Upcoming Events for the AMSC Community
Colloquium/Seminar Notices:
Saturday, February 18, 2017 to Friday, February 24, 2017
Norbert Wiener Center
Title: Real roots of random polynomials
Speaker: Yen Do (UVA) 
When: Mon, February 20, 2017  1:00pm
Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
RIT on Applied PDE
Title: Local WellPosedness of the NavierStokes Equations in L^3 via Fixed Point Methods
Speaker: Jacob Bedrossian (University of Maryland) 
When: Mon, February 20, 2017  3:00pm
Where: Kirwan Hall 1311
GeometryTopology
Title: Nahm transformation for parabolic harmonic bundles
Speaker: Szilard Szabo (Budapest University of tecnology and economics)  http://math.bme.hu/~szabosz/
When: Mon, February 20, 2017  3:15pm
Where: Kirwan Hall 1313
Student AlgebraNumber Theory
Title: Cohomology of Hessenberg Varieties
Speaker: Rebecca Black (UMD) 
When: Tue, February 21, 2017  1:00pm
Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
Logic
Title: Keisler's order need not be linear
Speaker: Douglas Ulrich (UMCP) 
When: Tue, February 21, 2017  3:30pm
Where: Kirwan Hall 1311
Numerical Analysis
Title: Multilevel Monte Carlo Analysis for Optimal Control of Elliptic PDEs with Random Coefficients
When: Tue, February 21, 2017  3:30pm
Where: 3258 AV Williams
RIT on Statistics
Title: TBA
Speaker: Ying Han (STAT Program, UM) 
When: Tue, February 21, 2017  3:30pm
Where: Kirwan Hall 1313
JHUUMD Complex Geometry Seminar
Title: Supersymmetric vacua of superstrings and geometric flows
Speaker: Duong Phong (Columbia) 
When: Tue, February 21, 2017  4:30pm
Where: Maryland Hall 114(JHU)
RIT on Deep Learning
Title: Introduction to Deep Learning, Part 2
Speaker: Zeyad Emam (UMD (AMSC)) 
When: Wed, February 22, 2017  12:00pm
Where: Kirwan Hall 1311
CSCAMM
Title: Boundary layers: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Speaker: Prof. Toan Nguyen (Department of Mathematics, Penn State University)  http://www.toannguyen.org/
When: Wed, February 22, 2017  2:00pm
Where: CSIC 4122
Lie Groups and Representation Theory
Title: Schubert polynomials, theta polynomials, and raising operators I
When: Wed, February 22, 2017  2:00pm
Where: Kirwan Hall 1311
Student Logic Seminar
Title: Morley's Theorem III
Speaker: Douglas Ulrich (UMD) 
When: Wed, February 22, 2017  2:00pm
Where: Math 1310
Student Geometry and Topology
Title: TBA
Speaker: Corry Bedwell (UMD) 
When: Wed, February 22, 2017  3:00pm
Where: Kirwan Hall 1310
Applied Dynamics
Title: Observation of Localizad Stress Fluctuations that Drive Shear Thinning in Dense Suspensions
When: Thu, February 23, 2017  12:30pm
Where: ERF 1207
RIT on Geometry and Physics
Title: Supersymmetric quantum mechanics (cont'd)
Speaker: David Pincus (UMd)
When: Thu, February 23, 2017  3:30pm
Where: PHY 1117
Statistics
Title: Modeling Longitudinal Data with a Random Change Point and No TimeZero: Applications to Inference and Prediction in Single and Consecutive Labor Curves
Speaker: Paul Albert, Senior Investigator and Chief (Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI,NIH) 
When: Thu, February 23, 2017  3:30pm
Where: Math Building 1313
RIT on Advanced Elementary Number Theory
Title: Bernoulli Polynomials and the Umbral Calculus
Speaker: Danny Kaufman (University of Maryland) 
When: Fri, February 24, 2017  3:00pm
Where: Kirwan Hall 1308
Special Lecture
Title: WIM Lecture: Career Opportunities for Mathematicians at NSA
Speaker: Susan Carter and Sara Taylor (NSA) 
When: Fri, February 24, 2017  3:00pm
Where: Kirwan Hall 1310
Other Events:
CMNS College Assembly
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.
Location: Bioscience Research Building Room 1101
In the spirit of shared governance, faculty, staff and student representatives of the college are invited to attend and ask questions and discuss topics of interest with Dean Banavar.
Science Policy Lecture: Science, Technology, and Environment in the Obama White House
Monday, February 27, 2017 at 78PM
Location: Tyser Auditorium, Van Munching Hall
Speaker: Dr. John P. Holdren
Science Policy Lecture with Dr. John P. Holdren, Teresa and John Heinz Professor of Environmental Policy at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government; Assistant to the President for Science and Technology for the Obama Administration; and Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy for the Obama Administration.
RSVP here.
AMSC Student Luncheon  FREE
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 121pm
Location: 3rd floor lounge, Math Building, room 3201
Take a break from your studies and research and come socialize with the AMSC student community. We will provide a lunch of sandwiches, fruit, and veges with dip. Let's celebrate all the hard work you've been doing this Spring 2017 semester and get to know fellow AMSC students. This would be a great opportunity to form study groups for qualifying exams as well.
The Sadat Forum with Thomas Friedman
Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 45:30pm
Location: Colony Ballroom, Adele H. Stamp Student Union
The Sadat Forum with Thomas Friedman New York Times Columnist, ThreeTime Pulitzer Prize Winner, and BestSelling Author most recently of
Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations in conversation about his new book and its implications for our times with Professor Shibley Telhami Anwar Sadat Professor for Peace and Development, Director of the University of Maryland Critical Issues Poll
The event will be followed by a book signing and a reception with food and refreshments. Books will be available for purchase.
RSVP here.
Pi Day Celebration
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Location: William E. Kirwan Hall (Mathematics Building)
Speaker: TBA
Talk begins at 11:30 a.m. in Room 3206. Pizza will be available for talk attendees at 11:15 a.m. in the faculty lounge across the hall from Room 3206. Following the talk, dessert pies will be available in the James A. Yorke Rotunda.
Physics Professor Joe Redish's 75th Birthday Celebration and Golden Jubilee
Friday, March 31  Saturday, April 1, 2017
https://go.umd.edu/redish
Please join us for a scientific symposium on Friday afternoon and Saturday focused on physics education.
William E. Kirwan Distinguished Lecture in Mathematics
Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 3 p.m.
Location: TBA
Speaker: Ingrid Daubechies
Reception at 3:00 p.m., talk to follow.
CMNS Academic Festival
Friday, May 5, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.
Location: Physical Sciences Complex Lobby
Join us to celebrate our college and CMNS Board of Visitors award winners. Reception to follow.


