May 15, 2017 |
How Quantum Physics Democratized Music: A Meditation on Physics and Technology Michael Berry (University of Bristol) |
Public Lecture Series |

May 15, 2017 |
Panel discussion |
Smart Urban Transportation Forum |

May 15, 2017 |
Minimizing Collective Fuel Use by the Centralized Coordination of Vehicle Platoons Jeffrey Larson (Argonne National Laboratory) |
Smart Urban Transportation Forum |

May 15, 2017 |
Spatial Big Data: A keystone for Smart Urban Transportation Shashi Shekhar (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Smart Urban Transportation Forum |

May 15, 2017 |
The Effect of Data and Analytics on Smart Mobility and Transportation System Jiaqi Ma (Ford Motor Company) |
Smart Urban Transportation Forum |

May 15, 2017 |
Fundamental Characteristics of Urban Transportation Services Anton Kleywegt (Georgia Institute of Technology) |
Smart Urban Transportation Forum |

May 15, 2017 |
Highway Traffic Smoothing Via Trajectory Control of Connected and Automated Vehicles Xiaopeng Li (University of South Florida) |
Smart Urban Transportation Forum |

May 15, 2017 |
A Truck Parking Availability Notification System Based on Computer Vision Nikolaos Papanikolopoulos (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Smart Urban Transportation Forum |

May 15, 2017 |
Fast Forwarding to a World of On-Demand Air Transportation Jon Petersen (Uber) |
Smart Urban Transportation Forum |

May 15, 2017 |
Models and Algorithms for the Operation and Design of Bike-Sharing Systems David Shmoys (Cornell University) |
Smart Urban Transportation Forum |

May 11, 2017 |
Eigenvalue Problems in Inverse Scattering Theory for Inhomogeneous Media Fioralba Cakoni (Rutgers, The State University Of New Jersey) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

May 09, 2017 |
A Well-Tempered Landscape for Non-convex Robust Subspace Recovery Tyler Maunu (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

May 05, 2017 |
A Multivariate Hawkes process with Gaps in Observations Triet Le (National Geospatial Intelligence Agency) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

May 02, 2017 |
Using Cover-Trees and Friends for Machine Learning with the CDER algorithm Abraham Smith (University of Wisconsin-Stout) |
Data Science Seminar |

May 02, 2017 |
Soliton Dynamics in Broadband Nonlinear Waveguides and Soliton-like Behavior in Two-pulse Collisions in Linear Waveguides Quan Nguyen (Vietnam National University) |
Postdoc Seminar Series |

April 28, 2017 |
Homogenization of the eigenvalues of the Neumann-Poincaré operator Charles Dapogny (Université Grenoble-Alpes) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 28, 2017 |
Creating Band Gaps in Photonic Crystals Robert Lipton (Louisiana State University) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 27, 2017 |
Quantum materials: insights from near field nano-optics Dimitri Basov (Columbia University) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 27, 2017 |
Novel materials in silicon photonics: Quantum and classical applications Avik Dutt (Columbia University) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 27, 2017 |
Novel nanophotonic light sources Marin Soljacic (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 27, 2017 |
Photonic Topological Physics in Two- and Three-dimensions Mikael Rechtsman (The Pennsylvania State University) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 27, 2017 |
Adaptive compression method for the Fock operator, and more Lin Lin (University of California, Berkeley) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 26, 2017 |
Pathological scattering in a linear slow-light layered medium Stephen Shipman (Louisiana State University) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 26, 2017 |
Resonance Induced Transmission Through Subwavelength Hole Arrays Guy Bouchitte (Université de Toulon et du Var) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 26, 2017 |
Maximal Length Spectral Gaps for Periodic Schroedinger Operators Braxton Osting (The University of Utah) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 26, 2017 |
The Spectral Theory of the Neumann-Poincare Operator and Plasmon Resonance Hyeonbae Kang (Inha University) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 25, 2017 |
AFEABIC: An adaptive finite element library for Kohn-Sham and time-dependent Kohn-Sham equations Guanghui Hu (University of Macau) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 25, 2017 |
A Multi-Scale Model for Optical Responses of Nano-Structures Songting Luo (Iowa State University) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 25, 2017 |
Large-scale Optimization for Photonic Design Steven Johnson (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 25, 2017 |
Fast Algorithm for Estimating Optical Absorption Spectrum in Linear Response TDDFT Chao Yang (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 24, 2017 |
Mathematical and numerical treatment of plasmonic waves at corners of metals and metamaterials Anne-Sophie Bonnet-BenDhia (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 24, 2017 |
Topological Transport of Phonons at the Nanoscale Florian Marquardt (Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 24, 2017 |
Entangled Photon Generation via Biexciton in a Thin Film Hiroshi Ajiki (Tokyo Denki University) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 24, 2017 |
Light scattering from complex materials: The influence of correlations in the disorder Remi Carminati (École Supérieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielles de la Ville de Paris (ESPCI)) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 24, 2017 |
Optics, Plasmonics and Excitonics: Connecting Fundamental Theory to Experiments and Applications George Schatz (Northwestern University) |
Emerging Topics in Optics |

