Lab Home | Phone | Search
Center for Nonlinear Studies  Center for Nonlinear Studies
 Colloquia Archive 
 Postdoc Seminars Archive 
 Quantum Lunch 
 Quantum Lunch Archive 
 CMS Colloquia 
 Q-Mat Seminars 
 Q-Mat Seminars Archive 
 P/T Colloquia 
 Kac Lectures 
 Kac Fellows 
 Dist. Quant. Lecture 
 Ulam Scholar 
 CNLS Fellowship Application 
 Student Program 
 Past Visitors 
 History of CNLS 
 Maps, Directions 
 CNLS Office 
CNLS Talks, 2007
• 2007-12-12 Anil Deane (Institute for Physical Science and Technology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD) An Unsplit Staggered Mesh Scheme for MHD
• 2007-12-10 Dr. Marko Djordjevic (Mathematical Biosciences Institute, Ohio State University) Quantitative modeling and bioinformatics of gene transcription
• 2007-12-06 Clayton Webster (John von Neumann Fellow, Computer Science Research Institute, Sandia National Laboratories) Analyzing Dimension-Adaptive Sparse Grid Stochastic Collocation Techniques for Partial Differential Equations with High-Dimensional Random Input Data
• 2007-12-03 Professor Micah Dembo (Department of Biomedical Engineering, Boston University) Mechanosensory Transduction and the Dynamics Of Cellular Traction Forces
• 2007-11-26 Kurt Wiesenfeld (Georgia Institute of Technology) Of Metronomes and Pendulum Clocks and Fiber Lasers
• 2007-11-20 Andrew Sykes (University of Queensland) Pair Correlations in the 1D Bose gas
• 2007-11-15 Cristiano Nisoli (Penn State University) Ground State Lost, Degeneracy Found in Artificial Spin Ice
• 2007-11-08 Peter Fawcett (University of New Mexico) Climate change over two mid-Pleistocene glacial cycles in the Valles Caldera, New Mexico
• 2007-11-05 John Weeks (Institute for Physical Science and Technology, University of Maryland) Surface dynamics from chemical potential gradients: step bunching and superstep motion in solution growth of crystals
• 2007-10-29 Edward B. Saff (Vanderbilt University) Discrete Minimal Energy Problems
• 2007-10-29 S. P. Schofield (T-7) A new second-order accurate, material order independent interface reconstruction method
• 2007-10-22 Jianshu Cao (Department of Chemistry, MIT) Classical-quantum correspondence of response functions
• 2007-10-22 Jin Yao (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory) Geometrical Interface Reconstruction on Unstructured Meshes
• 2007-10-15 Edriss S. Titi (Weizmann Institute of Science and University of California - Irvine) Alpha Sub-grid Scale Models of Turbulence and Inviscid Regularization
• 2007-10-15 Arik Yochelis (University of California at Los Angeles) Biology beyond Turings' Morphogenesis: From Nonlinear Theory to Stem Cell Self-Organization
• 2007-10-02 Dr. Ali Beskok (Old Dominion University) AC Electrokinetic Manipulation of Colloids & Biological Particles
• 2007-10-02 Mike Watson (University of Colorado at Boulder) Efficient Solution of Differential Equations with Chebyshev Discretizations
• 2007-09-24 Ricardo Marti-Arbona (Texas A & M University) Seminar: Function Discoveries within the Amidohydrolase Superfamily
• 2007-09-18 Prof. Jacques Tempere (University of Antwerp) Seminar: "Path integral description of imbalanced Fermi gases"
• 2007-09-13 Ariel Rivas (Cornell University) Nework theory and GIS: applications in epidemiology
• 2007-09-13 Jian-Zhou Zhu (T-7) Thermalization and Bottleneck in Turbulence
• 2007-09-13 Charles S. Jackson, Mrinal K. Sen, Gabriel Huerta, Yi Deng, Kenneth P. Bowman (Institute for Geophysics, The University of Texas) Error Reduction and Convergence in Climate Prediction
• 2007-09-12 Golan Bel (University of California at Santa Barbara) Ergodicity Breaking in the Continuous Time Random Walk
• 2007-09-10 Konstantin Efetov (Ruhr-University Bochum) Effect of Disorder on Transport in Graphene
• 2007-09-05 Alexander Danilov Reduced mesh representations in MSTK
• 2007-09-05 Dylan Allegretti (University of Chicago) Cellular Automata for Distributed Sensor Networks
• 2007-08-30 Francisco-Jose Perez-Reche (Laboratoire de Mécanique des Solides, Ecole Polytechnique) Statistical Mechanics applied to Structural Transformations in solids:
• 2007-08-29 Cyril Measson (Lucent Technologies) From Belief Propagation (BP) to Maximum A Posteriori (MAP) Decoding and back
