February 27, 2018 |
Orienting and switching liquid crystals with films from carbon nanotube sheets Giusy Scalia (University of Luxembourg) |
Liquid Crystals, Metamaterials, Transformation Optics, Photonic Crystals, and Solar Cells |

March 02, 2018 |
Nematic liquid crystals with variable degree of orientation Ricardo Nochetto (University of Maryland) |
Liquid Crystals, Metamaterials, Transformation Optics, Photonic Crystals, and Solar Cells |

May 15, 2018 |
Controlled Sensing in Social Networks Vikram Krishnamurthy (Cornell University) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 16, 2018 |
Sensitivity Analysis for Reflected Diffusions in Convex Polyhedral Domains Kavita Ramanan (Brown University) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 16, 2018 |
Asymptotically Optimal Inventory Control for Assemble-to-Order Systems Martin Reiman (Columbia University) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 16, 2018 |
Dynamic Market Prices for Call Centers with Co-Sourcing Subject to Non-stationary Demand Sherwin Doroudi (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 16, 2018 |
We are on the Way: Analysis of On-Demand Ride-Hailing Systems Guangwen Kong (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 17, 2018 |
Ergodic properties of Lévy-driven SDEs arising from multiclass many-server networks, and ergodic control of a related class of jump diffusions Aristotle Arapostathis (The University of Texas at Austin) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 17, 2018 |
The Method of Chaining for Many Server Queues Guodong Pang (The Pennsylvania State University) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 15, 2018 |
A Dirichlet Process Characterization of RBM in a Wedge Joshua Reed (New York University) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 18, 2018 |
The Electric Power Grid: Potential Problems with Renewable Sources and New Types of Loads Michael Polis (Oakland University) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 18, 2018 |
Fluid Models of Parallel Service Systems under FCFS Hanqin Zhang (National University of Singapore) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 17, 2018 |
An Averaging Principle for Two-Time-Scale Functional Diffusions Fuke Wu (Huazhong University of Science and Technology) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 18, 2018 |
The Value of Price Discrimination in Large Random Networks Ankur Mani (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 14, 2018 |
Steady-state convergence Jim Dai (Cornell University) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 14, 2018 |
Mathematicothermodynamics Hong Qian (University of Washington) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 17, 2018 |
Seminar: Data Recovery, Information Revealing, Tensor Completion and Optimization Shuzhong Zhang (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 15, 2018 |
Control Policies Approaching HGI Performance in Heavy Traffic for Resource Sharing Networks Amarjit Budhiraja (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill) |
Queueing and Networks |

May 15, 2018 |
A Network Model for Financial Systemic Risk David Yao (Columbia University) |
Queueing and Networks |

April 20, 2018 |
A Path to Industry: Some things you can do today to succeed tomorrow Tatiana Yarmola (J.P. Morgan AG) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

September 14, 2017 |
ExxonMobil networking event for Ph.D. students Jeremy Bedard (ExxonMobil) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

April 13, 2018 |
A Field Guide to Data Science in the Wild Dan Atkins (Optum) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

April 27, 2018 |
Data Science in Risk Underwriting and Pricing: Challenges and Opportunities Guy-vanie Miakonkana (Travelers Insurance) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

November 10, 2017 |
Two Problems In Third-Party Logistics: Finding Customers, and Moving Their Freight Efficiently Brian Kreeger (CH Robinson), Elena Yudovina (CH Robinson) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

November 17, 2017 |
Mathematics Careers at the National Security Agency Gail Letzter (National Security Agency) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

January 26, 2018 |
A Tour of Precision Agriculture with Drones, Remote Sensing, and Mathematics Bryan Poling (Sentek Systems LLC) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

September 08, 2017 |
Applied Mathematics for Some Industrial Problems Mouhacine Benosman (Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

May 01, 2018 |
Application of artificial intelligence to the standard 12 lead ECG to identify people with left ventricular dysfunction Zachi Attia (Mayo Clinic) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

November 03, 2017 |
Graph Analytics for Bank Compliance Christos Boutsidis (Goldman Sachs) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

October 06, 2017 |
Neural net word embeddings: What was old is new again Jeremy Bellay (Battelle) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

October 13, 2017 |
Utilizing Numerical Optimization to Improve the Utility of Data-Based Forecasting Models Genetha Gray (Intel Corporation) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

January 19, 2018 |
Why Data Science Fails Scott Ernst (When I Work) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

March 09, 2018 |
Industrial Analytics – a Balanced Approach Girija Parthasarathy (Honeywell) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

