## 2011 Seminars

- Applied and Computational Mathematics Seminars
- General Seminar
- Greedy Approximation Series
- IMI International Seminar Series 2011: "New Frontiers in Imaging and Sensing"

## Applied and Computational Mathematics Seminars

Mon Oct 24 , 1:30pm Xiaofeng Yang University of South Carolina | A Promoting Regression of Atherosclerotic Plaques |

Mon Nov 14 , 1:30pm Taixing Cui University of South Carolina | Targeting Nrf2 Against Heart Failure |

Wed Nov 30 , 1:30pm Ilya Timofeyev University of Houston | Sub-sampling in Parametric Estimation of Stochastic Parameterizations |

## General Seminar

Fri Jan 07 , 2:30pm Dany Leviatan Tel Aviv University, Israel | Uniform and Pointwise Shape Preserving Approximation by Algebraic Polynomials |

Mon Mar 28 , 3:30pm Brian Straughan Durham University, UK | Modeling Binge Drinking |

Tue Aug 09 , 2:30pm Boris Kashin Russian Academy of Science | Compressed Sensing and Approximation of the Partial Sum of the Dirichlet Series |

Tue Aug 09 , 3:30pm Tat'yana Kulikova Russian Academy of Science | On a Quantitative Sharpening of a Theorem of Birch |

Wed Aug 31 , 1:30pm Cheng Wang University of Massachusetts Dartmouth | Local and Global in Time Numerical Stability of Fully Discrete Pseudo-Spectral Schemes for Nonlinear PDEs |

Thu Nov 17 , 3:30pm Andras Kroo Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences; Georgia Institute of Technology | On Optimal Polynomial Meshes |

Mon Nov 21 , 3:30pm Yuan Lou Ohio State University | Persistence of a Single Phytoplankton Species |

## Greedy Approximation Series

Fri Nov 18 , 2pm Moises Soto-Bajo Universidad Autonoma de Madrid | Greedy approximation with respect to unconditional and quasi-greedy bases |

Mon Nov 21 , 12pm Moises Soto-Bajo Universidad Autonoma de Madrid | Greedy approximation with respect to unconditional and quasi-greedy bases- Part II |

Mon Nov 28 , 12pm Moises Soto-Bajo Universidad Autonoma de Madrid | Greedy approximation with respect to unconditional and quasi-greedy bases- Part III |

## IMI International Seminar Series 2011: "New Frontiers in Imaging and Sensing"

Fri Jan 21 , 2:20pm Benjamin Berkels RWTH Aachen | Generalized Mumford-Shah Functionals in Imaging |

Fri Jan 28 , 2:20pm Philipp Lamby University of South Carolina | Total Variation Regularization in Tomography |

Fri Feb 04 , 2:20pm Philipp Lamby University of South Carolina | Total Variation Regularization in Tomography, Part II |

Wed Feb 23 , 2:30pm Borislav Karaivanov University of South Carolina | Polygonal representation of 3D urban terrain point-cloud data |

Mon Feb 28 , 3:30pm Albert Cohen Laboratoire Jacques-Louis Lions, Université Pierre et Marie Curie | High Dimensional Sparse Approximation |

Thu Mar 03 , 3pm Borislav Karaivanov University of South Carolina | Polygonal representation of 3D urban terrain point-cloud data, part 2 |

Tue Mar 15 , 1:30pm Dominique Picard Université Paris VII, Laboratoire Probabilités et Modèles Aléatoires | Needlet construction and geometric statistical rates |

Tue Mar 15 , 3:30pm Gerard Kerkyacharian Université Paris VII, Laboratoire de Probabilités et Modèles aléatoires | Well localized frames, representation of function spaces, and heat kernel estimates |

Wed Mar 16 , 2:30pm Zuowei Shen National University of Singapore | MRA Based Wavelet Frames and Applications |

Wed Mar 30 , 3:30pm Angus Kirkland University of Oxford, UK | The Secret Lives of Nanoparticles: Mapping Nanoscale Phase Diagrams for Metals and Metal Oxides |