Topic Archives: Research

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Nov 29, 2016, 1:07 PM
He gave plenary talks at the IEEE Information Theory Workshop in Cambridge in September and at the 50th Annual Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers Conference in November; earlier this year, in May, he gave a plenary talk at the SIAM Conference on Imaging Science.
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Oct 10, 2016, 3:45 PM
Topics: GGAM member Prof. Kevin Luli receives NSF CAREER award; 2009 Applied Math Ph.D. Deanna Needell receives 2016 IMA Prize, joins UCLA faculty; new faculty and researchers; research highlight by Naoki Saito: "Analyzing Data on Graphs and Networks"; emeritus focus by Roger Wets: "A Treasure Trove of Fundamental Questions"; department awards.
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Oct 9, 2016, 3:49 PM
The Computational Infrastructure for Geodynamics (CIG) develops open-source software for modeling and solving scientific problems in solid-Earth geophysics. CIG facilitates use of high-performance computing in collaboration with national computing facilities. This creates cutting-edge research opportunities for applied mathematics students.
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Aug 19, 2016, 6:33 PM
The recently released version of Wolfram's Mathematica software now implements the celebrated Tracy–Widom distribution, named after GGAM member Prof. Craig A. Tracy and his long-term collaborator Harold Widom.
Aug 11, 2016, 2:41 PM
He was an Invited Speaker at the 16th International Conference on Hyperbolic Problems, Aachen, Aug 1-5, 2016 and a Plenary Speaker at the SIAM Conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures, Philadelphia, Aug 8-11, 2016.
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Feb 20, 2016, 10:00 PM
The GGAM Mini-Conference, our annual day-long event, took place on Saturday, February 20.
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Nov 16, 2015, 10:25 PM
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.
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Nov 16, 2015, 3:04 PM
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.
Jun 15, 2015, 12:00 PM
The 2013 paper "Phase Retrieval via Matrix Completion" written jointly by GGAM member Prof. Thomas Strohmer and his colleagues Candes, Eldar and Voroninski, has been selected for republication as a highlighted "SIGEST" paper in the current issue of SIAM Review. Professor Strohmer and his coauthors will be recognized at an awards event that will take place as part of the 2016 SIAM annual meeting.
Jan 5, 2015, 12:00 PM