April 07, 2016 |
Lecture Yoichiro Mori (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

April 05, 2016 |
Quantile Regression Analysis of Heterogeneous Data in Ultra-high Dimension Lan Wang (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

April 01, 2016 |
Technical and Scientific Challenges for Designing Bi-directional Bioelectrical Interfaces that Aim to Treat Neurological Disorders Tim Denison (Medtronic) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

March 31, 2016 |
Transition Probabilities for Degenerate Diffusions Arising in Population Genetics Camelia Pop (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 29, 2016 |
Connecting SEER Data and Biological Mechanisms in Oral Cancer Jasmine Foo (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

March 28, 2016 |
Controlling a Thermal Fluid: Theoretical and Computational Issues Weiwei Hu (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
2015-2016 Postdoc Seminar Series |

March 25, 2016 |
Case Outcome Detection: Challenges and Methods Thomas Vacek (Thomson Reuters) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

March 24, 2016 |
Inverse problems for the wave equation using mixed formulations and space-time finite elements Nicolae Cindea (Blaise Pascal University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

March 22, 2016 |
Recent Advances in Recommender Systems and Future Directions George Karypis (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

March 18, 2016 |
Optimal Control of Surface PDEs Michael Hinze (Universität Hamburg) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 18, 2016 |
Synthesis of Boundary Control Laws for Distributed Port-Hamiltonian Systems Alessandro Macchelli (Universita Di Bologna) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 18, 2016 |
Performance estimates of receding horizon control for infinite dimensional systems: opportunities and limitations Lars Gruene (University of Bayreuth) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 18, 2016 |
Recent Results in Geometric Regulation for Distributed Parameter Control Systems David Gilliam (Texas Tech University) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 18, 2016 |
Applications of Optimal Control in Economics Ekkehard Sachs (Universität Trier) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 17, 2016 |
Interpolatory Model Reduction for the Control of Fluids Jeff Borggaard (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 17, 2016 |
How to Control Flutter Arising in Flow-structure Interactions Irena Lasiecka (University of Memphis) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 17, 2016 |
Design and Control of Thermal Fluid Systems: Applications and Opportunities John Burns (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 17, 2016 |
Model reduction for control of infinite-dimensional systems in industrial applications Milos Ilak (United Technologies Corporation) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 17, 2016 |
Optimal and Robust Sensor Placement Carlos Rautenberg (Humboldt-Universität) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 17, 2016 |
Optimal Actuator/sensor Location for Distributed Parameter Systems Kirsten Morris (University of Waterloo) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 16, 2016 |
Experimental Design for Dynamical Systems Eldad Haber (University of British Columbia) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 16, 2016 |
Stability and Stabilization of Piezoelectric Material in the port-Hamiltonian Setting Jacquelien Scherpen (Rijksuniversiteit te Groningen) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 16, 2016 |
Optimal control of parabolic PDE systems modeling populations Suzanne Lenhart (University of Tennessee) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 16, 2016 |
Reduced Order Model Stabilization for Partial Differential Equations based on Lyapunov Theory and Extremum Seeking with Applications to the Burgers' and Boussinesq equations Mouhacine Benosman (Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 16, 2016 |
Approximate solutions of Lyapunov and Riccati equations Mark Opmeer (University of Bath) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 16, 2016 |
Balanced POD Model Reduction for PDE Systems John Singler (Missouri University of Science and Technology) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 16, 2016 |
Lecture Max Gunzburger (Florida State University) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 15, 2016 |
Estimation of Distributed Parameters in Permittivity Models of Composite Dielectric Materials Using Reflectance Harvey Banks (North Carolina State University) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 15, 2016 |
An Overview of Approximation Methods for Control of PDEs Fariba Fahroo (DARPA) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 15, 2016 |
Regularization based on all-at-once formulations for inverse problems Barbara Kaltenbacher (Universität Klagenfurt) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 15, 2016 |
Mathematical Issues in Ionospheric Data Assimilation Chunming Wang (University of Southern California) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 15, 2016 |
Inverse Problems in Medical Imaging and Computer Vision Allen Tannenbaum (State University of New York, Stony Brook (SUNY)) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 14, 2016 |
Optimal control of systems governed by PDEs with random parameter fields using quadratic approximations Omar Ghattas (The University of Texas at Austin) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 14, 2016 |
PDE Constrained Optimization with Uncertain Data Matthias Heinkenschloss (Rice University) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 14, 2016 |
Optimization of Distributed Feedback Controllers for a Nonlinear Parabolic Integro-differential Equation Fredi Troeltzsch (Technische Universität Berlin) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 14, 2016 |
Linear-Quadratic Control of Stochastic Equations in a Hilbert Space with Fractional Brownian Motions Tyrone Duncan (University of Kansas) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 14, 2016 |
Recent Trends in Optimal Control Problems with Nonsmooth Structures Michael Hintermüller (Humboldt-Universität) |
Computational Methods for Control of Infinite-dimensional Systems |

