January 24, 2007 |
Moments of positivity Mihai Putinar (University of California) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

May 16, 2007 |
Average volume, curvatures, and Euler characteristic of random real algebraic varieties Peter Bürgisser (Universität Paderborn) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

October 11, 2006 |
Examples of exact results from inexact methods Chris Peterson (Colorado State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

January 31, 2007 |
SDP and LP-relaxations in polynomial optimization: The power of real algebraic geometry Jean Lasserre (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

May 23, 2007 |
On the Newton polytope of specialized resultants Ioannis Emiris (National University of Athens) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

October 18, 2006 |
A numerical approach toward approximate algebraic computation Zhonggang Zeng (Northeastern Illinois University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 07, 2007 |
An introduction to algebraic statistics Serkan Hosten (San Francisco State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

June 06, 2007 |
A symbolic approach to sparse elimination Gabriela Jeronimo (University of Buenos Aires) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

November 01, 2006 |
Equations and degenerations of the moduli space of genus zero stable curves with n marked points Diane Maclagan (Rutgers, The State University Of New Jersey ) |
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February 14, 2007 |
Statistical formulation of issues associated with multi-way contingency tables and the links to algebraic geometry Stephen Fienberg (Carnegie-Mellon University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

June 20, 2007 |
IMA program on applications of algebraic geometry Frank Sottile (Texas A & M University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

November 02, 2006 |
Computer assisted mathematics: Tools and tactics for solving hard problems Daniel Lichtblau (Wolfram Research, Inc.) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 21, 2007 |
Rational and algebraic invariants of a group action Evelyne Hubert (Institut National de Recherche en Informatique Automatique (INRIA)) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

November 08, 2006 |
Excess intersection theory and homotopy continuation methods Sorin Popescu (The State University of New York) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 28, 2007 |
Moving frames in classical invariant theory and computer vision Peter Olver (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
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November 13, 2006 |
Complexity measures Uwe Nagel (University of Kentucky) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 14, 2007 |
Counting monomials Mordechai Katzman (University of Sheffield) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

November 15, 2006 |
Tropical celestial mechanics Richard Moeckel (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 21, 2007 |
Symmetries in SDP-based relaxations for constrained polynomial optimization Thorsten Theobald (Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

November 15, 2006 |
On approximate triangular decompositions in dimension zero Wenyuan Wu (University of Western Ontario) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 28, 2007 |
Algebraic geometry of Gaussian Bayesian networks Seth Sullivant (Harvard University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

November 20, 2006 |
Computations in classical invariant theory of binary forms Chehrzad Shakiban (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

April 04, 2007 |
Optimal fewnomial bounds from Gale dual polynomial systems Frank Sottile (Texas A & M University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

November 29, 2006 |
Tropical discriminants Alicia Dickenstein (University of Buenos Aires) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

April 11, 2007 |
Combinatorial complexity in o-minimal geometry Saugata Basu (Georgia Institute of Technology) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

December 06, 2006 |
Gröbner walks and Scarf homotopies Niels Lauritzen (Aarhus University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

December 13, 2006 |
Some algorithmic aspects of local cohomology Gennady Lyubeznik (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

April 25, 2007 |
On sparse polynomial systems, mixed volumes and condition numbers Gregorio Malajovich (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

September 13, 2006 |
Solving polynomial systems by homotopy continuation Andrew Sommese (University of Notre Dame) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

January 10, 2007 |
Algorithms in algebraic analysis Anton Leykin (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

April 26, 2007 |
Random polynomial systems and balanced metrics on toric varieties J. Maurice Rojas (Texas A & M University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

September 25, 2006 |
Semigraphoids, permutohedra, and mice Bernd Sturmfels (University of California, Berkeley) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

May 02, 2007 |
A homological obstruction to weak order on trees Patricia Hersh (Indiana University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

September 25, 2006 |
Assymptotic ideal theory and parametrized rational varieties David Eisenbud (Mathematical Sciences Research Institute) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

