News and Announcements

In the Fall 2015 GGAM Colloquium, Raissa D'Souza (GGAM member and Professor of Computer Science and of Mechanical Engineering) will speak about "Percolation, cascades and control of interdependent networks". The colloquium is followed by a reception and by GGAM business meetings.
2013 Applied Math Ph.D. Robert Hildebrand receives the prestigious Herman Goldstine Memorial Postdoctoral Fellowship at IBM Research for 2015–2016.
Read about research highlights of Joel Hass and Rafael Granero Belinchón, the career of 2011 Applied Math Ph.D. Yuji Nakatsukasa, an update from the graduate programs, the 2014–2015 graduate degree recipients, and more.
MAT-280 "Optimal Transport Theory and Applications" (Xia); MAT 280 "Geometric & Topological Combinatorics with a view toward applications" (De Loera)
This prestigious award is given each year by the Institute for Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), the world's largest association of technical professionals, for outstanding contributions to control systems engineering, science, or technology.

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  • Extreme Functions

    Extreme Functions

    GGAM member Prof. Matthias Köppe and Applied Math Ph.D. student Yuan Zhou investigate the infinite-dimensional Gomory–Johnson relaxation of mixed-integer optimization problems

  • The Perfect Wave

    The Perfect Wave

    Read more about Professor Steve Shkoller's favorite waves in his research essay "The Perfect Wave"

  • Theoretical Ecology

    Theoretical Ecology

    GGAM member Prof. Alan Hastings in collaboration with Brett Melbourne uses experiments with beetles and stochastic models to study the effect of global change

  • Relativistic Shockwaves

    Relativistic Shockwaves

    Read about work by GGAM member Prof. Blake Temple and 2011 Applied Math Ph.D. graduate Moritz Reintjes on relativistic shockwaves

Upcoming Seminars

Wed, Dec 2, 4:10PM - MSB 1147
Math Physics : Jan Wehr, University of Arizona
Equation of motion of a Brownian particle

Thu, Dec 3, 3:10PM - MSB 2112
String Theory : Shamit Kachru, Stanford
Which quantum field theories have emergent gravity?

Thu, Dec 3, 4:10PM - Msb 3106
Applied & PDEs : Xue-Cheng Tai, Department of Mathematics, University of Bergen, Norway
Continuous Maxfow and Global Minimization for Classification of High Dimensional Data

Fri, Dec 4, 12:10PM - MSB 2112
Student App/Math : Jamie Haddock, UC Davis Mathematics
Motzkin’s Method and the randomized Kaczmarz Method

Fri, Dec 4, 2:10PM - MSB 1147
Disc. Math : Brendon Rhoades, UC San Diego
Evidence for parking conjectures

Thu, Dec 10, 3:10PM - MSB 2112
String Theory : Shamil Shakirov, U.C. Berkeley Mathematics

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