffee

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
9:00am-9:50am Robert McCann, University of Toronto
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
9:50am-10:20am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
10:20am-11:10am Wilfrid Gangbo, Georgia Institute of Technology
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
11:10am-11:15am Group Photo

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
11:15am-11:30am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
11:30am-12:20pm Giovanni Peccati, University of Luxembourg
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
12:20pm-2:00pm Lunch

W4.27-5.1.15
2:00pm-2:50pm Magda Peligrad, University of Cincinnati
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
2:50pm-3:20pm Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
3:20pm-4:10pm Steve Heilman, University of California, Los Angeles
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
4:10pm-4:30pm Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
4:30pm-6:00pm Poster Session and Reception

Lind Hall 400 W4.27-5.1.15

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

8:30am-9:00am Coffee

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
9:00am-9:50am Alexander Tikhomirov, Russian Academy of Sciences
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
9:50am-10:20am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
10:20am-11:10am Jun Yin, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Comparison Method in Random Matrix Theory

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
11:10am-11:30am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
11:30am-12:20pm Paul Bourgade, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
12:20pm-2:00pm Lunch

W4.27-5.1.15
2:00pm-2:50pm Brian Rider, Temple University
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
2:50pm-3:10pm Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
3:10pm-4:00pm Partha Sarathi Dey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
4:00pm-5:00pm Discussion

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15

Thursday, April 30, 2015

8:30am-9:00am Coffee

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
9:00am-9:50am Maria Gordina, University of Connecticut
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
9:50am-10:20am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
10:20am-11:10am Paul-Marie Samson, Université Paris-Est
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
11:10am-11:30am Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
11:30am-12:20pm Ivan Nourdin, University of Luxembourg
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
12:20pm-2:00pm Lunch

W4.27-5.1.15
2:00pm-2:50pm Fedor Nazarov, Kent State University
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
2:50pm-3:10pm Break

Keller Hall 3-176 W4.27-5.1.15
3:10pm-4:00pm Mikhail Lifshits, St. Petersburg State University
Lecture

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15
4:00pm-5:00pm Discussion

Keller Hall 3-180 W4.27-5.1.15

Legend:

SW4.20-22.15: Careers and Opportunities in Industry for Mathematical Scientists; W4.13-17.15: Information Theory and Concentration Phenomena; W4.27-5.1.15: Analytic Tools in Probability and Applications;

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