September 26, 2007 |
Quantitative analysis of radiation induced chromosome aberrations F. Javier Arsuaga (San Francisco State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 20, 2008 |
Mapping evolutionary pathways of HIV-1 drug resistance using conditional selection pressure Christopher Lee (University of California, Los Angeles) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

October 03, 2007 |
The shape of knots Kenneth Millett (University of California) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 27, 2008 |
Stochastic mathematical and computational models in microbiology Peter Kramer (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

October 10, 2007 |
Combinatorics of RNA secondary structures Christine Heitsch (Georgia Institute of Technology) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 19, 2008 |
Stochastic mathematical and computational models in microbiology (continued) Peter Kramer (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

October 17, 2007 |
RNA Folding Energy Landscapes in mRNA splicing Shi-Jie Chen (University of Missouri) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 26, 2008 |
Modeling fibrin gel formation: Continuous to discrete Robert Guy (University of California) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

October 24, 2007 |
The role of anionic residues on the salt dependence of the binding of aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases to tRNA: A Poisson-Boltzmann analysis Marcia Fenley (Florida State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

April 02, 2008 |
From neurons to neural networks Jeff Knisley (East Tennessee State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

October 26, 2007 |
Modeling DNA unknotting by type II topoisomerases Mariel Vazquez (San Francisco State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

April 09, 2008 |
Recent advances and challenges in deterministic global optimization Christodoulos Floudas (Princeton University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

November 07, 2007 |
Strong fluctuations and cycling in biological systems Timothy Newman (Arizona State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

April 16, 2008 |
Size and shape of polymers Eric Rawdon (University of St. Thomas) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

November 14, 2007 |
Defining functional distance using manifold embeddings of gene ontology annotations Gilad Lerman (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

May 07, 2008 |
Modeling the genome-wide transient response to stimuli in yeast: adaptation through integral feedback Claudio Altafini (International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA/ISAS)) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

November 28, 2007 |
Graphical invariants and topological indices as biomolecular descriptors Debra Knisley (East Tennessee State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

May 14, 2008 |
Some mathematical issues arising in single and multiple target SELEX Howard Levine (Iowa State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

December 05, 2007 |
The solution of the boundary-value problems for the simulation of transitions of protein conformations Zhijun Wu (Iowa State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

May 21, 2008 |
Anomalous diffusion, tumor growth and random walk models Sergei Fedotov (University of Manchester) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

December 12, 2007 |
Topological analysis of DNA-protein complexes Soojeong Kim (The University of Iowa) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

June 04, 2008 |
Review and discussion of IMA workshop: Quantitative approaches to cell motility and chemotaxis |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

January 09, 2008 |
The solution of the distance geometry problem for protein modeling Zhijun Wu (Iowa State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

June 10, 2008 |
The micromechanics of 3d collagen gels Andrew Stein (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

January 23, 2008 |
Analyzing the protein-protein interaction network Robert Jernigan (Iowa State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

June 18, 2008 |
Single cell mechanics: Mechanics of membranes and cytoskeletal networks Dirk Hartmann (Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

January 30, 2008 |
Combinatorial rigidity and the molecular conjecture Brigitte Servatius (Worcester Polytechnic Institute) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 06, 2008 |
Three topics in the mathematics of molecular and cellular biology Roger Lui (Worcester Polytechnic Institute) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

September 12, 2007 |
Revisiting the salt dependence of the drug-DNA association process: A Poisson-Boltzmann analysis Marcia Fenley (Florida State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 13, 2008 |
Why is the microtubule lattice helical? Imre Jánosi (Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

May 13, 2009 |
Non-ergodicity of the Nosé-Hoover dynamics Frédéric Legoll (École Nationale des Ponts-et-Chaussées) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

May 14, 2009 |
Adaptive methods for efficient sampling. Applications in molecular dynamics Tony Lelievre (Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussees) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

May 22, 2009 |
Adiabatic switching for degenerate ground states Gabriel Stoltz (École Nationale des Ponts-et-Chaussées (ENPC)) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

October 08, 2008 |
A view of outstanding problems in density functional theory Steven Valone (Los Alamos National Laboratory) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

