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Spring 2017 Events
Tue, Jan 17
1:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Working Group Seminar
Riccardo Cristoferi
Carnegie Melllon University
A survey of Gamma-convergence
Tue, Jan 17
5:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Graduate Seminar
Andrew Zucker
Carnegie Mellon University
Ramsey theorems via ultrafilters
Thu, Jan 19
3:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
ACO Seminar
Mike Molloy
University of Toronto
Entropy Compression and the Lovasz Local Lemma
Mon, Jan 23
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Probability/Math Finance Seminar
Dylan Possamai
CMAP, Ecole Polytechnique, Paris
An introduction and recent progress on Principal-Agent problems
Mon, Jan 23
5:00 pm
Wean Hall 8201
Model Theory Seminar
Marcos Mazari Armida
Carnegie Melllon University
Categoricity of an AEC in three successive cardinals, Part N+1
Tue, Jan 24
2:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Working Group Seminar
Riccardo Cristoferi
Carnegie Melllon University
G-convergence of linear elliptic self-adjoint operators
Thu, Jan 26
3:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
ACO Seminar
Tony Johansson
Carnegie Melllon University
Random graphs and algorithms (thesis defense)
Thu, Jan 26
3:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
FINAL PUBLIC ORAL EXAMINATION FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY
Tony Johansson
Carnegie Mellon University
Random Graphs and Algorithms
Fri, Jan 27
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 7500
Math Club Seminar
Jason Howell
College of Charleston
Some Applications of Differential Equations in the Social, Life, and Physical Sciences
Mon, Jan 30
5:00 pm
Wean Hall 8201
Model Theory Seminar
Marcos Mazari Armida
Carnegie Melllon University
Categoricity of an AEC in three successive cardinals, The final talk
Tue, Jan 31
2:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Working Group Seminar
Riccardo Cristoferi
Carnegie Melllon University
G-convergence and Gamma-convergence
Tue, Jan 31
3:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Math Logic Seminar
Andy Zucker
Carnegie Melllon University
An ultrafilter proof of the 2-dimensional Halpern-Lauchli Theorem
Tue, Jan 31
5:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Graduate Seminar
Devi Borg
Carnegie Mellon University
Some views of Induction
Fri, Feb 3
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 7500
Math Club Seminar
Nicholas Hoell
University of Toronto
Attenuated Tomography Old and New
Mon, Feb 6
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Probability/Math Finance Seminar
Paolo Guasoni
Boston University/Dublin City College
Nonlinear price impact and portfolio choice
Mon, Feb 6
5:00 pm
Wean Hall 8201
Model Theory Seminar
Sebastien Vasey
Carnegie Melllon University
Superstability in abstract elementary classes, Part 1
Tue, Feb 7
2:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Working Group Seminar
Giovanni Gravina
Carnegie Melllon University
H-convergence
Thu, Feb 9
3:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
ACO Seminar
Lutz Warnke
Georgia Tech
The phase transition in the random d-process
Thu, Feb 9
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Colloquium
Edriss Titi
Texas A & M and The Weizmann Institute of Science
Analysis of Certain Geophysical Models: Global Regularity and Finite-time Blowup Results
Mon, Feb 13
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Probability/Math Finance Seminar
Daniel Lacker
Brown University
From convex risk measures to large deviations and concentration of measure
Mon, Feb 13
5:00 pm
Wean Hall 8201
Model Theory Seminar
Sebastien Vasey
Carnegie Melllon University
Superstability in abstract elementary classes, Part 2
Tue, Feb 14
2:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Working Group Seminar
Matteo Rinaldi
Carnegie Melllon University
Compactness of H-convergence and realtion with Gamma-convergence
Tue, Feb 14
5:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Graduate Seminar
Son Van
Carnegie Mellon University
Laplacians and games
Thu, Feb 16
1:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Seminar
Walter Craig
McMaster University
On the size of the Navier - Stokes singular set
Thu, Feb 16
3:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
ACO Seminar
Joseph Briggs
Carnegie Melllon University
Coloring directed Hamilton cycles online
Mon, Feb 20
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Probability/Math Finance Seminar
Jose Figueroa-Lopez
Washington University
Asymptotic methods in financial mathematics
Mon, Feb 20
5:00 pm
Wean Hall 8201
Model Theory Seminar
Deirdre Haskell
McMaster University
Residue field domination in theories of valued fields
Tue, Feb 21
2:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Working Group Seminar
Matteo Rinaldi
Carnegie Melllon University
The idea behind the variational structure of H-convergence
Tue, Feb 21
5:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Graduate Seminar
