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Applied Mathematics and Statistics 2011-12

Organisers: Masoumeh Dashti, Kody Law, Gareth Roberts, Andrew Stuart and David White

The seminars are held on Fridays at 12:00 in Room B3.02 - Mathematics Institute

Supported by the Roberts' Fund for Researchers

Term 3 2011/12

Term 2 2011/12

  • 13 Jan 2012
    Youssef Marzouk (MIT)

    Spectral approximations and optimal maps for Bayesian inverse problems
    [Part of a special one-day workshop: Data Assimilation and Inverse Problems]

    20 Jan 2012
    Georg Schoechtel (TU Darmstadt)
    Motion of Inertial Particles in Gaussian Fields driven by an infinite-dimensional Fractional Brownian Motion
  • 27 Jan 2012
    Heikki Haario (LUT)
    Parameter tuning of weather models
  • 3 Feb 2012
    Mariya Krivko (Leicester)
    Numerical integration of Heath-Jarrow-Morton model of interest rates
  • 10 Feb 2012
    Andreas Langer (ÖAW)
    Subspace Correction and Domain Decomposition Methods for Total Variation Minimization
  • 17 Feb 2012
    Mason Porter (Oxford)
    Community Structure in Networks
  • 24 Feb 2012
    Mauro Mariani (Aix-Marseilles)
    Deviations for processes with averaging phenomena
  • 2 Mar 2012
    Alexey Bespalov (Manchester)

    Numerical analysis of saddle point problems with random data

    9 Mar 2012
    Omar Lakkis (Sussex)
    Domain indentification problems for the Poisson equation
  • 16 Mar 2012
    Shuai Lu (Fudan)
    Growth rate identification in the crystallization of polymers

Term 1 2011/12

Programme pdf (PDF Document)

  • 7 Oct 2011
    Daniel Rudolf (Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena)
    Error bounds for the integration with respect to log-concave densities
  • 14 Oct 2011
    Natesh Pillai (Harvard)
    On Approximate Bayes Computation and model choice
  • 21 Oct 2011
    TBA 
    TBA
  • 28 Oct 2011
    Andrew Stuart (Warwick)
    Filtering for the Navier-Stokes equation
  • 4 Nov 2011
    Juan Restrepo (Arizona)
    Climate, Assimilation of Data and Models; When Data Fail Us
  • 11 Nov 2011
    Julia Charrier (Bretagne)
    Weak and strong error estimates for elliptic PDE with random coefficients
  • 18 Nov 2011
    Adam Johansen (Warwick)
    Local Sequential Monte Carlo Methods
  • 25 Nov 2011
    Thorsten Hohage (Goettingen University)
    Regularization of Statistical Inverse Problems
  • 2 Dec 2011
    Marco Iglesias (MIT)
    Data inversion for the characterization of subsurface properties in a coupled flow and geomechanics model
    (TiC speaker) Natalia Rozhenko (Odessa, Ukraine)
    Passive impedance systems and stochastic realizations of stationary processes
  • 9 Dec 2011
    Sam Kou (Harvard)
    Stochastic modeling in single-molecule biophysics