October 15, 2008 |
New efficient algorithms for a general blood tissue transport-metabolism model and stiff differential equations Dexuan Xie (University of Wisconsin) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

November 12, 2008 |
Fermi contact interactions evaluated from hidden relations in the Schrödinger equation Daniel Chipman (University of Notre Dame) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

December 03, 2008 |
Stability of traveling waves in quasi-linear hyperbolic systems with relaxation and diffusion Tong Li (The University of Iowa) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

January 28, 2009 |
Computational strategy options in tackling a problem of molecular excited state dynamics Maurizio Persico (Università di Pisa) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 05, 2009 |
Fast rotating Bose-Einstein condensates in asymmetric harmonic traps Xavier Blanc (Université de Paris VI (Pierre et Marie Curie)) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 13, 2009 |
Surface effect on the quantum size energy levels in semiconductor nanocrystals Alexander Efros (Naval Research Laboratory) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 18, 2009 |
The ground state energy of atoms: Functionals of the one-particle-reduced density matrix and their relation to the full Schrödinger equation Heinz Siedentop (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 25, 2009 |
Effective dynamics using conditional expectations Frédéric Legoll (École Nationale des Ponts-et-Chaussées) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

April 01, 2009 |
Stochastic interacting particle systems models for reaction-diffusion systems: Non-linear kinetics, steady-state bifurcations (phase transitions), reaction fronts James Evans (Iowa State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

October 21, 2009 |
Transition in inertialess flows of viscoelastic fluids: the role of uncertainty Mihailo Jovanovic (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

November 04, 2009 |
On spider-man and film casting: the mathematics of free liquid fibers and films in elongation Thomas Hagen (University of Memphis) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

November 11, 2009 |
Are viscoelastic flows under control or out of control? Michael Renardy (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

November 18, 2009 |
Turbulence transition in shear flows: what can we learn from pipe flow? Bruno Eckhardt (Philipps-Universität Marburg) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

January 21, 2010 |
Tag Team Tutorials: Transport & Mixing in Incompressible Fluid Flows Charles Doering (University of Michigan), Jean-Luc Thiffeault (University of Wisconsin, Madison) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

September 23, 2009 |
Stirring and mixing: Topology, optimization, and walls Jean-Luc Thiffeault (University of Wisconsin, Madison) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

September 30, 2009 |
Transport and collective dynamics in suspensions of swimming microorganisms Michael Graham (University of Wisconsin, Madison) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

October 07, 2009 |
The generalized hydrodynamic theory - transient elasticity and other examples Harald Pleiner (Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 20, 2012 |
Metric Entropy and Applications Wenbo Li (University of Delaware) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 21, 2012 |
Metric Entropy and Applications Wenbo Li (University of Delaware) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 22, 2012 |
Metric Entropy and Applications Wenbo Li (University of Delaware) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 05, 2012 |
Greedy Approximations Vladimir Temlyakov (University of South Carolina) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 06, 2012 |
Greedy Approximations Vladimir Temlyakov (University of South Carolina) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 07, 2012 |
Greedy Approximations Vladimir Temlyakov (University of South Carolina) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

September 16, 2011 |
Oriented skein relation for knot Floer homology and a biological application Candice Price (The University of Iowa) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 08, 2012 |
Two Lectures on Compressive Sensing: Structured Random Matrices in Compressive Sensing Holger Rauhut (Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

September 23, 2011 |
An excursion into Banach space theory Carsten Schuett (Christian-Albrechts Universität Kiel) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 09, 2012 |
Two Lectures on Compressive Sensing: Restricted Isometry Properties of Random Matrices Holger Rauhut (Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

October 05, 2011 |
Solute uptake in vessels with oscillatory walls Leonardo Espin (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 13, 2012 |
Compressed Sensing for Manifold Data Mark Iwen (Duke University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

October 12, 2011 |
Computing Semantic Clusters by Semantic Mirroring and Spectral Graph Partitioning Lars Eldén (Linköping University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 20, 2012 |
Two Tutorial Lectures on Machine Learning Arindam Banerjee (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

October 11, 2011 |
Information passing and collective animal behavior Naomi Leonard (Princeton University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |