PACM Colloquium

Oct 22

Matthew Salganik, Princeton University

The Fragile Families Challenge: A Scientific Mass Collaboration
Fine Hall 214 / -

Sociologists have long theorized about the processes through which childhood experiences shape life outcomes. However, statistical models that use data on family… See Full Abstract

Nov 05

Martin Bazant, MIT

Electrokinetic Control of Interfacial Instabilities
Fine Hall 214 / -

This talk will describe three examples of interfacial dynamics – viscous fingering, deionization shock propagation, and dendritic electrodeposition – whose stability… See Full Abstract

Nov 07

Kristin Lauter, Microsoft Research

PACM Colloquium-TBD
Fine Hall 224 / -
Nov 12

Mark Tygert, Facebook Research

TBA
Jadwin Hall 407 / -

Joint PACM-CSML Colloquium

Nov 19

Miranda Homes-Cerfon, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University

Kinetics of particles with short-range interactions
Fine Hall 214 / -

Particles in soft-matter systems (such as colloids) tend to have attractive interactions that are very short-ranged compared to their diameters, so traditional… See Full Abstract

Dec 03

Carlile Lavor, University of Campinas

Distance Geometry and Geometric Algebra for Protein Structure Determination
Fine Hall 214 / -

Protein structure determination using data from Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) experiments is one of the most important problems in Distance Geometry. Protein… See Full Abstract

Dec 10

Weinan E, Princeton University

TBA
Fine Hall 214 / -
Feb 18

Jörn Dunkel, MIT

TBA
Fine Hall 214 / -
Feb 25

Alex Townsend, Cornell University

TBA
Fine Hall 214 / -