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Applied Math Colloquium

Fall 2015

Most talks are at 4:30 pm in Room E17-122 unless otherwise noted.

For more information, contact Michel Goemans, Steven G. Johnson and Jonathan Kelner

Date Speaker / Abstract
Monday Oct. 5 Vladislav Voroninski (MIT)
ShapeFit: Exact Location Recovery from Corrupted Pair-Wise Directions
Monday Oct. 12
(Columbus Day)
Friday Oct. 30
Room E25-117
Yuji Nakatsukasa (University of Tokyo)
**Special Day and Location** Computing fundamental matrix decompositions accurately via the matrix sign function in two iterations: the power of Zolotarev's functions
Monday Nov. 2 Zhizhen Jane Zhao (Courant Institute)
Class Averaging of Cryo-Electron Microscopy Images
Monday Nov. 9 Mitchell Luskin (University of Minnesota)
Joint event with the Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations Seminar A Theoretical Examination of Diffusive Molecular Dynamics
Monday Dec. 7 Grady Wright (Boise State University)
Computing with functions on the sphere using low rank approximations