## Home / Seminars / Archive / Fall 2016
CSCAMM Seminar Metastable distributions of Markov chains with rare transitions and related problems that result in differential equations with nonstandard boundary conditionsLeonid Koralov Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland
Mathematics Colloquium TBAMathieu Florence Paris 6
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Defining ChaosBrian Hunt University of Maryland
Physics Colloquia Down-to-earth searches for cosmological dark matterCarter Hall University of Maryland
Applied Dynamics Seminar Perception and Memory in Animal MovementBill Fagan University of Maryland, Department of Biology
Atmospheric and Oceanic Science Seminar Improving Societal Benefit Areas from Applications Enhanced by the Joint Polar Satellite SystemMitchell Goldberg NOAA/NESDIS
Space and Cosmic Ray Physics Seminar Taking the Temperature of Solar Energetic ParticlesDon Reames IPST, University of Maryland, College Park
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar A kinetic theory of birth, death, and fission of age-structured populationsTom Chou UCLA
Physics Colloquia The Physics of Hearing: From Basics Physical Principles to Bionic Auditory ProsthesesMatt Goupell University of Maryland, Department of Mechanical Engineering
CSCAMM Seminar Analysis and Simulation of Cyclic PursuitKevin Galloway Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, U.S. Naval Academy
Numerical Analysis Seminar ShapeFit and ShapeKick for Robust, Scalable Structure from MotionPaul Hand Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics, Rice University
Applied Dynamics Seminar On the Generation of Gravity-Capillary Solitary Waves in Deep WaterNaeem Masnadi University of Maryland, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Atmospheric and Oceanic Science Seminar Satellite Retrievals of Air Quality and Climate Relevant Trace Gases at Goddard Space FlightNickolay Krotkov NASA/GSFC
Mathematics Colloquium Path integral-based inference of PDEs and bond energies and mobility in Dynamic Force SpectroscopyTom Chou UCLA
Biophysics Seminar Modeling Cell-ECM Interactions in Cancer InvasionYi Jiang Georgia State University
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Quantum Thermalization and Localization in a Trapped Ion Quantum SimulatorPaul Hess University of Maryland, College Park
Physics Colloquia Signals from a Composite Higgs boson and a Composite Top QuarkKaustubh Agashe University of Maryland
CSCAMM Seminar Local Structure Analysis in Atomic SystemsEmanuel Lazar Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
Applied Dynamics Seminar Practical Kalman Filtering with and Without a ModelTyrus Berry George Mason University | Department of Mathematical Sciences
Atmospheric and Oceanic Science Seminar The Tropospheric Oxidizing Capacity: Current Challenges and Future ProspectsYasin Elshorbany NASA/GSFC
Biophysics Seminar Mechanical control of cell and tissue morphogenesisOtger Campas University of California at Santa Barbara
Space and Cosmic Ray Physics Seminar Massive star explosions, cosmic rays and gravitational wavesPeter Biermann MPIfR, Bonn; KIT, Karlsruhe; Univ. of Alabama, Tuscaloosa; Univ. of Bonn
22nd Annual Shih-I Pai Lecture The Folding Cooperativity of a Protein is Controlled by the Topology of its Polypeptide ChainCarlos J. Bustamante Raymond and Beverly Sackler Chair of Biophysics at the University of California, Berkeley
CSCAMM Seminar TBATom Goldstein University of Maryland
Applied Dynamics Seminar The Force of Fluctuations: Analysis and Control of Extinctions on NetworksIra Schwartz Naval Research Laboratory
Atmospheric and Oceanic Science Seminar Assessing the impact of the Anthropocene on atmospheric composition using remote sensing from aircraft and space based instrumentation: the SCIAMACHY Project and its legacyJohn Burrows Institute of Environmental Physics, University of Bremen, Germany
Biophysics Seminar Excitement on non-excitable cells: glutamate-like receptors and calcium homeostasis in plant cellsJose Feijo University of Maryland College Park
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar The two-dimensional hydraulic jumpJayanta Bhattacharjee Harish-Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad, India
CSCAMM Seminar Dynamics near the subcritical transition of the 3D Couette flowJacob Bedrossian Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland
Applied Dynamics Seminar Noise-Influenced DynamicsBalakumar Balachandran University of Maryland, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Atmospheric and Oceanic Science Seminar Developing Future Air Quality Observing StrategiesJim Crawford NASA/LaRC, VA
CSCAMM Seminar Imaging with intensity-only measurementsAlexei Novikov Department of Mathematics, Penn State University
Applied Dynamics Seminar Chaos, Noise and Random NumbersRajarshi Roy University of Maryland, Institute for Physical Science and Technology
Atmospheric and Oceanic Science Seminar The zonally resolved atmospheric energy budget: a theory for regional precipitation changeWilliam Boos Department of Geology and Geophysics, Yale University
Biophysics Seminar Quest for the Next Generation of Antibiotics: A Bacterial Mechanosensor, MscL, as a Novel Drug TargetPaul Blount University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Applied Dynamics Seminar European Neolithic societies (8000-4000 BP) exhibited early warning signs in advance of dramatic social collapse: New evidence from modeling and computational statisticsSean Downey University of Maryland | Anthropology Department
Atmospheric and Oceanic Science Seminar The Thundery Summer of 2016: A Review of Severe Weather Events in the D.C. Region, Including the Ellicott City Flash FloodJeffrey Halverson Geography and Environmental Systems, UMBC