March 11, 2016 |
Big Data Challenges Facing Digital Marketers Lanhui Wang (MaxPoint) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

March 10, 2016 |
Modeling Tsunamis and Other Geohazards Randall LeVeque |
Public Lecture Series |

March 08, 2016 |
Incremental Methods for Additive Convex Cost Optimization Asuman Ozdaglar (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Data Science Seminar |

March 07, 2016 |
Fast, Robust and Non-convex Subspace Recovery Gilad Lerman (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
2015-2016 Postdoc Seminar Series |

March 04, 2016 |
Group-theoretic Algorithms for Matching Problems with Applications to Computer Vision Deepti Pachauri (3M) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

March 01, 2016 |
Adaptive Sketching and Validation to Learn from Large-Scale Data Georgios Giannakis (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

February 26, 2016 |
The Role of Mathematical Modeling and Optimization in Power Grid Mihai Anitescu (Argonne National Laboratory) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

February 25, 2016 |
Controllability of a Cochlea Model and Related Fluid Elastic Systems Scott Hansen (Iowa State University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 24, 2016 |
Stochastic Integer Programming: Parallel distributed-memory Algorithms Deepak Rajan (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 24, 2016 |
Reliability Prediction Framework for Implantable Medical Devices Wei Gan (Medtronic) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 24, 2016 |
Energy Drift in Molecular Dynamics Simulations: What causes it, can we quantify its affects, and should we even try? Paul Patrone (National Institute of Standards and Technology) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 24, 2016 |
Challenges and Opportunities of Optimization for Smart Grid Yigang Wang (Eaton Corporation) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 24, 2016 |
Tractable Experiment Design via Mathematical Surrogates Brian Williams (Los Alamos National Laboratory) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 23, 2016 |
I'm sorry, Dave. I'm afraid I can't do that: Linguistics, Statistics, and Artificial Intelligence in the Big Data Era Lillian Lee (Cornell University) |
Public Lecture Series |

February 23, 2016 |
Quantification and Management of Model Uncertainty in Simulation-Based Vehicle Design Zhen Jiang (Ford Motor Company) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 23, 2016 |
Computationally Expensive Multi-objective Optimization Juliane Mueller (Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 23, 2016 |
Recovering the Best Polynomial Approximation of High-dimensional Parameterized Equations Clayton Webster (Oak Ridge National Laboratory) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 23, 2016 |
Challenges and Opportunities for Optimization-based Workflow in Industry Rui Huang (United Technologies Corporation) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 23, 2016 |
Stochastic Geometry and Wireless Networks Francois Baccelli (The University of Texas at Austin) |
Data Science Seminar |

February 23, 2016 |
Utilizing Adjoint-Based Techniques to Improve the Accuracy and Reliability in Uncertainty Quantification Timothy Wildey (Sandia National Laboratories) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 23, 2016 |
Multiscale Modeling in Support of Product Design. Roger Ghanem (University of Southern California) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 23, 2016 |
Lifetime Assurance of Lead-Acid Energy Storage Systems Ben Lee (Siemens AG) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 23, 2016 |
Intuition and Analytics in Business Decision Making Karl Kempf (Intel Corporation) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 23, 2016 |
A New Approach to Stochastic Inverse Problems for Scientific Inference Donald Estep (Colorado State University) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 22, 2016 |
Should You Derive or Let the Data Drive? Towards a Hybrid Physics-based Data-driven Symbiosis Lior Horesh (IBM) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 22, 2016 |
Industry Challenges in Uncertainty Quantification, Model Calibration and Discrepancy Liping Wang (General Electric Corp., Research and Development Center) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 22, 2016 |
Analysis of the Power System Stability Under Uncertainty Alexandre Tartakovsky (Pacific Northwest National Laboratories) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 22, 2016 |
Industrial Operations Researcher Practitioner’s Wish List Laura Kang (The Boeing Company) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 22, 2016 |
Optimization, Learning, and Processes Stephen Wright (University of Wisconsin, Madison) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 22, 2016 |
Mixed-Integer PDE Constrained Optimization Sven Leyffer (Argonne National Laboratory) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 22, 2016 |
An Approach Based on Hierarchical Bayesian Graphical Models (HBGM) for Measurement Interpretation and Parameter Estimation Under Uncertainty Maja Skataric (Schlumberger-Doll Research) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 22, 2016 |
National Laboratories & Industry: “What’s our tire company going to do with a nuclear weapons lab?” Loren Miller (DataMetric Innovations LLC) |
Research Collaboration Workshop: Optimization and Uncertainty Quantification in Energy and Industrial Applications |

