Adaptive trust-region algorithms for unconstrained optimization problems

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY Department of Mathematics & Statistics presents Dr. Mostafa Rezapour, Wake Forest University Thursday, April 29, 2021, 11:00 am via ZOOM “Adaptive trust-region algorithms for unconstrained optimization problems” Trust-region methods are a class of numerical methods for optimization. At each iteration, trust region methods compute a trial step…

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Single Particle Tracking with applications to lysosome transport

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY Department of Mathematics & Statistics presents Dr. Keisha Cook Tulane University Thursday, April 15, 2021 11:00 am via ZOOM “Single Particle Tracking with applications to lysosome transport” Live cell imaging and single particle tracking techniques have become increasingly popular amongst the mathematical biology community. We study endocytosis,…

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An Introduction to Galois Representations Attached to Elliptic Curves

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY Department of Mathematics & Statistics presents Dr. Harris Daniels, Amherst College Thursday, April 8, 11:00 am via Zoom “An Introduction to Galois Representations Attached to Elliptic Curves “ Elliptic curves are ubiquitous in the field of mathematics. They appear everywhere from diophantine equations to mathematical physics. One…

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Constructions in Combinatorial Commutative Algebra, Old and New

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY Department of Mathematics & Statistics presents Dr. Justin Lyle University of Arkansas Constructions in Combinatorial Commutative Algebra, Old and New Thursday, March 25, 2021 11:00 am via ZOOM This talk will overview some classical constructions in combinatorial commutative algebra, which provide a deep and profitable interplay between…

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