CMSE 2016 Fall Colloquium Series

The CMSE department is going to run a colloquium series on Mondays from 4-5pm, starting on September 12, 2016. The regular meeting location is the CMSE Conference room.

Currently, we have lined up the following speakers for the colloquium:

CMSE Special Presentation, John P. Lloyd - Defining genomic functionality using machine learning approaches
March 30, 2017

April 4, 2017 (Tuesday) - 9:30am - 10:30am - 1502 Engineering Building

December 5, 2016

Monday, December 5nd from 10:30 – 11:30 AM. 

Special Colloquium Dr. Scott Carney -  University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Title: "Synthetic Optical Holography"

Friday, December 2nd from 10:30 – 11:30 AM. 

Special Colloquium Dr. Yingda Cheng -  Michigan State University

Title: "Sparse Grid Discontinuous Galerkin Methods for High-Dimensional PDEs"

September 12, 2016

Colloquium by Prof. Jeff Fessler, Department of ECE, University of Michigan

Title: “Optimal first-order convex minimization methods with applications to image reconstruction and machine learning”

September 19, 2016

Colloquium by Dr. Scott Baarlud
University of Iowa

Host: Andrew Christlieb


September 26, 2016

Colloquium by Dr. Tony Mezzacappa - The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Title: “From Stars to Nuclei and Back: Our Cosmic Origin and the Exascale Challenge to Find It”

October 10, 2016

October 10, 2016

Colloquium by Drs. Brian Oshea and Brian Danielak, Department Computational Mathematics Science and Engineering, Michigan State University

Title: “How We Teach Undergraduates Computational Modeling and Data Science”


Special Colloquium - Dr. Michael Feig
October 14, 2016

10:30am - Friday October 14, 2016, 1502 Engineering Building

Colloquium by Dr. Michael Feig, Michigan State University

Title: “Exploring the structure and dynamics of biomolecules from molecular to cellular scales via multi-scale computer simulation methods"

October 17, 2016

Colloquium by Dr. Sorin Mitran, University North Carolina


Title: "Deterministic and stochastic reduced order modeling of microscopic organism motility mechanisms"

October 24, 2016

Colloquium Dr. Lili Ju - Universtiy South Carolina

Title: "Stabilized Compact Exponential Time Differencing Methods for Gradient Flows and Scalable Implementation"


October 31, 2016

Title: Performance trade-off in bacterial chemotaxis reveals constraints on integral feedback control.

Speaker: Yann Dufour, Department: Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, MSU