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Previous CNA Seminars/Colloquia Fall 2010
Date: Tuesday, September 7, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Nicholas Leger
Affiliation: Carnegie Melllon University
Title: Relative entropy and the stability of shocks for systems of conservation laws (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: Dejan Slepcev
Date: Tuesday, September 14, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Ellen Peterson
Affiliation: Carnegie Melllon University
Title: Thin Fluid Films Driven by Surfactant (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: Dejan Slepcev
Date: Tuesday, September 21, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Martin Kruzik
Affiliation: Czech Technical University Prague
Title: Quasiconvexity at the boundary and weak lower semicontinuity of integral functionals (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: Irene Fonseca
Date: Thursday, September 23, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Luca Lussardi
Affiliation: Technische Universitat Dortmund
Title: This seminar has been cancelled
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Tuesday, September 28, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Jiahong Wu
Affiliation: Oklahoma State
Title: Models generalizing the 2D Euler and the surface quasi-geostrophic equations (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: Gautam Iyer
Date: Tuesday, October 5, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Filip Rindler
Affiliation: OxPDE, University of Oxford
Title: Lower semicontinuity and Young measures in BD (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Thursday, October 7, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Hang Si
Affiliation: Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics , Berlin
Title: 3D Boundary Conforming Delaunay Mesh Generation (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: Noel Walkington
Date: Tuesday, October 12, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Facundo Memoli
Affiliation: Stanford
Title: The Gromov-Wasserstein distance and object matching (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: Dejan Slepcev
Date: Thursday, October 14, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Yekaterina Epshteyn
Affiliation: University of Utah
Title: Well-Balanced Positivity Preserving Central-Upwind Scheme on Triangular Grids for the Saint-Venant System (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Tuesday, October 19, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Alexei Novikov
Affiliation: Penn. State
Title: Homogenization of the G-equation in random media (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: Gautam Iyer
Date: Thursday, October 21, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Mohammad El Smaily
Affiliation: Carnegie Melllon University
Title: KPP Traveling fronts within large drift (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Tuesday, October 26, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Anna Mazzucato
Affiliation: Penn. State
Title: The vanishing viscosity limit for channel and pipe flows (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: Gautam Iyer
Date: Thursday, October 28, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Richard James
Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Title: Viscometry of bulk materials and atomic structures (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: Irene Fonseca
Date: Monday, November 1, 2010, 4:30 pm
Name: Fred Weissler
Affiliation: University of Paris 13
Title: Transversality of stable and Nehari manifolds (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 5403
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Tuesday, November 2, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Cyril Imbert
Affiliation: Universite Paris Dauphin
Title: Spirals moving by mean curvature (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: Russell Schwab
Date: Thursday, November 4, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Luca Deseri
Affiliation: University of Trento
Title: TBA (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Tuesday, November 9, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Marcus Schmuck
Affiliation: MIT
Title: A Porous Media Approximation of the Stokes-Poisson-Nernst-Planck Equations (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: Noel Walkington
Date: Thursday, November 11, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Aldo Pratelli
Affiliation: Universita di Pavia
Title: On the quantitative version of some spectral inequality (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Thursday, November 18, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Hailiang Liu
Affiliation: Iowa State University
Title: Recovery of high frequency wave fields by the Gaussian beam superposition (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer
Date: Thursday, December 2, 2010, 1:30 pm
Name: Carolin Kreisbeck
Affiliation: Mathematical Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University
Title: Analytical aspects of relaxation for single-slip models in finite crystal plasticity (Abstract)
Location: Wean Hall 8220
Submitted by: David Kinderlehrer