• 2007-08-28 Devavrat Shah (MIT) Message Passing Algorithms for Network Scheduling
• 2007-08-27 Marija Vucelja (Physics of Complex Systems, Weizmann Institute of Science) Seminar: Clustering of matter in waves and currents
• 2007-08-27 Xianping Li (University of Kansas) Seminar - Mesh Adaptation and Discrete Maximum Principle for 2D
• 2007-08-27 Victor Steinberg (Weizmann Institute) Dynamics and interaction of vesicles in various external flows
• 2007-08-24 Ekaterina Badaeva (University of Washington) Theoretical analysis of enhanced two-photon absorption in organic dyes using time-dependent density functional theory
• 2007-08-22 Dylan Allegretti (University of Chicago) Cellular Automata for Distributed Sensor Networks
• 2007-08-22 Emanuel Rubensson (Royal Institute of Technology) Recursive Inverse Factorization
• 2007-08-20 Christos N. Kavouklis (University of Texas at Austin) Two-phase flow simulation using the level set method
• 2007-08-20 Vladimir Privman (Clarkson University) Mechanisms of synthesis and self-assembly of uniform colloids and nanoparticles
• 2007-08-15 David Dreisigmeyer (HPC-4, LANL) Direct Search Methods on Lipschitz Manifolds
• 2007-08-14 Jack F. Douglas (Polymers Division, NIST) Waves of Self-Assembly
• 2007-08-14 David Dreisigmeyer (HPC-4, LANL) The Implicit Function Theorem
• 2007-08-13 Jack F. Douglas (Polymer Div., NIST) Transport Properties of Polymers and Nanoparticles
• 2007-08-10 Youzuo Lin (Arizona State University) Estimation of optimal regularization parameters for Total Variation Methods
• 2007-08-09 William I. Newman (UCLA) Gang Recruitment and Growth: A Cellular Automata and Directed Graph Approach to the Statistics of Gang Sizes
• 2007-08-09 Stephen DeSalvo, Sharif Ibrahim, Jennifer Treanor (University of Southern California) Image Processing for C. elegans Movement Video Streams: Interim Report
• 2007-08-08 Dominique Orban (Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal) Solving Trust-Region Subproblems and Constrained Optimization Problems
• 2007-08-07 Dominique Orban (Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal) Introduction to Interior-Point Methods for Constrained Optimization
• 2007-08-06 Wotao Yin (Rice University) Optimization on Networks
• 2007-08-02 David Dreisigmeyer (HPC-4, LANL) Direct Search Methods Using Triangulations
• 2007-08-01 Wotao Yin (Rice University) Iterative Methods for Convex Programming
• 2007-08-01 David Dreisigmeyer (HPC-4, LANL) Extending Direct Search Methods to C^{2} Regular Level Surfaces
• 2007-07-31 David Dreisigmeyer (HPC-4, LANL) Introduction to C^{2} Regular Level Surfaces
• 2007-07-30 Alexander Fetter (Stanford University) Rotating Bose-Einstein Condensates
• 2007-07-19 Mark Abramson (Air Force Institute of Technology) Extensions of Direct Search Methods
• 2007-07-18 Mark Abramson (Air Force Institute of Technology) Direct Search Algorithms for Derivative-Free Optimization
• 2007-07-17 Mark Abramson (Air Force Institute of Technology) Optimization Theory and Algorithms
• 2007-07-11 Amber Smith (University of Utah) Within-Host Dynamics of a Secondary Infection: Influenza and Streptococcus pneumoniae
• 2007-07-11 Pavel Vachal (Czech Technical University in Prague) Physically Motivated Modal Decomposition of Mesh Deformations for Rezoning in ALE Simulations
• 2007-06-28 Ekhard Salje (University of Cambridge, UK) Ferroelastic twin boundaries as super-highways for ionic transport
• 2007-06-12 Prashant Sardeshmukh (Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Science) Sensitivity of Regional Climates to Remote Tropical Ocean Changes
• 2007-06-11 Roberto Camassa (University of North Carolina) Spinning rods, microfluidics, and mucus propulsion by cilia in the lung
• 2007-05-23 Philip Mannheim (University of Connecticut) Dark Matter and Dark Energy - Fact or Fiction
• 2007-05-16 Thierry Emonet (Yale University) From network dynamics to cell behavior in bacterial chemotaxis
• 2007-05-15 Nora Nortmann (Institut of Cognitive Science, University of Osnabr) Viewing Behavior: Influence and Integration of Task Dependent Information
• 2007-05-14 Donald L. Turcotte (University of California, Davis) Earthquakes, Landslides, Wildfires, and Floods - What Do They Have in Common?
