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Colloquia and Seminars

2017-2018 Mathematics Colloquium Schedule

COORDINATES
SPEAKER & TITLE
August 31
3:30 PM
SDRICH 207
David Kerr (Texas A&M)
Entropy in Dynamics


September 14
3:30 PM
SDRICH 207
Marcelo Disconzi (Vanderbilt University)
Viscous Fluids in General Relativity


October 11
3:30 PM
SDRICH 207
Frank Morgan (Williams College)
The Isoperimetric Problem with Density


October 31
3:30 PM
SDRICH 207
Alain Bensoussan (UT Dallas)
Systems of Quasilinear Parabolic Equations in Rn and Systems of Quadratic BSDE


November 9
3:30 PM
SDRICH 207
Lotfi Hermi (Florida International University)
Isoperimetric Inequalities for Wedge-Like Domains


December 5
2:00 PM
SDRICH 207
Bertram Duering (University of Sussex)
Title: A Lagrangian Scheme for the Solution of Nonlinear Diffusion Equations


January 18
3:30 PM
SDRICH 207
Ken Ono (Emory University)
Title: Polya's Program for the Riemann Hypothesis and Related Problems


February 22
3:30 PM
SDRICH 207
Rudi Weikard (University of Alabama Birmingham)
Title: Spectral Theory for Systems of Ordinary Differential Equations with Distributional Coefficients


February 26
3:30 PM
SDRICH 344
Ridgway Scott (University of Chicago & Rice University)
Title: Automated Modeling with FEniCS


March 1
3:30 PM
BSB D109
Susan Abernathy (Angelo-State University)
Title: Knot and Tangle Embedding (AWM Lecture)


March 15
3:30 PM
SDRICH 207
Maddie Locus Dawsey (Emory University)
Title: Densities of subsets of prime numbers


April 12
4:00 PM
SDRICH 207
Alpar Meszaros (UCLA)
Title: Nonlinear cross-diffusion systems: an optimal transport approach


April 17
2:00 PM
SDRICH 207
Barry Simon (Caltech)
Title: Heinävarra’s Proof of the Dobsch-Donoghue Theorem on the Local Form of Loewner Theory


April 18
3:00 PM
SDRICH 344
Barry Simon (Caltech)
Title: Tales of Our Forefathers I (BLSM Public Lecture)


April 18
4:30 PM
SDRICH 344
Barry Simon (Caltech)
Title: Tales of Our Forefathers II (BLSM Lecture 2)


April 19
2:00 PM
SDRICH 207
Barry Simon (Caltech)
Title: Spectral Theory Sum Rules, Meromorphic Herglotz Functions and Large Deviations


April 26
3:30 PM
SDRICH 207
Gregory Berkolaiko (Texas A&M University)
Title: Nodal count distribution of graph eigenfunctions
















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