Faculty Openings

The Department of Statistics has openings for an Associate Professor, Wm. H. Kruskal Instructor, and Assistant Professor for the Computational and Applied Mathematics Initiative. Applications are accepted at the Academic Career Opportunities jobs site.

Events

Computational and Applied Mathematics Colloquium

PLEASE NOTE: This colloquium supersedes the Scientific and Statistical Computing Seminar that met from Fall 2011–Spring 2017.

Organizers


Risi Kondor

Departments of Computer Science, Statistics, and CAMI
Lek-Heng Lim

Lek-Heng Lim

Department of Statistics and CAMI
Jonathan Weare

Jonathan Weare

Department of Statistics, James Franck Institute, and CAMI

Time and Venue

Thursdays from 5:00-6:00 PM, in Jones 226, 5747 South Ellis Avenue (unless otherwise indicated in blue).

For further information and inquiries about building access for persons with disabilities, please email Zellencia Harris at zellenciah@uchicago.edu. If you wish to subscribe to our listserv, please visit the following website: https://lists.uchicago.edu/web/subscribe/cam_colloquium.

View seminar schedule for


Autumn Quarter 2017

THURSDAY, October 5, 2017, at 5:00 PM, in Jones 226, 5747 South Ellis Avenue
AGNES SZANTO, Department of Mathematics, North Carolina State University
"Certification of Approximate Roots of Ill-Posed Polynomial Systems"
THURSDAY, October 12, 2017, at 5:00 PM, in Jones 226, 5747 South Ellis Avenue
YIYING TONG, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Michigan State University
"Discrete Covariant Derivative of Vector Ffields on Triangle Meshes"
THURSDAY, October 19, 2017, at 5:00 PM, in Jones 226, 5747 South Ellis Avenue
GUILLAUME BAL, Departments of Statistics, Mathematics, and CAMI, The University of Chicago
"Topological Protection of Perturbed Edge States"
THURSDAY, October 26, 2017, at 5:00 PM, in Jones 226, 5747 South Ellis Avenue
IGOR MEZIC, Mechanical Engineering Department, University of California Santa Barbara
"Koopman Operator Theory, Computation and Applications"
THURSDAY, November 2, 2017, at 5:00 PM, in Jones 226, 5747 South Ellis Avenue
JOHN REINITZ, Departments of Statistics, Ecology and Evolution, Molecular Genetics & Cell Biology, University of Chicago
"Biological Implications of SO(2,1) Symmetry in Exact Solutions of the Chemical Master Equation for a Self-Repressing Gene"
THURSDAY, November 9, 2017, at 5:00 PM, in Jones 226, 5747 South Ellis Avenue
KATHERINE NEWHALL, Department of Mathematics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
"Metastability of the Nonlinear Wave Equation"
THURSDAY, November 16, 2017, at 5:00 PM, in Jones 226, 5747 South Ellis Avenue
JOHNNY GUZMÁN, Department of Applied Mathematics, Brown University
"Finite Element Methods for Interface Problems"
WEDNESDAY, November 22, 2017, at 12:30 PM, in Jones 226, 5747 South Ellis Avenue
KIM-CHUAN TOH, Department of Mathematics, National University of Singapore
"Highly Efficient Algorithms for Solving Lasso-type Problems based on Second-order Sparsity"
THURSDAY, November 30, 2017, at 5:00 PM, in Jones 226, 5747 South Ellis Avenue
ARVIND MURUGAN, Department of Physics, The University of Chicago
"Internal Models of the External World"

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