• 2007-05-10 Hugh F. Jones (Imperial College London) Equivalent Hermitian Hamiltonians
• 2007-05-09 George N. Phillips Jr. (University of Wisconsin-Madison) Dynamics of proteins in crystals
• 2007-05-07 Predrag Cvitanovic (Georgia Institute of Technology) Geometry of state space of a turbulent plane Couette flow
• 2007-05-03 Fred Cooper (NSF) Time Dependent Variational Methods: The Dynamics of Solitary Waves in Classical and Quantum Field Theories
• 2007-04-30 A. Peter Young (University of California, Santa Cruz) Phase transitions in spin glasses
• 2007-04-30 Stephen Boettcher (Emory University) Large-Scale Simulations of Ising Spin Glasses on bond-diluted Lattices
• 2007-04-23 Alan Middleton (University of Syracuse) Should physicists in finite dimensions care about computer science?
• 2007-04-18 Peter A. Clarkson (Institute of Mathematics, Statistics & Actuarial Science, University of Kent) Rational Solutions of the Painlevé Equations and Applications to Soliton Equations
• 2007-04-18 Prof. Marco Merkli (Memorial University of Newfoundland) Some recent developments in the theory of open quantum systems
• 2007-04-16 Pierre Gremaud (North Carolina State University) Modeling and computational issues in slow granular flows
• 2007-04-10 John Harnad (University of Montreal) Tau functions, matrix integrals and random processes
• 2007-04-09 Vitaly Vodyanoy (Auburn University) Role of Zn nanoclusters in signal transduction in olfactory neurons
• 2007-04-09 Weizhang Huang (University of Kansas) Mathematical principles for anisotropic mesh adaptation
• 2007-03-29 David Nelson (Lyman Laboratory of Physics, Harvard University) Neutral Mutations and Gene Surfing in Microorganisms
• 2007-03-28 David Nelson (Lyman Laboratory of Physics, Harvard University) Non-Hermitian Luttinger Liquids and Vortex Physics
• 2007-03-27 David Nelson (Lyman Laboratory of Physics, Harvard University) Crystallography on Curved Surfaces: Virus Buckling and Grain Boundary Scars
• 2007-03-23 Thierry Dauxois (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique) Internal gravity waves and topography: emission, propagation and reflection
• 2007-03-22 Thierry Dauxois (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique) Statistical mechanics of systems with long-range interactions: problems, solutions applications and perspectives
• 2007-03-20 Igor Kolokolov (Landau Institute, Moscow) Optimal fluctuation approach to a directed polymer in a random medium
• 2007-03-19 Keith Julien (University of Colorado) Generalized Quasi-geostrophy for Spatially Anisotropic Rotationally Constrained Flows: Non-Hydrostatic Flows
• 2007-03-16 Michel Shats (Australian National University) Shear suppression of turbulence and structural changes in plasma and
• 2007-03-15 Karen Daniels (Dept. of Physics, North Carolina State University) Three Short Granular Stories
• 2007-03-13 Vladimir Lebedev (Landau Institute, Moscow) Dynamics of nearly spherical vesicles in an external flow
• 2007-03-13 Annette Zippelius (Institute for Theoretical Physics) Viscoelasticity of gels
• 2007-03-12 Punit Boolchand (University of Cincinnati) Discovery of the intermediate phase
• 2007-03-12 Yuri Vassilevski (Russian Academy of Sciences) Numerical schemes for the 3D contaminant transport in porous media
• 2007-03-08 Edriss S. Titi (Weizmann Institute and the University of California at Irvine) Global Regularity for Three-dimensional Navier-Stokes Equations and Other Relevant Geophysical Models
• 2007-03-06 Igor Kolokolov (Landau Institute) Effects of diffusion on large scales in passive advection
• 2007-03-05 De Witt Sumners (Florida State University) DNA Knots Reveal Chiral Packing of DNA in Phage Capsids
• 2007-02-15 Professor Ruth Nussinov (Head, Computational Structural Biology Group, National Cancer Institute, Fredrick, MD and Department of Human Genetics, School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, 69978 Israel) Nanobiology: Nanostructure Design Using a Library of Protein Parts
• 2007-01-29 Ildar Gabitov (Dept. of Mathematics, University of Arizona) Nonlinear phenomena in optical metamaterials
• 2007-01-22 Lawrence Pratt (LANL, T-12) Theory of Liquids and Landau’s “neither convincing nor useful” Epithet
• 2007-01-16 Daniel Ben-Avraham (Clarkson University) Diffusion-Limited One-Species Reactions in the Bethe Lattice
• 2007-01-10 Patrick Knupp (Sandia National Laboratories) Formulation of a Target-Matrix Paradigm for Mesh Optimization
• 2007-01-08 Jerry Gollub (Haverford College and University of Pennsylvania) Irreversibility and Chaos in Fluids

LANL Operated by the Triad National Security, LLC for the National Nuclear Security Administration of the US Department of Energy.
Copyright © 2003 LANS, LLC | Disclaimer/Privacy