Welcome to the seminar listing of the CRM Applied Mathematics Laboratory and McGill University's Department of Mathematics and Statistics. Please note that the CRM seminars usually take place at 4pm on Mondays in McGill's Burnside building, room 1104 (the new seminar room).


CRM Applied Mathematics Seminars, Winter 2019
Time and Date Speaker Title and Abstract Location
4pm
Jan 21, 2019
Jan Bouwe van den Berg
VU Amsterdam
Computational Morse-Floer homology McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
4pm
Feb 4, 2019
Courtney Paquette
Waterloo
Algorithms for stochastic nonconvex and nonsmooth optimization McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
4pm
Feb 18, 2019
Chad Topaz
Williams College
Topological data analysis of collective dynamics McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
4pm
Feb 25, 2019
Raghav Venkatraman
Carnegie Mellon University
Defects and Phase Transitions in highly anisotropic liquid crystals McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
Mar 4, 2019 ~ Study Break ~
4pm
Mar 11, 2019
Saeed Farjami
McGill
Global (Local) Invariant Manifolds as Organizing Centers for Excitability McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
4pm
Mar 18, 2019
Morgan Craig
UdeM
Predictive and reconstructive modelling for rare disease etiology: demystifying disordered hemato-immune interactions during cyclic thrombocytopenia McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
4pm
Mar 25, 2019
Frithjof Lutscher
Ottawa
How does landscape heterogeneity affect population dynamics? McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
3pm
Apr 16, 2019
Warren Hare
UBC
Model-based methods in derivative-free nonsmooth optimization McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
Apr 22, 2019 ~ Summer Break ~



CRM Applied Mathematics Seminars, Fall 2018
Time and Date Speaker Title and Abstract Location
Tuesday
4pm
Sep 4, 2018
Bernd Krauskopf
Auckland
Why be afraid of state-dependent delays? McGill
Burnside Hall 1214
4pm
Sep 17, 2018
Hinke Osinga
Auckland
A codimension-four singularity with potential McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
Oct 8, 2018 ~ Thanksgiving ~
4pm
Oct 15, 2018
Eric Cytrynbaum
UBC
An invariant winding number for the FiztHugh-Nagumo system McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
4pm
Oct 22, 2018
Jason Mireles James
Florida Atlantic University
Blue skies in the four body problem McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
4pm
Oct 29, 2018
Jingyu Li
Northeast Normal University
Stationary solutions to the hydrodynamic model of semiconductors McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
4pm
Nov 12, 2018
Alessandro Pugliese
University of Bari
Coalescence of eigenvalues for symmetric and Hermitian matrix functions McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
4pm
Nov 19, 2018
Hadrien Montanelli
Columbia
Fast algorithms for solving local and nonlocal differential equations with periodicity McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
4pm
Nov 26, 2018
Ralf Wittenberg
Simon Fraser
Spatiotemporal chaos and coarsening in pattern formation with Galilean invariance McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
4pm
Dec 3, 2018
Volkan Cevher
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Storage optimal semidefinite programming McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
4pm
Dec 10, 2018
Roumen Anguelov
University of Pretoria
Smart strategies based on population control models with bi-stable dynamics McGill
Burnside Hall 1104
Dec 17, 2018 ~ Winter Break ~