Sebastien Vasey
Carnegie Mellon University
Non-elementary model theory
Thu, Feb 23
1:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Seminar
Daniel Tenbrinck
University of Muenster
Graph Methods for Manifold-Valued Data
Fri, Feb 24
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 7500
ACO Colloquium
Allan Sly
Princeton
Counting solutions to random constraint satisfaction problems
Mon, Feb 27
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Probability/Math Finance Seminar
Sergey Nadtochiy
University of Michigan
Control-Stopping Games for Market Microstructure
Mon, Feb 27
5:00 pm
Wean Hall 8201
Model Theory Seminar
Sebastien Vasey
Carnegie Melllon University
Superstability in abstract elementary classes, Part 3
Tue, Feb 28
2:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Working Group Seminar
Laurent Dietrich
Carnegie Melllon University
Elliptic problem in varying domains
Tue, Feb 28
5:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Graduate Seminar
Christopher Cox
Carnegie Mellon University
1 hat, 2 hat, red hat, blue hat
Thu, Mar 2
3:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
ACO Seminar
Ernie Croot
Georgia Tech
New Applications of the Polynomial Method to Problems in Combinatorics
Mon, Mar 6
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Probability/Math Finance Seminar
Dmitry Kramkov
Carnegie Mellon University
Density of probability measures with martingale representation property
Mon, Mar 6
5:00 pm
Wean Hall 8201
Model Theory Seminar
Sebastien Vasey
Carnegie Melllon University
Superstability in abstract elementary classes, Part 4
Tue, Mar 7
2:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Working Group Seminar
Laurent Dietrich
Carnegie Melllon University
Dirichlet problems in varying domains - Part 2
Tue, Mar 7
5:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Graduate Seminar
Jing Zhang
Carnegie Mellon University
What does it take to insert a continuous function in between?
Mon, Mar 13
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Probability/Math Finance Seminar
Andreea Minca
Cornell University
Mathematical modeling of funding liquidity
Fri, Mar 17
10:00 am
Wean Hall 8220
Probability/Math Finance Seminar
Johannes Muhle-Karbe
University of Michigan
Equilibrium Liquidity Premia
Mon, Mar 20
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Probability/Math Finance Seminar
Zhipeng Liu
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
TASEP on a ring in relaxation time scale
Tue, Mar 21
2:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Working Group Seminar
Marco Caroccia
Carnegie Melllon University
Linear elliptic problems with simultaneously varying operators and domains
Tue, Mar 21
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Colloquium
Hongkai Zhao
UC Irvine
Approximate separability of Green's functions
Mon, Mar 27
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Probability/Math Finance Seminar
Cheng Ouyang
University of Illinois at Chicago
Sample path properties of SDEs driven by fractional Brownian motions
Tue, Mar 28
12:00 pm
Wean Hall 7218
Special Graduate Student Seminar
Craig Evans
UC Berkeley
Oscillations and weak convergence
Tue, Mar 28
2:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Working Group Seminar
Adrian Hagerty
Carnegie Melllon University
Homogenization, Asymptotic Expansion and 2-Scale Convergence - Part 1
Tue, Mar 28
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Colloquium
Craig Evans
UC Berkeley
Weak KAM theory, Riccati equations and disconjugate systems
Thu, Mar 30
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Colloquium
Rustum Choksi
McGill University
Geometric Variational Problems with Nonlocal Interactions
Mon, Apr 3
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Probability/Math Finance Seminar
Umut Cetin
London School of Economics
Diffusion transformations, Black-Scholes equation and optimal stopping
Tue, Apr 4
1:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Seminar
Marshall Slemrod
UW Madison
Fluids, elasticity, geometry, and wild solutions
Tue, Apr 4
2:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Working Group Seminar
Adrian Hagerty
Carnegie Melllon University
Homogenization, Asymptotic Expansion and 2-Scale Convergence - Part 2
Tue, Apr 4
5:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Graduate Seminar
Yangxi Ou
Carnegie Mellon University
Introducing BSDE by BS of DE
Thu, Apr 6
1:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Seminar
Carlos Mora-Corral
Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
Local invertibility in Sobolev spaces
Fri, Apr 7
4:00 pm
Frick Fine Arts auditorium 125
CNA Joint Pitt-CNA Colloquium
Irene Gamba
UT Austin
The Cauchy Problem for the Quantum Boltzmann Equation for Bosons at Very Low Temperature
Mon, Apr 10
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Probability/Math Finance Seminar
Samy Tindel
Purdue University
Rate of convergence to equilibrium for rough differential equations
Tue, Apr 11
2:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Working Group Seminar
Janusz Ginster
Carnegie Melllon University
Homogenization of non-linear elliptic operators
Tue, Apr 11
5:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Graduate Seminar
Andrew Zucker
Carnegie Mellon University
A descriptive proof of the pointwise ergodic theorem
Thu, Apr 13
3:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
ACO Seminar
Hoi Nguyen
Ohio State
Gaussian properties of normal vectors in random discrete matrices
Mon, Apr 17
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Math Colloquium
Johannes Muhle-Karbe
University of Michigan
Portfolio Choice with Small Frictions
Tue, Apr 18
1:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Colloquium
Jean-Pierre Bourguignon
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) Institut des Hautes Etudes Scientifiques (IHES)
Geometry and Physics: Cross-fertilization and Missed Opportunities
Tue, Apr 18
2:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Working Group Seminar
Samuel Cohn
Carnegie Melllon University
Stochastic homogenization of linear elliptic equations in divergence form - Part 1
Tue, Apr 18
5:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Graduate Seminar
Giovanni Gravina
Carnegie Mellon University
Eigenvalues and eigenfunctions of the Laplacian
Thu, Apr 20
1:00 pm
Wean Hall 8220
FINAL PUBLIC ORAL EXAMINATION FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY
Arda Antikacioglu
Carnegie Mellon University
Quantifying and Improving Sales Diversity in Recommender Systems
Thu, Apr 20
3:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
ACO Seminar
Chun-Hung Liu
Princeton
Erdös–Posa property
Mon, Apr 24
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Math Colloquium
Sergey Nadtochiy
University of Michigan
Particle Systems with Singular Interaction: Application in Systemic Risk Modeling
Tue, Apr 25
1:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Seminar
Michel Chipot
University of Zurich
Minimal Solutions To Some Variational Inequalities
Tue, Apr 25
2:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Working Group Seminar
Samuel Cohn
Carnegie Melllon University
Stochastic homogenization of linear elliptic equations in divergence form - Part 2
Tue, Apr 25
5:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Graduate Seminar
Matteo Rinaldi
Carnegie Mellon University
Phase separation, slow motion & perimeters
Wed, Apr 26
3:30 pm
Wean Hall 5302
FINAL PUBLIC ORAL EXAMINATION FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY
Mikhail Lavrov
Carnegie Mellon University
Results in Ramsey Theory and Probabilistic Combinatorics
Thu, Apr 27
9:30 am
Wean Hall 7218
FINAL PUBLIC ORAL EXAMINATION FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY
Pan Liu
Carnegie Mellon University
Variational and Partial Differential Equation Methods for Image Processing
Thu, Apr 27
1:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Seminar
Yanir Rubinstein
University of Maryland
Optimal transport via optimization?
Thu, Apr 27
3:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Canceled
ACO/Logic Seminar
Natasha Dobrinen
University of Denver
The big Ramsey degrees for the universal triangle-free graph
Thu, Apr 27
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Seminar
Christopher Larsen
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
An overview of mathematical issues in dynamic fracture
Fri, Apr 28
9:30 am
Doherty Hall 2122
FINAL PUBLIC ORAL EXAMINATION FOR THE DEGREE OF MASTER OF SCIENCE
Ray Li
Carnegie Mellon University
New Developments in Coding Against Insertions and Deletions
Fri, Apr 28
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 7500
Math Colloquium
Akshay Venkatesh
Stanford University
Lattices in high dimension
Fri, Apr 28
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
FINAL PUBLIC ORAL EXAMINATION FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY
Matteo Rinaldi
Carnegie Mellon University
Dynamics of Phase Separation and Pattern Formation
Fri, Apr 28
5:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
FINAL PUBLIC ORAL EXAMINATION FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY
Sebastien Vasey
Carnegie Mellon University
Superstability and Categoricity in Abstract Elementary Classes
Mon, May 1
4:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Probability/Math Finance Seminar
Erhan Bayraktar
University of Michigan
Rate Control under Heavy Traffic with Strategic Servers
Tue, May 2
1:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Seminar
Celia Reina
University of Pennsylvania
Multiscale modeling and simulation: some challenges and new perspectives
Tue, May 2
2:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Working Group Seminar
Peter Gladbach
Carnegie Melllon University
Nonlinear stochastic homogenization
Tue, May 2
5:30 pm
Wean Hall 8220
Graduate Seminar
Carnegie Mellon University
The Fifth Annual Markov Talk
Thu, May 18
1:30 pm
Wean Hall 7218
CNA Seminar
Max Wardetzky
University of Gottingen