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Organizers : 2016

Dr. Patrick Dreher (MIT - Laboratory for Nuclear Science)
Professor Alan Edelman (MIT - Math & CSAIL)
Dr. Chris Hill (MIT - Earth and Atmospheric Science)
Professor Steven G. Johnson (MIT - Math & RLE)
Dr. Jeremy Kepner (MIT - Lincoln Laboratory)
Dr. Albert Reuther (MIT - Lincoln Laboratory)

Meetings : 2016

Meetings will be held on the first Friday of the month at the MIT Campus in the STATA, Room: 32-141 . The meetings will begin at 1:00 PM, and pizza will be provided. Upcoming talks are listed below:

Feb 5

Nathaniel Trask (Brown University)

"Compatible meshless discretization through $\ell_2$-optimization"

Mar 4

C. Brenhin Keller (Princeton University )

"Geochemistry in the Era of Open Data: New insights into the formation and evolution of Earth's continental crust"

Apr 1

Miles Lubin (MIT)

"Mixed-integer convex optimization"

Oct 7

Alexander Turner Harvard University

"Observational network design for quantifying urban CO2 emissions"

Nov 4

Derek Chiou (Microsoft)

"Microsoft's Production Configurable Cloud"

Dec 2

Jerry Wang (MIT)

"Computational Modeling of Nanoconfined Fluids: Big Surprises Come in (Very) Small Packages"



We thank the generous support of MIT IS&T, CSAIL, and the Department of Mathematics for their support of this series.