# Seminars/ Colloquium

## Algebra, Number Theory, and Discrete Math Seminar

## Department Colloquium

**A new finite difference method for the fractional Laplacian and its applications, Yanzhi Zhang (Missouri University of Science and Technology) 11:00-12:00, Thursday, March 15, JD2524****Colloquium: Turbulance, Convection, and Clouds in Weather and Climate Models, Joao Teixeira (Jet Propulsion Laboratory) 02:30-03:30, Wednesday, February 28, 2018, LO1117****Colloquium: Quantitative uniqueness of partial differential equations, Jiuyi Zhu (Louisiana State University) 11:00-12:00, Friday, November 3, 2017, JD 2522****Colloquium: Uniqueness of positive solution to some coupled cooperative variational elliptic systems, Junping Shi (College of William and Mary), 11:00-12:00, Tuesday, October 17, 2017, SQ 103****Colloquium: Stochastic methods for fluctuating hydrodynamic approaches to mesoscopic simulation: Applications in soft materials and fluidics, Paul J. Atzberger (UCSB) 11:00-12:00, Friday, October 13, 2017, EH 2221****Colloquium: One can hear the corners of a drum Dr. Julie Rowlett (University of Gothenburg) 11:00 - 12:00, Tuesday, April 11, 2017, SH276****Colloquium: Mean exit times from conical domains Prof. Alberto Candel (California State University Northridge) 2:00 - 3:00, Wednesday, March 15, 2017, LO 1231****Colloquium: Semiclassical Analysis in PDE Dr. Melissa Tacy (Australian National University) 11:00 - 12:00, Thursday, February 9, 2017, SH382****Colloquium: Trisections of Smooth 4-manifolds Dr. Nickolas Castro (UC Davis) 11:00 - 12:00, Friday, December 2, 2016, EH2221****Colloquium: Special properties of some self-similar equations by Dr. Prilip Korman (University of Cincinnati) 11:00-12:00, Friday, October 21, 2016, EH2221****Colloquium: Local Number Theory: An Introduction by Dr. Phil Kutzko (University of Iowa) 11:00-12:00, Friday, October 7, 2016, EH2221**

## Applied Math Seminar

**Multi-Host and Multi-Vector Epidemic Models: A global analysis by Professor Derdei Bichara (California State University Fullerton), 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Wednesday, March 14, LO1117****Unexpected Infection Spikes in a Model of Respiratory Syncytial Virus Vaccination by Prof. Robert Smith (University of Ottawa, Canada), 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Friday, Febraury 23, LO1326****What type of Energy for the future of humanity? by Prof. Federico Rosei (Université du Québec, Varennes (QC) Canada**)**, 11:00 AM-12:00 PM, Friday, Febraury 16, LO 1326****Applied Math Seminar on Stochastic models for gene expression: volume growth, cell division, gene replication and interactions between protein productions by Renaud Dessalles, UCLA 2:00 Pm-3:00 PM, November 29, Location: LO1326****Applied Math Seminar on A Modeling Study to Characterize Microtubule Mechanisms of Dynamic Instability: Connecting Micro-level Tip Structures to Macro-level Phases by Shant M. Mahserejian, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory 11:00 AM-12:00 PM, November 21, Location: SQ103****Applied Math Seminar on A geometric method for image recovery through optical turbulence by Mario Micheli, Harvey Mudd College 11:00 AM-12:00 PM, November 17, Location: CR5117****Applied Math Seminar on Some results on the solutions of boundry value problem in non smooth situations by Professor Mohand Moussaoui, Ecole Centrale de Lyon and Ecole Normale Supeireure at Algiers 2:00-3:00 PM, November 2, Location: SH209****Applied Math Seminar on Help me Solve Boltzmann Equation Numerically! by Alex Alekseenko 2:00-3:00 PM, October 26, Location: LO1124**