Mathematics Department

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

Cells exist in a complex mechanical environment that is both a source of applied forces and a means of mechanical support. An incomplete understanding of the mechanisms cells use to detect mechanical...

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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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Data Dialogue
Nishant Shukla (UCLA)
Thursday, September 28 - 11:45 am
Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall (Gross 330)

Running nightly experiments is prohibitive when you're just getting started with TensorFlow or any other machine learning platform. There are some first-principles we should all internalize before...

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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
at NCSU

In the 1960s Tutte observed that the value of the chromatic polynomial of planar triangulations at (golden ratio +1) obeys a number of remarkable properties. In this talk I will explain how TQFT gives...

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CNCS Seminar
Stephen Teitel (University of Rochester)
Tuesday, October 3 - 3:00 pm
119 Physics

Applied Math And Analysis Seminar
Zongming Ma (University of Pennsylvania)
Wednesday, October 4 - 12:00 pm
119 Physics

Number Theory Seminar
Stephen Kudla (University of Toronto)
Wednesday, October 4 - 3:15 pm
119 Physics

Recently Alexandrov, Banerjee, Manschot and Pioline constructed generalizations of Zwegers theta functions for lattices of signature (n-2,2). Their functions, which depend on two pairs of time...

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