Date | Speaker(s) | Title |

13 Jan 2014 | Jinchao Xu, Pennsylvania State University | Numerical Methods for Multi-Physics Problems |

20 Jan 2014 | | No seminar |

27 Jan 2014 | Roger Temam, Indiana University--Bloomington | Cancelled due to weather |

3 Feb 2014 | Alessio Figalli, University of Texas at Austin | Optimal transport theory, with some applications |

10 Feb 2014 | Gautam Iyer, Carnegie Mellon University | What is weak convergence |

17 Feb 2014 | Tyrus Berry, Penn State University | Diffusion Maps for data-driven dimensionality reduction |

24 Feb 2014 | Arnold Reusken, INSTITUT FÜR GEOMETRIE UND PRAKTISCHE MATHEMATIK | Discretization of PDEs on evolving interfaces |

3 Mar 2014 | Vlad Vicol, Princeton University | A brief introduction to fluid turbulence. |

17 Mar 2014 | Xiaofeng Liu, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, PSU | Got PDEs to solve? Try the open source computational physics platform OpenFOAM |

24 Mar 2014 | Wenrui Hao, Ohio State University | Applications of homotopy method to differential equation |

31 Mar 2014 | Russel Caflisch, University of California, Los Angeles | Variational Principles and Sparsity in Imaging, Compressed Sensing and PDEs |

7 Apr 2014 | Keith Promislow, Michigan State University | Functionalization, Perturbation, and Spectrum |

14 Apr 2014 | William Brouwer, RCC Penn State | Overview of Research Computing and Cyberinfrastructure (RCC @ PSU) resources |

21 Apr 2014 | Katy Craig, Rutgers University | *To Be Announced* |

28 Apr 2014 | Hans G Othmer, University of Minnesota | An introduction to current problems in modeling cell motility |

25 Aug 2014 | Various Speakers, Penn State University | Introduction to the CCMA Luncheon Seminar |

1 Sep 2014 | | Labor Day, no classes |

8 Sep 2014 | Sergey Gavrilets, University of Tennessee (Host: A Belmonte) | *To Be Announced* |

15 Sep 2014 | Mark Levi, Penn State University | Some mechanical paradoxes and their mathematical explanations |

22 Sep 2014 | Yicong Ma, Penn State University | Structure-preserving discretization and preconditioner for incompressible MHD equations |

29 Sep 2014 | John Harlim, Penn State University | Uncertainty Quantification: Forecasting, Filtering, and Climate Sensitivity |

6 Oct 2014 | Dimitrios Giannakis, New York University (Host: J Harlim) | Data driven methods for dynamical systems: Extracting spatiotemporal patterns from high-dimensional time series |

13 Oct 2014 | Bruce Boghosian, Tufts University (C Liu) | *To Be Announced* |

20 Oct 2014 | Steven Wise, University of Tennessee | The Phase Field Crystal Model: An Introduction to a Continuum Framework for Studying Phase Transformations on Atomic Length and Diffusive Time Scales |

27 Oct 2014 | Haibo He, University of Rhode Island | Adaptive Learning and Optimization for Machine Intelligence |

3 Nov 2014 | Feng Liu, University of California, Irvine (Host: J Xu) | Aerodynamic Design Optimization by A Continuous Adjoint Method |

10 Nov 2014 | Eric Cyr, Sandia National Laboratory (Host: J Xu) | Block Preconditioning for Multi-physics: From Jacobi to Schur Complements |

17 Nov 2014 | | *To Be Announced* |

24 Nov 2014 | Fall Break, No Seminar | Fall Break, No Seminar |

1 Dec 2014 | Tao Huang, Penn State University | Finite time singularities of inhomogeneous elasticity |

8 Dec 2014 | Anna Vainchtein, University of Pittsburgh (Host: X Li) | Solitary waves in lattices: an introduction |

15 Dec 2014 | | *To Be Announced* |