December 01, 2017 |
Solving Nonlinear and Time-Dependent Equations for the Department of Energy Carol Woodward (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

March 23, 2018 |
Use of Quantitative Methods to Support Keytruda Dose Selection Anna Kondic (Merck & Co, Inc.) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

September 29, 2017 |
Job Searching Steps 1 and 2: Strategies for Applying and Interviewing Whitney Moore (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

April 17, 2018 |
Population Genomics of Host-microbiome Interactions Ran Blekhman (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

March 20, 2018 |
Accelerated Gradient PDE's: The active contour case Anthony Yezzi (Georgia Institute of Technology) |
Data Science Seminar |

December 08, 2017 |
Optimal Prediction in the Linearly Transformed Spiked Model William Leeb (Princeton University) |
Data Science Seminar |

November 28, 2017 |
Online Change-point Detection in High Dimensional Gaussian Graphical Models Hossein Keshavarz (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

September 19, 2017 |
Quadratic Assignment on Different Data Models Soledad Villar (New York University) |
Data Science Seminar |

April 24, 2018 |
Sketchy decisions: Low-rank convex matrix optimization with optimal storage Joel Tropp (California Institute of Technology) |
Data Science Seminar |

October 24, 2017 |
Optimal Control of Nonholonomic Mechanical Systems Stuart Rogers (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

October 10, 2017 |
Community Structure in Stochastic Networks Chao Gao (University of Chicago) |
Data Science Seminar |

October 31, 2017 |
Multireference Alignment without Alignment Nicolas Boumal (Princeton University) |
Data Science Seminar |

April 23, 2018 |
Applied Random Matrix Theory Joel Tropp (California Institute of Technology) |
Data Science Seminar |

April 26, 2018 |
Phase transitions and conic geometry Joel Tropp (California Institute of Technology) |
Data Science Seminar |

April 10, 2018 |
Human Activity Computing from Inside-out and Outside-in Visual Data Hyun Soo Park (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

December 12, 2017 |
New Progress on Stochastic Variance-Reduced Methods in Machine Learning: Adaptive Restart and Distributed Optimization Qihang Lin (The University of Iowa) |
Data Science Seminar |

February 06, 2018 |
Bandwidth selection for kernel density estimators of multivariate level sets and highest density regions Charles Doss (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

February 20, 2018 |
Mixed 0-1 linear programs with uncertain objectives: A data-driven approach Guanglin Xu (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

May 08, 2018 |
Objective Functionals of Machine Learning on Graphs and their Continuum Limits Dejan Slepcev (Carnegie Mellon University) |
Data Science Seminar |

November 21, 2017 |
Application of Fluid Dynamics to the Cardiovascular Surgery: Mathematical Science for the Profound Insight into Cardiovascular Disease and for the Surgical Planning Keiichi Itatani (Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine) |
Data Science Seminar |

October 03, 2017 |
Deep Compressed Sensing Paul Hand (Rice University) |
Data Science Seminar |

January 16, 2018 |
Distributed and Learning Based Methods for Optimizing Non-convex Problems Mingyi Hong (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

May 01, 2018 |
Application of artificial intelligence to the standard 12 lead ECG to identify people with left ventricular dysfunction Zachi Attia |
Data Science Seminar |

September 26, 2017 |
Lipschitz bounds for general convolutional neural networks Dongmian Zou (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

March 27, 2018 |
Primal-Dual Optimization Algorithms Over Riemannian Manifolds: An Iteration Complexity Analysise Junyu Zhang (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

June 05, 2018 |
Mathematical Modeling of Urban Air Quality: A Case Study for Medellin, Colombia Olga Lucia Quintero Montoya (Universidad EAFIT) |
Data Science Seminar |

January 30, 2018 |
Implicit Regularization in Nonconvex Statistical Estimation Yuxin Chen (Princeton University) |
Data Science Seminar |

