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CSCAMM Seminar Nonlinear Transport Models and Their AnalysisProf. Pierre-Emmanuel Jabin CSCAMM and Mathematics, University of Maryland at College Park
Numerical Analysis Seminar A Diffuse Interface Model For ElectrowettingDr. Abner Salgado Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland
CSCAMM Seminar First Passage in High DimensionsDr. Eli Ben Naim Theoretical Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Biophysics Seminar Allosteric interactions in the polymodal mechanosensitive channel MscSSergei Sukharev University of Maryland, College Park
Space and Cosmic Ray Physics Seminar Some Impacts of Astro2010 and the Budget Outlook on AstrophysicsW. Vernon Jones Senior Scientist for Suborbital Research, NASA Headquarters
Numerical Analysis Seminar Developing Nonlinear Models for Aeroservoelastic Behavior of Large-scale Horizontal-axis Wind TurbinesProf. Sergio Preidikman Universidad Nacional de Córdoba and Consejo Nacional de Investigaciones Científicas y Técnicas (CONICET), Argentina
Physics Colloquia Homing In on Gravitational WavesPeter Shawhan University of Maryland, College Park
CSCAMM Seminar Computational Studies of RNA SwitchesProf. Danny Barash Department of Computer Science, Ben-Gurion University
Mathematics Colloquium Wonderful compactifications of groups as moduli spaces of principal bundlesMichael Thaddeus Columbia University
Applied Dynamics Seminar The Dynamics of Spreading over a Dissolving SurfaceDr. James A. Warren National Institute of Standards and Technology, Thermodynamics and Kinetics Group
Space and Cosmic Ray Physics Seminar An observation of EUV waves as a counterpart of propagating fast-mode waves high above the solar surface (1.5-3 solar radius) observed by STEREO SECCHI COR1Ryunyoung Kwon NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Strongly coupled and critical Coulomb systems: after twenty years, what's new for Debye, Bjerrum, and Landau?Professor Michael Fisher University of Maryland, College Park
Numerical Analysis Seminar Comparison of hp-Adaptive Finite Element StrategiesDr. William F. Mitchell NIST
Physics Colloquia Space-Time, Quantum Mechanics and Scattering AmplitudesNima Arkani-Hamed Institute for Advanced Studies
Applied Dynamics Seminar Modeling Recruitment Dynamics on Adaptive Social NetworksDr. Maxim Shkarayev Department of Applied Science, College of William and Mary
Biophysics Seminar Molecular force and structure of nucleic acids assembliesXiangyun Qiu George Washington University
Space and Cosmic Ray Physics Seminar Search for magnetic monopoles with the ANTARES underwater neutrino telescopeNicolas Picot-Clemente University of Maryland, College Park
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Liquid water: a state between two critical pointsProfessor Mikhail Anisimov University of Maryland, College Park
Physics Colloquia Spin and Pseudo-Spin in GraphenePhilip Kim Columbia University
CSCAMM Seminar Hierarchies in Simulation-Based Science and EngineeringDavid Levermore University of Maryland, College Park
Mathematics Colloquium An introduction to essential dimensionPatrick Brosnan University of Maryland
Applied Dynamics Seminar The Dynamics of Network Coupled Phase Oscillators: An Ensemble ApproachGilad Barlev Department of Physics, University of Maryland
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Hyper-transport in potentials that are random in space and timeProfessor Shmuel Fishman Technion, Haifa, Israel
Numerical Analysis Seminar Multigrid preconditioners for linear systems arising in PDE constrained optimizationAndrei Draganescu Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, UMBC
Physics Colloquia Particle Physics from a Warped Extra DimensionKaustubh Agashe University of Maryland, College Park
CSCAMM Seminar Mixed models for nonlinear flows on networksProf. Benedetto Piccoli Department of Mathematical Sciences and the Center for Computational and Integrative Biology, Rutgers University - Camden
Applied Dynamics Seminar Complex Network Structural Analysis of Vicsek's Bird FlocksDr. Julian Candia University of La Plata (Argentina)
Biophysics Seminar Stacked Rhodamine Dimers: A novel means to explore (and simplify!) the allosteric transitions of the chaperonin cycleGeorge H. Lorimer University of Maryland, College Park
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Confined propagation of covalent chemical reactions in an electron seaYu Huang Wang University of Maryland, College Park
Numerical Analysis Seminar Effective a Posteriori Error Estimators for Low Order Finite ElementsQifeng Liao Computer Science Department, UMCP
Physics Colloquia Why are Neutrinos So Light? Early Results from the EXO Double Beta Decay ExperimentCarter Hall University of Maryland, College Park
Applied Dynamics Seminar Synchronization Tendencies of Pulse Coupled Oscillators with Conduction DelaysCarmen C. Canavier Louisiana State University Dept. of Opthalmology and Neuroscience
CSCAMM Seminar Application of the Implicit Particle Filter to a Model of Nearshore CirculationRobert Miller College ofOceanic and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Contact, Adhesion and Friction Between Self-Affine Surfaces: Does Friction Scale with Contact Area?Professor Mark Robbins Johns Hopkins University
Numerical Analysis Seminar Fast reconstruction methods for diffuse imaging with many sourcesDr. Gunay Dogan NIST
Physics Colloquia Non-Intrusive Discrimination of Plastic Antipersonnel Landmines from Battlefield Clutter Using Holographic RadarTimothy D. Bechtel University of Pennsylvania/Enviroscan
CSCAMM Seminar Optimization-Based Methods for Discretization of Partial Differential EquationsDr. Cory Hauck Computer Science and Mathematics Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Applied Dynamics Seminar The Computational Structure of Spike TrainsProf. Cosma Shalizi Dept. of Statistics, Carnegie Melon University
Mathematics Colloquium Rigidity of group actions, cohomology and compactnessDavid Fisher Indiana University, Bloomington
Biophysics Seminar Understanding the mechanism of polyubiquitin chain assembly using solution state NMR spectroscopyJoel Tolman Johns Hopkins University
Biophysics Seminar Intrinsically Disordered Proteins, Polymer Brushes and the Nuclear Pore Complex : Implications for a Novel form of Gated TransportAjay Gopinathan University of California, Merced
Space and Cosmic Ray Physics Seminar Using Space as a Non-linear Plasma LaboratoryDennis Papadopoulus Departments of Physics and Astronomy, University of Maryland
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Interacting steps and related systemsDr. Diego Luis Gonzalez University of Maryland, College Park
Numerical Analysis Seminar A Fluid-Structure Interaction Model to Simulate Mitral Valve Regurgitant FlowProf. Annalisa Quaini Department of Mathematics, University of Houston
Physics Colloquia Prange Prize Lecture: More Is Indeed Different: An Example from Electron Physics in SemiconductorsDaniel Tsui Princeton University
Applied Dynamics Seminar Phase Synchronization of Coupled Lasers in Complex NetworksMicha Nixon Wiezmann Institute of Science
CSCAMM Seminar River Ecology: How Branching Geometry Influences Connectivity, Extinction Risk and BiogeographyProf. Bill Fagan Department of Biology, University of Maryland
Mathematics Colloquium A Filtration of Open/Closed Topological Field TheoryEzra Getzler Northwestern University
Space and Cosmic Ray Physics Seminar A Common Origin of Galactic and Extragalactic Cosmic RaysPeter Biermann Max-Planck-Institute for Radioastronomy, Bonn, Germany
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Direct characterization of hydrophobic hydration during cold and pressure denaturationSilvina Matysiak University of Maryland, College Park
Physics Colloquia Solving the Energy Crisis Without Coal and Nuclear ReactorsArjun Makhijani Inst. for Energy and Environmental Research
CSCAMM Seminar The FENE Dumbbell Model of Polymeric FlowsHailiang Liu Department of Mathematics, Iowa State University
Mathematics Colloquium Rational billiards and the SL(2,R) action on moduli spaceAlex Eskin University of Chicago
Applied Dynamics Seminar How Neural Diversity Influences Network DynamicsRhonda Dzakpasu Department of Physics, Georgetown Univerisity
Space and Cosmic Ray Physics Seminar Acceleration of Galactic Cosmic Rays in Supernova RemnantsVladimir Ptuskin IZMIRAN, Russia
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Minimal model of a mechanical Maxwell demonMr. Dibyendu Mandal and Prof. Chris Jarzynski University of Maryland, College Park
Numerical Analysis Seminar Flexible Stochastic Collocation Algorithm on Arbitrary NodesDongbin Xiu Department of Mathematics, Purdue University
Physics Colloquia Lighting the Way to Fusion Energy with Intense LasersRichard Freeman Ohio State University
CSCAMM Seminar Eigen problems in renewal equations: the effect of time dependenceDr. Thomas Lepoutre INRIA Rhône Alpes and Institut Camille Jordan, Lyon, France
Mathematics Colloquium Why and how do we use wavelets to study turbulence?Marie Farge Directrice de Rechearche, CNRS École Normale Supérieure, Paris, France
Applied Dynamics Seminar Dynamical Instability on Boolean Networks as a Percolation ProblemShane Squires Department of Physics, University of Maryland
Biophysics Seminar Polymer physicist’s perspective on unfolded proteins and DNA: A spherical cow or a viable theory?Dmitri E. Makarov University of Texas
Numerical Analysis Seminar Sorting in SpaceHanan Samet Department of Computer Science, University of Maryland
Physics Colloquia: Shi-I Pai Lecture The rheology of concentrated suspensions of non-Brownian particles; a historical survey of some recent variations on a theme by Albert EinsteinDr. Andreas Acrivos Albert Einstein Professor Emeritus of Science and Engineering at the City College of New York
Burgers Lecture Is the resistance of fluid flow still an open problem in the fully-developed turbulent flow regime?Marie Farge Directrice de Recherche, CNRS; École Normale Supérieure, Paris, France
CSCAMM Seminar PDE models for nanowire bio- and gas sensors including stochastic effectsDr. Clemens Heitzinger Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge
Mathematics Colloquium Michigan State UniversityTien-Yien Li Mixed volume computation and solving polynomial systems
Applied Dynamics Seminar Nonlinear Dynamics for Optical ImagingDr. Laura Waller Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Princeton University
Biophysics Seminar Understanding the mechanism of polyubiquitin chain assembly using solution state NMR spectroscopyJoel Tolman Johns Hopkins University
Space and Cosmic Ray Physics Seminar Puzzling out the Heliosheath Observations from the Voyager ProbesMatthew E. Hill Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
Biophysics Seminar Mechanisms of Cell Polarity Revealed By Molecular Biology and Microfluidic TechnologiesChris Janetopoulos Vanderbilt University
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Quantum fluctuation theorems from decoherent-history open-system approachesProfessor Bei-Lok Hu University of Maryland, College Park
Numerical Analysis Seminar Exploring the corner: numerical relativity near space-like infinityJorg Frauendiener University of Otago, New Zealand
Physics Colloquia The Search for New Physics: The Era of Precision MeasurementsHassan Jawahery University of Maryland, College Park
CSCAMM Seminar Classification with Stable and Informative InvariantsStéphane Mallat Center of Applied Mathematics, École Polytechnique
Numerical Analysis Seminar: Aziz Lecture Optimal and Practical Algebraic Solvers for Discretized PDEsJinchao Xu Department of Mathematics, Penn State University
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Teaching Physics to Biologists - Can We Do Stat Mech in Physics I?Edward Redish University of Maryland, College Park
Numerical Analysis Seminar Unexplored Territory in some Nonstandard Parabolic Equations and their ApplicationAlfred S. Carasso National Institute of Standards and Technology
Physics Colloquia Exploring the Physics of Graphene with Local ProbesJoseph Stroscio National Institute of Standards and Technology
CSCAMM Seminar Existence, Stability and Dynamics of Some Single- and Multi-Component Solitary Waves: From Theory to ExperimentsPanayotis Kevrekidis Department of Mathematics, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Mathematics Colloquium DMS to THRIVESastry G. Pantula National Science Foundation
Applied Dynamics Seminar Neuromorphic VLSI and Spike-based Neural ComputationTimothy Horiuchi Electrical Engineering, University of Maryland
Space and Cosmic Ray Physics Seminar Transition Radiation Performance Study from ATLAS TRTTaeksu Shin Department of Physics, Hampton University
Numerical Analysis Seminar Multilevel, Sparse Tensor and Adaptive Discretizations of Random Elliptic PDEDr. Claude J. Gittelson Department of Mathematics, Purdue University
Applied Dynamics Seminar Chimera States in Heterogeneous Kuramoto NetworksDr. Carlo R. Liang Dept. of Mathematics, Massey University, New Zealand
CSCAMM Seminar Polynomial embeddings for quadratic algebraic equationsRadu Balan Department of Mathematics and CSCAMM, University of Maryland |