Mathematics Department

Last updated: 2017/09/19 - 6:58pm
Applied Math And Analysis Seminar
Fei Lu (Johns Hopkins University)
Wednesday, September 20 - 12:00 pm
119 Physics

The need to deduce reduced computational models from discrete observations of complex systems arises in many climate and engineering applications. The challenges come mainly from memory effects due to...

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Data Dialogue
Carolyn Zhang (Duke BME)
Thursday, September 21 - 11:45 am
Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall (Gross 330)

As microbes develop numerous mechanisms to resist antibiotics, antibiotic resistance has become a global health crisis. As a result, rapid and accurate diagnostic techniques are required. Diagnosis of...

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Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Rita Pardini (U Pisa)
Friday, September 22 - 3:15 pm
119 Physics

        I will report on joint work M.A. Barja (UPC, Barcelona) and L. Stoppino (Universita' dell'Insubria, Como - Italy).
        Given a generically finite map a:X--> A, where X is a...

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Geometry/topology Seminar
Vladimir Matveev (Jena University)
Monday, September 25 - 3:15 pm
119 Physics

We introduce a construction that associates a Riemannian metric $g_F$ (called the \emph{Binet-Legendre} metric) to a given Finsler metric $F$ on a smooth manifold $M$. The transformation $F \mapsto...

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CNCS Seminar
Brenton D. Hoffman (Duke University, Biomedical Engineering)
Tuesday, September 26 - 3:00 pm
119 Physics

Applied Math And Analysis Seminar
Sung Ha Kang (Georgia Institute of Technology)
Wednesday, September 27 - 12:00 pm
119 Physics

Starting with an introduction to multiphase image segmentation, this talk will focus on inpainting and illusory contour using variational models with curvature terms. Recent developments of fast...

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Number Theory Seminar
Abhishek Parab (Purdue University)
Wednesday, September 27 - 3:15 pm
119 Physics

We show that the distributions occurring in the geometric and spectral side of the twisted Arthur-Selberg trace formula extend to non-compactly supported test functions. The geometric assertion is...

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Probability Seminar
Matthias Sachs (SAMSI/Duke)
Thursday, September 28 - 3:15 pm
119 Physics

Graduate/faculty Seminar
Alexander Watson (Duke University)
Monday, October 2 - 12:00 pm
119 Physics

Triangle Topology Seminar
Slava Krushkal (University of Virginia)
Monday, October 2 - 4:00 pm