April 21, 2017 |
Taking Machine Learning to Production: A View From the Trenches Yoni Acriche (eBay) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

April 20, 2017 |
Nonparaxial Near-Nondiffracting Acclerating Optical Beams Ting Zhou (Northeastern University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

April 18, 2017 |
Exploiting Data-Sparse Structures in Numerical Linear Algebra Yuanzhe Xi (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

April 13, 2017 |
Finite Element Methods for Simulation of Surface Plasmon Polaritons on 2D Materials Matthias Maier (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

April 12, 2017 |
Current Trends in Nonlinear Photonics Alejandro Aceves (Southern Methodist University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

April 11, 2017 |
Dirichlet Graph Partitions Braxton Osting (The University of Utah) |
Data Science Seminar |

April 06, 2017 |
Dispersion Engineering through Localized Resonance Robert Lipton (Louisiana State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

April 04, 2017 |
Numerical Analysis of Nonlocal Fracture Models Prashant Jha (Louisiana State University) |
Postdoc Seminar Series |

March 30, 2017 |
Maximal Length Spectral Gaps for Helmholtz Operators Braxton Osting (The University of Utah) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 24, 2017 |
Machine Learning in Oil and Gas: Challenges and Opportunities Niranjan Subrahmanya (ExxonMobil) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

March 23, 2017 |
Algebraic and Computational Aspects of Tensors Ke Ye (University of Chicago) |
Data Science Seminar |

March 23, 2017 |
Spectrum of the Neumann-Poincare Operator for Domains with Corners Eric Bonnetier (Université Grenoble-Alpes) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 21, 2017 |
Improved Passive Microwave Retrievals of Precipitation from Space Using Sparse Approximation Ardeshir Ebtehaj (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

March 21, 2017 |
Nearly cloaking for the elasticity system with residual stress Yi-Hsuan Lin (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology) |
Postdoc Seminar Series |

March 17, 2017 |
Pulse Reflections in a Random Waveguide with a Turning Point Liliana Borcea (University of Michigan) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 17, 2017 |
Short-Time Behavior of the Exciton-Polariton Equations Stephen Shipman (Louisiana State University) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 16, 2017 |
Superlensing with Hyperbolic Metamaterials Eric Bonnetier (Université Grenoble-Alpes) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 16, 2017 |
Engineering Wave Dispersion Through Localized Resonance Inside Sub-wavelength Structured Media Robert Lipton (Louisiana State University) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 16, 2017 |
Unconventional optical forces with topological protection and GHz dispersion enhancement Zheng Wang (The University of Texas at Austin) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 16, 2017 |
The Bulk-Boundary Correspondence in Aperiodic Systems: A K-Theoretic Approach Emil Prodan (Yeshiva University) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 16, 2017 |
Structure understanding of materials by discrete geometric analysis Motoko Kotani (Tohoku University) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 15, 2017 |
Photonic Hypercrystals Evgeniy Narimanov (Purdue University) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 15, 2017 |
Super-Coulombic dipole-dipole interactions in hyperbolic metamaterials Ward Newman (Purdue University) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 15, 2017 |
Nonlinear Phenomena in Metamaterials Ildar Gabitov (University of Arizona) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 15, 2017 |
Alternative plasmonic materials and chalcogenides for photonic applications Ross McPhedran (University of Sydney) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 15, 2017 |
Topological one-way fiber of second Chern number Ling Lu (Chinese Academy of Sciences) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 14, 2017 |
Optical Weyl points and Fermi arc-like surface states Mikael Rechtsman (The Pennsylvania State University) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 14, 2017 |
Scattering, transformation acoustics and non-reciprocal wave propagation Andrew Norris (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 14, 2017 |
Cloaking and superlensing using negative index materials. Hoai Minh Nguyen (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 14, 2017 |
From Virtual Photons to Quantum Pinwheels: Fluctuation Effects in Nanophotonics Steven Johnson (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 14, 2017 |
Surprises from Maxwell's equations: Universal Spin-Momentum Locking and Giant Vacuum Friction Zubin Jacob (Purdue University) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 13, 2017 |
Optical Invisibility Cloaking Martin Wegener (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 13, 2017 |
From Homogenization to Linear Dispersion Relations in Periodic Structures Ying Wu (King Abdullah University of Science & Technology) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 13, 2017 |
Spinning Topology in Ordered and Amorphous Mechanical Gyro-materials William Irvine (University of Chicago) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 13, 2017 |
Wave Control with Mathias Fink (École Supérieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielles de la Ville de Paris (ESPCI)) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 13, 2017 |
Dynamic Materials as Spatial-Temporal Entities: Physical Effects and Mathematical Specifics Konstantin Lurie (Worcester Polytechnic Institute) |
Novel Optical Materials |