February 19, 2016 |
Building the General-purpose Factory Haldean Brown (Plethora) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

February 18, 2016 |
Some Remarks on Controllability and Time Optimal Control for Infinite Dimensional Dynamical Systems Marius Tucsnak (Université de Bordeaux I) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 16, 2016 |
Envelopes: Methods for Improving Efficiency in Multivariate Statistics Dennis Cook (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

February 15, 2016 |
Some Relationships Between the Information Theory and Convex Geometry Arnaud Marsiglietti (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
2015-2016 Postdoc Seminar Series |

February 12, 2016 |
Modeling and Analysis of Electric Power Systems Problems: Bridge the Gap Between Research and Industry Dongbo Zhao (Eaton Corporation) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

February 11, 2016 |
Effect of Dynamic Network's Topology on Performance and Stability Yoonsoo Kim (Gyeongsang National University) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 09, 2016 |
Indirect Multivariate Response Linear Regression Adam Rothman (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

February 08, 2016 |
Stochastic Models for Human Driving Behavior and Applications to Semi-autonomous Safety Systems Daniel Hoehener (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
2015-2016 Postdoc Seminar Series |

February 05, 2016 |
Advanced Healthcare Research and Analytics: Catching fraud, Removing Waste, Finding Providers, and Happy Consumers Jason Haupt (UnitedHealth Group) |
Industrial Problems Seminar |

February 04, 2016 |
Using Approximations in Controller Synthesis for Systems Modelled by Partial Differential Equations Kirsten Morris (University of Waterloo) |
Annual Program Seminar Series |

February 02, 2016 |
Methodological Aspects of Predictive Data Analytics and VC-theory Vladimir Cherkassky (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Data Science Seminar |

February 01, 2016 |
On Optimal Low-rank Approximation of Non-negative Matrices Christian Grussler (Lund University) |
2015-2016 Postdoc Seminar Series |

January 29, 2016 |
Entropic and Displacement Interpolation of Densities: A Computational Approach Based on the Hilbert Metric Tryphon Georgiou |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 29, 2016 |
Linear System Theory and Semidefinite Representations of Atomic Norms Lieven Vandenberghe (University of California, Los Angeles) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 28, 2016 |
Convex Geometry for Structured Signal Recovery: New Results in Super-Resolution and Total Variation Minimization Weiyu Xu (The University of Iowa) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 28, 2016 |
Finding Planted Subgraphs using the Schur-Horn Relaxation Venkat Chandrasekaran (California Institute of Technology) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 28, 2016 |
Dynamics-based Information Extraction: A Hybrid Systems Approach Necmiye Ozay (University of Michigan) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 28, 2016 |
Tensor Low-Rank Completion and Invariance of the Tucker Core Shuzhong Zhang (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 28, 2016 |
Convex Optimization & Parsimony of L_p-balls Representation Jean Lasserre (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 27, 2016 |
Global Optimality in Matrix and Tensor Factorization, Deep Learning, and Beyond René Vidal (Johns Hopkins University) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 27, 2016 |
Globally Optimal and Robust k-means Clustering via Convex Optimization Rachel Ward (The University of Texas at Austin) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 27, 2016 |
Level-set Methods for Convex Optimization Michael Friedlander (University of California) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 27, 2016 |
Low-rank Matrix Completion under Monotonic Transformation Laura Balzano (University of Michigan) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 27, 2016 |
Grothendieck Constant and Structured Matrix Computations Lek-Heng Lim (University of Chicago) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 27, 2016 |
Crouzeix's Conjecture Michael Overton (New York University) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 26, 2016 |
Stochastic Dynamical Modeling: Structured Matrix Completion of Partially Available Statistics Mihailo Jovanovic (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 26, 2016 |
Your Dreams May Come True with MTP2... Caroline Uhler (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 26, 2016 |
Optimal Gradient Methods for Nonlinear Optimization Hongchao Zhang (Louisiana State University) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 26, 2016 |
Optimal Experimental Design with Polynomial Optimization Didier Henrion (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 26, 2016 |
Applying Subgradient Methods -- and Accelerated Gradient Methods -- to Efficiently Solve General Convex, Conic Optimization Problems James Renegar (Cornell University) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |

January 25, 2016 |
Revisiting Nesterov’s Acceleration Sébastien Bubeck (Microsoft) |
Optimization and Parsimonious Modeling |