March 25, 2014 |
Universality of the Homotopy Interleaving Distance Michael Lesnick (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
2013-2014 Postdoc Seminar Series |

September 24, 2013 |
Cellular Cosheaves Amit Patel (Institute for Advanced Study) |
2013-2014 Postdoc Seminar Series |

March 18, 2014 |
The Truth About How to Get a Job Robert Ghrist (University of Pennsylvania) |
2013-2014 Postdoc Seminar Series |

April 01, 2014 |
Intrinsic Volumes of Random Cubical Complexes Matthew Wright (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
2013-2014 Postdoc Seminar Series |

October 01, 2013 |
What is the Vietoris-Rips Complex for Evenly Spaced Points Around a Circle? Henry Adams (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
2013-2014 Postdoc Seminar Series |

April 15, 2014 |
A Lattice Point Counting Problem relating to the Heisenberg Groups Krystal Taylor (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
2013-2014 Postdoc Seminar Series |

May 16, 2014 |
On the Parametrization and Convergence Speed of Gauss-Newton Method for Nonlinear Inverse Problem Lingyun Qiu (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
On the Parametrization and Convergence Speed of Gauss-Newton Method for Nonlinear Inverse Problem - Lingyun Qiu (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |

September 28, 2015 |
Two-layered Distributed Optimal Control for Energy System Integration Jacquelien Scherpen (Rijksuniversiteit te Groningen) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

September 29, 2015 |
Population Dynamics in Networks: From Queues to PDEs and Control, from P2P to Deferrable Power Loads. Fernando Paganini (Universidad ORT) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

September 29, 2015 |
Shared Information Prakash Narayan (University of Maryland) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

September 29, 2015 |
On the Role of Common Knowledge in Decision Making over Networks Demosthenis Teneketzis (University of Michigan) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

September 29, 2015 |
Stochastic Dynamic Teams and Games with Asymmetric Information Tamer Basar (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

September 30, 2015 |
Zoomable Feedback Amplifiers Rodolphe Sepulchre (University of Cambridge) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

September 30, 2015 |
Distributed Energy Management with Limited Communication Na (Lina) Li (Harvard University) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

September 30, 2015 |
A Control Theoretic Framework for Compositional Analysis and Design of Biomolecular Networks Domitilla Del Vecchio (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

September 30, 2015 |
Heterogeneity in Value-Sensitive Collective Decision-Making Naomi Leonard (Princeton University) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

October 01, 2015 |
Distributed Computing Under Uncertainty Nicola Elia (Iowa State University) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

October 01, 2015 |
Lecture Nuno Martins (University of Maryland) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

October 01, 2015 |
Topological Abstraction and Planning for the Pursuit-Evasion Problem Alberto Speranzon (United Technologies Corporation) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

October 02, 2015 |
Distributed Learning in Graphs Angelia Nedich (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

September 28, 2015 |
Fragility of Networked Systems Munther Dahleh (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

October 02, 2015 |
Universal Laws and Architectures: Theory and Lessons from Brains, Nets, Hearts, Bugs, Grids, Flows, and Zombies John Doyle (California Institute of Technology) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

September 28, 2015 |
Grid of the Future: Is Distributed Control the Answer? Sonja Glavaski (Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E)) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

October 01, 2015 |
Decentralised Design of Distributed Controllers Glenn Vinnicombe (University of Cambridge) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

September 28, 2015 |
Transactive Control & Coordination: A Double-auction Based Approach to Distributed Control and Decision-making Jakob Stoustrup (Aalborg University) |
Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks |

October 20, 2015 |
Supply Disruptions and Optimal Network Structures Utku Ozan Candogan (University of Chicago) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 22, 2015 |
On the Resource/Performance Tradeoff in Large Scale Queueing Systems David Gamarnik (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 20, 2015 |
Low-regret Recommendations Devavrat Shah (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 22, 2015 |
Load Balancing in Large Data Storage Systems Rayadurgam Srikant (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 20, 2015 |
On Detecting Epidemics from Weak Signatures Shie Mannor (Technion-Israel Institute of Technology) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 22, 2015 |
Closed-loop Policies for Extinguishing an Epidemic on a Network John Tsitsiklis (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 20, 2015 |
A Big Data System for Things that Move Damon Wischik (Urban Engines) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 20, 2015 |
Dynamic Pricing in Ride-sharing Platforms Ramesh Johari (Stanford University) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 21, 2015 |
Coevolutionary Modeling in Networks Jeff Shamma (King Abdullah University of Science & Technology) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 21, 2015 |
Clustering in Graphs with Dynamics Carolyn Beck (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 19, 2015 |
An Axiomatic Foundation for Non-Bayesian Learning in Networks Ali Jadbabaie (University of Pennsylvania) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 22, 2015 |
Epidemic Spread in Complex Networks Babak Hassibi (California Institute of Technology) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 21, 2015 |
Asynchronous Optimization in Networks: Novel Algorithms and Improved Performance Bounds Mikael Johansson (Royal Institute of Technology (KTH)) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 21, 2015 |
Resilient Control of Dynamical Flow Networks Giacomo Como (Lund University) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 19, 2015 |
Auction Design and Wireless Spectrum Auctions Bruce Hajek (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 23, 2015 |
Controllability and Network Identification of Complex Systems Jorge Cortes (University of California, San Diego) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 21, 2015 |
Efficiency in Adauctions and Stability in Switched Networks Neil Walton (Universiteit van Amsterdam) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 23, 2015 |
State-dependent Dynamic Networks: A System Theoretic Perspective Mehran Mesbahi (University of Washington) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 19, 2015 |
Dynamical Systems on Point Processes and Geometric Routing in Stochastic Networks Francois Baccelli (The University of Texas at Austin) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 19, 2015 |
Hydrodynamic Limits of Randomized Load Balancing Models Kavita Ramanan (Brown University) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 19, 2015 |
Distributed control and exchange economics: Two approaches to design of network flow dynamics Anders Rantzer (Lund University) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

October 22, 2015 |
Models of Collective Inference Laurent Massoulie (INRIA ) |
Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics |

November 20, 2015 |
Molecular Network Control Through Boolean Canalization David Murrugarra (University of Kentucky) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 18, 2015 |
Identification of Predictive Dynamic Models for Systems Biology Joerg Stelling (ETH Zürich) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 20, 2015 |
Modeling Timing Phenomena in Single-cells: From Phage-induced Lysis to Cell-Division Events Abhyudai Singh (University of Delaware) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 18, 2015 |
In-vivo Feedback Real-time Control of Synthetic Gene Networks Mario di Bernardo (University of Bristol), Diego di Bernardo (Università di Napoli Federico II) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 20, 2015 |
Performance Limitations in Autocatalytic Pathways Milad Siami (Lehigh University) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 17, 2015 |
Excitability and other dynamic behaviors regulating motility Pablo Iglesias (Johns Hopkins University) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 20, 2015 |
A Proof of the Global Attractor Conjecture for General Reaction Networks Gheorghe Craciun (University of Wisconsin, Madison) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 18, 2015 |
Quantifying, Modeling and Predicting Fluctuations of Signal-Activated Gene Expression Brian Munsky (Colorado State University) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 20, 2015 |
Robust Control of Evolutionary Dynamics: Case studies in HIV/Antibody Therapy and Non-small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) Vanessa Jonsson (California Institute of Technology) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 17, 2015 |
Mammalian Synthetic Biology: Circuit Design Principles and Therapeutic Applications Leonidas Bleris (University of Texas at Dallas) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 20, 2015 |
Graph Theory for Systems Biology: Interval Graphs, Motifs, and Pattern Recognition John Jungck (University of Delaware) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 17, 2015 |
Predictability of Gene Network Evolution Gabor Balazsi (State University of New York, Stony Brook (SUNY)) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 20, 2015 |
Stochastic Analysis of Biochemical Reaction Networks with Absolute Concentration Robustness German Enciso (University of California) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 16, 2015 |
Universal Laws and Architectures: Theory and Lessons from Brains, Nets, Hearts, Bugs, Grids, Flows, and Zombies John Doyle (California Institute of Technology) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 19, 2015 |
Design Principles of Proliferative Control Arthur Lander (University of California) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 20, 2015 |
Study of Emergent Transport Properties of Molecular Motor Ensemble Using Novel Computational Approach Shreyas Bhaban (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 16, 2015 |
Cybergenetics Mustafa Khammash (ETH Zürich) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 19, 2015 |
Systems Describing the Tumor Microenvironment: A Geometric Optimal Control Approach Urszula Ledzewicz (Southern Illinois University) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 16, 2015 |
Cell-free Transcription-translation: Prototyping Parts and Gene Circuits in Vitro Vincent Noireaux (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 19, 2015 |
Biological Networks Associated to Biological Questions Avner Friedman (The Ohio State University) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 16, 2015 |
Anticipators and Procrastinators: Cellular Decision Making in Multivariate Environments Hana El-Samad (University of California, San Francisco) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 18, 2015 |
An Evolutionary Perspective of the p53 Network Joao Hespanha (University of California) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 16, 2015 |
Understanding Signal Propagation through Cellular Networks Herbert Sauro (University of Washington) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 19, 2015 |
Mass Transfer of Drug Delivery and Bacterial Therapy to Tumors Neil Forbes (University of Massachusetts) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 16, 2015 |
Regulatory Networks in Synthetic Microbial Consortia Matthew Bennett (Rice University) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 17, 2015 |
Control of Disease-related Signal Transduction Networks Reka Albert (The Pennsylvania State University) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 17, 2015 |
Criticality and Adaptivity in Enzymatic Networks Ruth Williams (University of California, San Diego) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 20, 2015 |
Optimizing Deep Brain Stimulation for Suppression of Pathological Oscillations in Parkinson's Disease Theoden Netoff (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 18, 2015 |
Inferring Genome-Wide Interaction Networks from Genomic Data Mathukumalli Vidyasagar (University of Texas) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 20, 2015 |
Cell Fate Reprogramming by Control of Intracellular Network Dynamics Jorge G. T. Zañudo (The Pennsylvania State University) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 20, 2015 |
Model-guided Design of a Synthetic Signaling Switch Casim Sarkar (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 17, 2015 |
Characterizing the Genotype-Phenotype Map and Its Evolution: A Radically New Strategy Michael Savageau (University of California) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

