Past Colloquia

Speaker & Affiliation Topic of Talk
Prof Persi Diaconis
Stanford University
On Adding a List of Numbers (and Other Determinantal Point Process)
Andrey Dovzhenok
Indiana University -
Purdue University at Indianapolis
Bistability and Hysteresis at the Depolarization Block in Neurons: A Modeling Study
Prof Daniel Forger
University of Michigan
Jetlag: Optimal Light Treatments for Re-entrainment in Minimum Time
Prof Andrew Lorent
University of Cincinnati
Functions whose symmetric part of gradient agree, the Beltrami equation and Stoilow factorization
Prof David Swigon
University of Pittsburgh
Biological Implications of DNA Topology and Elasticity
Prof Gunther Uhlmann
University of Washington
Inside-Out: Inverse Problems

Prof Jeremy Tyson
University of Illinois
at Urbana-Champaign

Distortion of dimension by Sobolev and 
quasiconformal mappings

Prof Renming Song
University of Illinois
at Urbana-Champaign

Potential Theory of Subordinate 
Brownian Motions

Prof Nikolaos Tzirakis
University of Illinois
at Urbana-Champaign

The initial and boundary value problem
for the cubic nonlinear
Schrödinger equation

Prof Peter J Sternberg
Indiana University

A degenerate isoperimetric problem leading to traveling waves for a Hamiltonian system

Prof Marc G Genton
King Abdullah University of
Science and Technology

Tukey g-and-h Random Fields

Prof Ying Sun
King Abdullah University of
Science and Technology

Approximating Likelihoods for Large Environmental Datasets

2016 - 2017

Prof Stephen Cantrell
University of Miami
Persistence in Models for Intraguild Predation
Prof Davar Khoshnevisan
University of Utah 
A Multifractal Analysis of Parabolic SPDEs
Prof Thomas Fai
Harvard University 
Vesicle Transport into Dendritic Spines and the Lubricated Immersed Boundary Method
Prof Vilmos Komornik
University of Strasbourg (France)
Topological and Fractal Properties of Non-integer Base Expansions
Prof Jean-Michel Coron
Universite Pierre et Marie Curie 
Small-time Global Controllability of the Navier-Stokes Equation with the Navier Slip Boundary Conditions
Prof Alexey Kuznetsov
York University
The hitchhiker's guide to Levy processes
Prof Sujit K Ghosh
North Carolina State University and SAMSI
Nonparametric Models for Gaussian Processes with Applications to Spatial and Longitudinal Data
Prof Philip Maini
Wolfson Centre for Mathematical Biology
University of Oxford
Modelling Collective Cell Movement
Dr Saed Alsayigh
Candidate's Talk
Provable Secure PAKE Based on RLWE
Dr Seungki Kim
Korea Institute of Advanced Study
A study of lattice reduction algorithm
Fiona Knoll
Clemson University
Candidate's Talk
Precise Dimensions that Guarantee a Transformation that Preserves the Euclidean Distance
Prof Jan Wehr
University of Arizona
Time Scale Interaction in Diffusive Systems - Experiment and Mathematics
Prof Elizabeth Strouse
University of Bordeaux, France
Special matrices and measures, Eigenvalues, and integrals
Prof Jan Rosinski
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
On the interlinks between Gaussian
and Poissonian infinitely divisible

Prof Edward L Boone
Virginia Commonwealth University,
Richmond, VA

Determining Tolerable Dosage Regions
with Synergistic and Inhibitory Effects