March 10, 2017 |
The Generalization Performance of the Random Fourier Features Method Anna Gilbert (University of Michigan) |
Data Science Seminar |

March 09, 2017 |
Magic with Group Testing Anna Gilbert (University of Michigan) |
Public Lecture Series |

March 09, 2017 |
Inverse Source Problems for Wave Propagation Peijun Li (Purdue University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 08, 2017 |
Computing Spectra Without Solving Eigenvalue Problems Douglas Arnold (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 07, 2017 |
PDE Scaling Limits in Semi-Supervised Learning Jeff Calder (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

March 07, 2017 |
Lattice Traveling Waves in Hamiltonian Systems and Energy Criteria for their Stability Haitao Xu (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Postdoc Seminar Series |

March 02, 2017 |
A Modification of Schiffer's Conjecture and a Proof Via Finite Elements Nilima Nigam (Simon Fraser University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 28, 2017 |
Methods and Applications for Precision Microbiome Quantitation Dan Knights (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

February 28, 2017 |
Analysis of Maxwell's Equations in Passive Layered Media Robert Viator (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Postdoc Seminar Series |

February 23, 2017 |
Recursive Integral Eigenvalue Solver with Cayley Transformation Jiguang Sun (Michigan Technological University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 21, 2017 |
“Big Data” in Image Analysis Thomas Pengo (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

February 21, 2017 |
An Eigensystem Approach to the Low-wavenumber Expansion of Willis' Effective Constitutive Relations in Periodic Media Shixu Meng (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Postdoc Seminar Series |

February 17, 2017 |
Mathematics of Super-resolution in Resonant Media Hai Zhang (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |

February 17, 2017 |
Inverse Source Problems for Wave Propagation Peijun Li (Purdue University) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |

February 16, 2017 |
Mathematical Studies of Extraordinary Field Enhancement in Subwavelength Structures Junshan Lin (Auburn University) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |

February 16, 2017 |
Inverse problems in Acousto-Optic Tomography Francis Chung (University of Kentucky) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |

February 16, 2017 |
Identification of an Inclusion in Multifrequency Electrical Impedance Tomography Faouzi Triki (Université Grenoble-Alpes) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |

February 16, 2017 |
Singular Values of the Attenuated Photoacoustic Imaging Operator Otmar Scherzer (University of Vienna ) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |

February 15, 2017 |
Nonlinear Quantitative Photoacoustic Tomography with Two-photon Absorption Kui Ren (The University of Texas at Austin) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |

February 15, 2017 |
Homogenization of a Transmission Problem Shari Moskow (Drexel University) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |

February 15, 2017 |
In vivo 3-photon Imaging of the Mouse Brain Chris Xu (Cornell University) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |

February 15, 2017 |
Stekloff Eigenvalues in Inverse Scattering David Colton (University of Delaware) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |

February 14, 2017 |
Travel Time Tomography and Boundary Rigidity Gunther Uhlmann (University of Washington) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |

February 14, 2017 |
Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Microscopy: Inverse Scattering for Optical Coherence Tomography P. Scott Carney (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |

February 14, 2017 |
Correlations in optical speckles: Surprises in an old topic Remi Carminati (École Supérieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielles de la Ville de Paris (ESPCI)) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |

February 14, 2017 |
Unique Continuation, Uniqueness and Optimization for Biomechanical Imaging Viscoelastic Models Joyce Mclaughlin (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |

February 13, 2017 |
Inverse Problems and Harry Potter's Cloak Gunther Uhlmann (University of Washington) |
Public Lecture Series |

February 13, 2017 |
Eigenvalues in Inverse Scattering Theory for Inhomogeneous Media Fioralba Cakoni (Rutgers, The State University Of New Jersey) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |

February 13, 2017 |
X ray Scattering and Phase Retrieval Stefano Marchesini (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory) |
Optical Imaging and Inverse Problems |