November 19, 2015 |
Uncovering the Mechanisms and Physiological Roles of Non-monotonic Response Dynamics in Bacterial Stress Response and Differentiation Oleg Igoshin (Rice University) |
Biological Systems and Networks |

January 28, 2016 |
Convex Optimization & Parsimony of L_p-balls Representation Jean Lasserre (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 28, 2016 |
Tensor Low-Rank Completion and Invariance of the Tucker Core Shuzhong Zhang (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 28, 2016 |
Dynamics-based Information Extraction: A Hybrid Systems Approach Necmiye Ozay (University of Michigan) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 26, 2016 |
Applying Subgradient Methods -- and Accelerated Gradient Methods -- to Efficiently Solve General Convex, Conic Optimization Problems James Renegar (Cornell University) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 29, 2016 |
Entropic and Displacement Interpolation of Densities: A Computational Approach Based on the Hilbert Metric Tryphon Georgiou |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 25, 2016 |
Eigenvectors of Tensors Bernd Sturmfels (University of California, Berkeley) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 27, 2016 |
Level-set Methods for Convex Optimization Michael Friedlander (University of California) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 26, 2016 |
Optimal Experimental Design with Polynomial Optimization Didier Henrion (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 28, 2016 |
Convex Geometry for Structured Signal Recovery: New Results in Super-Resolution and Total Variation Minimization Weiyu Xu (The University of Iowa) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 26, 2016 |
Optimal Gradient Methods for Nonlinear Optimization Hongchao Zhang (Louisiana State University) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 27, 2016 |
Globally Optimal and Robust k-means Clustering via Convex Optimization Rachel Ward (The University of Texas at Austin) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 26, 2016 |
Your Dreams May Come True with MTP2... Caroline Uhler (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 29, 2016 |
Linear System Theory and Semidefinite Representations of Atomic Norms Lieven Vandenberghe (University of California, Los Angeles) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 26, 2016 |
Stochastic Dynamical Modeling: Structured Matrix Completion of Partially Available Statistics Mihailo Jovanovic (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 28, 2016 |
Finding Planted Subgraphs using the Schur-Horn Relaxation Venkat Chandrasekaran (California Institute of Technology) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 25, 2016 |
Revisiting Nesterov’s Acceleration Sébastien Bubeck (Microsoft) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 27, 2016 |
Crouzeix's Conjecture Michael Overton (New York University) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 27, 2016 |
Grothendieck Constant and Structured Matrix Computations Lek-Heng Lim (University of Chicago) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 25, 2016 |
Conjugate Interior Point Method for Large-Scale Problems Aleksandr Aravkin (University of Washington) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 27, 2016 |
Low-rank Matrix Completion under Monotonic Transformation Laura Balzano (University of Michigan) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |