Applied Math Days 2017 Schedule


Location of talks
Friday: Fishbach Room, Folsom Library (building 23 on the campus map)
Saturday: Ferris Ballroom B, Hilton Hotel


Friday, April 7

Time Activity
12:00-1:00 Lunch Buffet for Participants: Reception Area for Fishbach Room
1:00-1:45 Plenary Lecture: Prof Esteban Tabak, Courant Institute, "Explanation of variability in data using optimal transport"
1:45-2:00 Break
2:00-2:20 Derek Olson, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, "Force-Based Atomistic-to-Continuum Coupling Methods for Multilattices Materials"
2:20-2:40 Wei Dai, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, "The mechanism underlying contrast-dependent mouse orientation selectivity"
2:40-3:00 Stephanie Dodson, Brown University, "Stability of Spiral Waves in Cardiac Dynamics"
3:00-3:20 Songting Li, Courant Institute, "Information transfer in a rhythmic neuronal network"
3:20-3:40 Ivana Seric, New Jersey Institute of Technology, "Direct numerical simulation of variable surface tension flows using Volume-of-Fluid method"
3:40-4:00 Break
4:00-4:20 Qinglong Gu, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, "Balanced state in scale-free neuronal networks"
4:20-4:40 Joseph Gaone, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, "Permittivity based control of thermal runaway in a low Peclet channel"
4:40-5:00 Guo Deng, University of Buffalo, "Small dispersion limits of integrable nonlinear PDEs with cosine initial conditions"
5:00-5:20 Zhongqi Tian, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, "Chaotic or non-chaotic in balanced neuronal"
5:20-5:40 Eric Hall, University of Massachusetts Amherst, "Goal-oriented information divergences for quantifying model-form uncertainty in subsurface flow"
5:40-6:30 Move to Hilton (check-in, etc)
6:30-7:30 Social for Participants: Sage Ballroom, Hilton Hotel
7:30-10:00 Dinner for Participants: Sage Ballroom, Hilton Hotel
10:00

Saturday, April 8

Time Activity
7:30-8:30 Breakfast for Participants: Ballroom Foyer, Hilton Hotel
8:30-8:50 Junyuan (Joanne) Lin, Tufts University, "An AMG Approach in Solving Graph Laplacians of Protein Networks Based on Diffusion State Distance Metrics"
8:50-9:10 Chris Bresten,University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, "Simultaneous empirical interpolation and reduced collocation method for nonlinear steady-state PDEs"
9:10-9:30 Ruonan Shi, University of Buffalo, "A domain decomposition Fourier continuation method for enhanced $L_1$ regularization"
9:30-9:50 Patricia Medina, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, "Mathematical treatments and Simulation of a Methane Hydrate Model"
9:50-10:10 Jinchao Feng, University of Massachusetts Amherst, "Non-parametric correlative sensitivity analysis: Application to a Langmuir bimolecular adsorption model"
10:10-10:40 Break
10:40-11:00 Fanlong Meng, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, "A stable and accurate partitioned scheme for conjugate heat transfer"
11:00-11:20 Mallikarjunaiah Muddamallappa, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, "On the phase-field approximation of dynamic brittle fracture"
11:20-11:40 Qi Sun, Columbia University, "Asymptotically compatible schemes for stochastic homogenization"
11:40-12:00 Jackson Loper, Brown University, "Populations, Individuals, and What the Doctor Tells the Patient"
12:00-12:20 Qiao Wang, University at Buffalo, "Whitham modulation theory for the Kadomtsev-Petviashvili and two dimensional Benjamin-Ono equations"
12:20-1:30 Lunch Buffet for Participants: Ballroom Foyer, Hilton Hotel
1:30-2:15 Plenary Lecture: Prof Rongjie Lai , Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, "Understanding Data from Incomplete Inter-Point Distance via Solutions of Geometric PDEs"
2:15-2:30 Break
2:30-2:50 Alex Misiats, Courant Institute, "Convex Duality in Nonconvex Variational Problems"
2:50-3:10 Abiy Tasissa, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, "Exact Reconstruction of Distance Geometry Problem Using Low-rank Matrix Completion"
3:10-3:30 Sitai Li, University at Buffalo, "Soliton solutions of Maxwell-Bloch equations with non-zero background"
3:30-3:50 Karen Larson, Brown University, "Uncertainty Quantification in Blood Flow"
3:50-4:10 Break
4:10-4:30 Manki Cho, Rochester Institute of Technology, "Adjoint methods for elastography inverse problem of tumor identification"
4:30-4:50 Pejman Sanaie, New Jersey Institute of Technology, "Curvature and stress driven tissue growth in a tissue engineering scaffold"
4:50-5:10 Kyle Dunn, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, "A CutFEM approach to an immersed boundary problem"
5:10-5:30 Jim Thomas, Courant Institute, "Near-inertial waves in the ocean"
6:00 Dinner for Participants (for those staying over)

Last updated: 3/4/17

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