Biophysics Seminar Self-Assembly in Complex FluidsArun Yethiraj University of Wisconsin-Madison
Physics Colloquia Some Words, A Few Pictures & One Equation About the First Searches for Gravitational WavesVirginia Trimble University of California, Irvine
Space and Cosmic Ray Physics Seminar Fluctuations in liquids on earth and in spaceJan V. Sengers IPST, University of Maryland, College Park
Numerical Analysis Seminar Mixed-Integer PDE-Constrained OptimizationSven Leyffer Argonne National Laboratory
CSCAMM Seminar Effective models for Ginzburg-Landau vorticesSylvia Serfaty Courant Institute and Pierre and Marie Curie University
Applied Dynamics Seminar Reservoir Computing Using Autonomous Boolean NetworksDan Gauthier Ohio State University | Department of Physics
Atmospheric and Oceanic Science Seminar NOAA’s Next Generation Global Prediction System (NGGPS)Ivanka Stajner NOAA/NWS
Biophysics Seminar Coordination and Division of Labor: Dissecting the Operating Mechanism of a Biological Nanomachine Using Single-Molecule ManipulationShixin Liu The Rockefeller University
Space and Cosmic Ray Physics Seminar The Magnetospheric Multiscale Mission: Observations of magnetic reconnection at the Earth's magnetopauseLi-Jen Chen GSFC
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Non-equilibrium Conformational Fluctuations in Enzymes and MembranesJianshu Cao MIT
Numerical Analysis Seminar Finding Low-Rank Solutions via the Burer-Monteiro Approach, Efficiently and ProvablyAnastasios Kyrillidis University of Texas
Physics Colloquia The ultimate physical limits of privacyArtur Ekert University of Oxford
CSCAMM Seminar Sequential Importance Sampling for Counting Linear ExtensionsIsabel Beichl Mathematical and Computational Science Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Mathematics Colloquium Extracting bits from analog samples: frames, compressed sensing, phase retrieval, and beyondSinan Gunturk Courant Institute, New York University
Applied Dynamics Seminar Spatio-Temporal Optical VorticesHoward Milchberg University of Maryland | IPST, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department of Physics
Atmospheric and Oceanic Science Seminar Insights into subtropical cloud feedback mechanisms from high-resolution simulationsChris Bretherton Atmospheric Sciences and Applied Mathematics, University of Washington
Biophysics Seminar Theory and Simulation of Biomolecular Systems: The Multiscale ChallengeGregory Voth University of Chicago
Space and Cosmic Ray Physics Seminar The development of turbulence during magnetic reconnection at the Earth's magnetopauseMarc Swisdak University of Maryland
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Flames, fire whirls, and blue whirls: What more can there be?Elaine Oran University of Maryland
Numerical Analysis Seminar Modern Multiscale Methods for First-Principles Collisionless Plasma SimulationLuis Chacon Los Alamos National Laboratory
Physics Colloquia Neutrino masses: where we are, where we are going and why is it important?Rabindra Mohapatra University of Maryland
CSCAMM Seminar Adaptive Estimation in Two-way Sparse Reduced-rank RegressionTingni Sun Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland
Mathematics Colloquium Subexponential growth, measure rigidity, strong property (T) and Zimmer's conjectureDavid Fisher Indiana University
Applied Dynamics Seminar ECHO, ECHo, Echo, echo... When Echoes Overwhelm Landau DampingWilliam Dorland University of Maryland | Department of Physics, IREAP
Atmospheric and Oceanic Science Seminar Two decades of ground-based microwave measurements of the middle atmosphereGerald Nedoluha Middle Atmospheric Physics Section, Naval Research Lab
Biophysics Seminar Binding to and Searching Membranes: A Tale of Two Bacterial Virulence FactorsAnne Gershenson University of Massachusetts Amherst
Physics Colloquia Building a Quantum Computer Atom by AtomChris Monroe University of Maryland
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Statistical Physics of AdaptationJeremy England MIT
Physics Colloquia When Waves Meet Chaos: A Clash of ParadigmsSteven Anlage University of Maryland
CSCAMM Seminar Geometric Methods for the Approximation of High-dimensional Data sets and High-dimensional Dynamical SystemsMauro Maggioni Johns Hopkins University
Applied Dynamics Seminar A book report: How complex cells evolved from bacteria, a story of energyJames Yorke University of Maryland, Department of Mathematics and IPST
Atmospheric and Oceanic Science Seminar Overview of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Unique Combined Atmospheric Processing System (NUCAPS) and Microwave Integrated Retrieval System (MiRS)Flavio Iturbide-Sanchez NOAA/NESDIS
Mathematics Colloquium TBASteve Zelditch Northwestern University
Biophysics Seminar Stochastic Mechanisms in Membrane TrafficJeanne Stachowiak University of Texas at Austin
Space and Cosmic Ray Physics Seminar Nanoflare Heating of the Solar CoronaJames A. Klimchuk NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Informal Statistical Physics Seminar Fluctuations in liquids on earth and in spaceJan Sengers IPST, University of Maryland, College Park
Physics Colloquia Macroscopic Physics, the Higgs Boson, and Cosmological Evolution of ParametersDavid Kaplan Johns Hopkins University
CSCAMM Seminar Irreversibility, information and the second law of thermodynamics at the nanoscaleChris Jarzynski IPST, University of Maryland, College Park
Applied Dynamics Seminar Fermi Acceleration in Discontinuous SystemsDmitry Doglopyat University of Maryland, Department of Mathematics and IPST
Mathematics Colloquium, Aziz Lecture Modeling traffic flow on a network of roadsAlberto Bressan Department of Mathematics, Penn State University |