*Date* |
*Speaker* | *Seminar* | *Title* |

Friday, January 08, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall * |
**Diego Ayala Rodriguez**
*University of Michigan* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Extreme vortex states in hydrodynamic systems |

Friday, January 15, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall * |
**Michal Zochowski**
*University of Michigan* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | How can cognitive processes in the brain be regulated by changing properties of individual cells? |

Friday, January 22, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall * |
**Robert Kerr**
*University of Warwick* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Helicity annihilation in trefoil reconnection: simulations |

Friday, January 29, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall * |
**Andreas Blass**
*University of Michigan* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Some aspects of quantum computation |

Friday, February 05, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall * |
**Steve Cundiff**
*University of Michigan* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Nonlinear pulse dynamics in modelocked lasers |

Friday, February 12, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall * |
**Amy Cochran**
*University of Michigan* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Mathematical classification of bipolar disorder from longitudinal mood data |

Friday, February 19, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall * |
**Andrew Christlieb**
*Michigan State University* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Steps towards a fast O(N) approach for direct inversion of linear operators with applications to nonlinear partial differential equations |

Friday, February 26, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall * |
**Karl Liechty**
*DePaul University* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | The Fourier continuation method and discrete orthogonal polynomials on an arc |

Friday, March 11, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall * |
**Eitan Tadmor**
*University of Maryland, College Park* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Collective dynamics: from emergence of consensus to social hydrodynamics |

Friday, March 18, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall * |
**Ihsan Topaloglu**
*McMaster University* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Nonlocal energies defined via attractive-repulsive interaction potentials |

Friday, March 25, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall * |
**Rita Gitik**
*University of Michigan* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Generation theory: application to the genography problem |

Friday, April 01, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall * |
**Howard Stone**
*Princeton University (Mech. Eng.)* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Elementary channel flows with surprising response: (i) Biofilms and flow and (ii) Trapping of bubbles in stagnation point flows |

Friday, April 08, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall * |
**David Smith**
*University of Michigan* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Fokas' method for linear evolution equations |

Friday, April 15, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall * |
**Joel Tropp**
*Caltech* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Universality laws for randomized dimension reduction |

Friday, September 09, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall |
**Nathan Paldor**
*Hebrew University of Jerusalem* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Trapped and harmonic Rossby waves on the mid-latitude beta-plane: theory, simulations and observations |

Friday, September 16, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall |
**Robby Marangell**
*Sydney University* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Stability through a geometric lens |

Friday, September 23, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall |
**Andrew Belmonte**
*Penn State University* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Evolutionary games and the tragedy of the commons - E Pluribus Unum |

Friday, September 30, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall |
**Jean-Luc Thiffeault**
*University of Wisconsin* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | A mathematical history of taffy pullers |

Friday, October 07, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall |
**Leonid Kunyansky**
*University of Arizona* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Lorentz force impedance tomography in 2D: theory and experiments |

Friday, October 14, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall |
**Anthony Wachs**
*University of British Columbia* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Micro/meso numerical modeling of flows laden with particles of arbitrary shape |

Friday, October 21, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall |
**Annette Ostling**
*Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Inferring biodiversity maintenance mechanisms from ecological patterns |

Friday, October 28, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall |
**Eduardo Corona**
*University of Michigan* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Fast algorithms for boundary integral equations with applications to particulate Stokes flow |

Friday, November 04, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall |
**Tim Laux**
*Max Planck Institute, Leipzig* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Convergence of thresholding schemes for multi-phase mean-curvature flow |

Friday, November 11, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall |
**Mark Ablowitz**
*University of Colorado, Boulder* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Solitons and (many) nonlocal integrable nonlinear equations |

Friday, November 18, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall |
**Michael Jolly**
*Indiana University* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Determining forms and data assimilation |

Friday, December 02, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall |
**David Goluskin**
*University of Michigan* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Bounding average quantities in dynamical systems |

Friday, December 09, 2016 Start: 3:00 PM
Location: 1084 East Hall |
**Roberto Camassa**
*University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill* | Applied Interdisciplinary Mathematics | Critical phenomena in fluid/structure interactions |