June 05, 2018 |
Population models as partial observations of genealogical models Thomas Kurtz (University of Wisconsin, Madison) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 08, 2018 |
SDEs and SDDEs in population dynamics Chenggui Yuan (Swansea University) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 05, 2018 |
From Signaling to Movement -- Mathematical and Computational Problems in Cell Motility Hans Othmer (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 08, 2018 |
Parallel in time steady state averaging of multi-scale biochemical reaction kinetics Ting Wang (University of Delaware) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 05, 2018 |
Matrix models for the Darwinian dynamics of structured populations and some applications to the threat of extinction from climate change Jim Cushing (University of Arizona) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 05, 2018 |
Large deviations for models in Systems Biology Lea Popovic (Concordia University) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 05, 2018 |
Multiscale stochastic reaction-diffusion algorithms for biochemical networks Hye-Won Kang (University of Maryland Baltimore County) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 06, 2018 |
Techniques for Model Comparison for Stochastic Models: CTMC,SDE, RDE H.T. Banks (North Carolina State University) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 06, 2018 |
The Probability and Duration of Epidemics in Stochastic Multistage or Multigroup Models Linda Allen (Texas Tech University) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 06, 2018 |
Role of epigenetics in cancer drug resistance Jasmine Foo (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 07, 2018 |
Chronic Hepatitis B virus and Liver fibrosis Avner Friedman (The Ohio State University) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 07, 2018 |
The Insulin Signaling Pathway and Growth Regulation Peter Bates (Michigan State University) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 04, 2018 |
Persistence and extinction of some stochastic Kolmogorov systems Dang Hai Nguyen (Wayne State University) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 04, 2018 |
Dynamic bifurcations in smooth and non-smooth systems with forcing and delays Rachel Kuske (Georgia Institute of Technology) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 04, 2018 |
Optimal control techniques for management strategies in biological models Suzanne Lenhart (University of Tennessee) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 04, 2018 |
Asymptotic behaviour of a neural field lattice model with a Heaviside operator Peter Kloeden (Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 04, 2018 |
Lattice Models with complex interaction structures Xiaoying (Maggie) Han (Auburn University) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 07, 2018 |
Population Systems: Stochastic versus Deterministic Xuerong Mao (University of Strathclyde) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 07, 2018 |
Coexistence and extinction for stochastic difference equations Sebastian Schreiber (University of California, Davis) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 04, 2018 |
Asymptotic harvesting of populations in random environments Alexandru Hening (Tufts University) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 08, 2018 |
Multi-scale Dynamics and Information: Data Driven and Random Dynamical Systems Navaratnam Sri Namachivaya (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) |
Ecological and Biological Systems |

June 15, 2018 |
On A Corporate Bond Pricing Model With Credit Rating Migration Risks and Stochastic Interest Rate Hong-Ming Yin (Washington State University) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 11, 2018 |
Predictable forward performance processes: The binomial case Thaleia Zariphopoulou (The University of Texas at Austin) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 13, 2018 |
Large tournament games Jaksa Cvitanic (California Institute of Technology) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 11, 2018 |
Portfolio Optimization Problems for Models with Delays Tao Pang (North Carolina State University) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 15, 2018 |
Optimal Asset Allocation with Stochastic Interest Rates in Regime-Switching Models Ruihua Liu (University of Dayton) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 12, 2018 |
Model Uncertainty Stochastic Mean-Field Control with Applications to Finance Bernt Oksendal (University of Oslo) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 12, 2018 |
Variance Swaps on Time-Changed Markov Processes Roger Lee (University of Chicago) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 11, 2018 |
The value of foresight Philip Ernst (Rice University) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 12, 2018 |
Optimal Extraction and Taxation of Strategic Natural Resources: A Differential Game Approach Moustapha Pemy (Towson State University) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 11, 2018 |
Stock Loan Valuation Under Brownian Motion-Based and Markov Chain Stock Models David Prager (Anderson University) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 12, 2018 |
Exit problem driven by alpha-stable process and its PDE characterization Qingshuo Song (City University of Hong Kong) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 15, 2018 |
Efficient Simulation of Generalized SABR and Stochastic Local Volatility Models Duy Nguyen (Marist College) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 13, 2018 |
Stopping Behaviors of Naive and Non-Committed Sophisticated Agents Xunyu Zhou (Columbia University) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 13, 2018 |
Portfolio diversification and model uncertainty: a robust dynamic mean-variance approach Huyen Pham (Université de Paris VII (Denis Diderot)) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 14, 2018 |
Nonlinear Valuation in Theory and Practice Dilip Madan (University of Maryland) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 14, 2018 |
Derivatives Pricing in Nonlinear Models Tom Bielecki (Illinois Institute of Technology) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 14, 2018 |
Valuing Equity-Linked Insurance Products Hailiang Yang (University of Hong Kong) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 11, 2018 |
Optimal Execution Problem under McKean-Vlasov Liquidity Dynamics Jin Ma (University of Southern California) |
Financial and Economic Applications |

June 13, 2018 |
Viscosity Solutions to Parabolic Master Equations Jianfeng Zhang (University of Southern California) |
Financial and Economic Applications |