Geometry, Shapes & PDEs

Colloquium Dr. Martin Bauer, Florida State University Geometry, Shapes & PDEs Thursday, March 31, 11 :00AM In Person Event: 121 Manchester Hall The past decades have seen tremendous advances in imaging techniques, which have led to a significant growth in the quantity and complexity of data in fields such as…

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Dr. Erhardt receives grant funding

Dr. Erhardt’s grant proposal, “Spatial Considerations for Flood Insurance Portfolio Diversification”, will be funded by the Casualty Actuarial Society. This project will quantify how climate change is expected to impact the ability of insurance companies to manage flood risk in North America.  The project is joint with Mathieu Boudreault, at…

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2022 Gentry Lectures

The 2022 Gentry Lectures will be given by Athanassios Spyridon Fokas,  Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP) of the University of Cambridge. Dr. Fokas is a Greek mathematician with degrees in Aeronautical Engineering and Medicine. Since 2002, he has been a Professor of Nonlinear Mathematical Science in the…

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Erhardt & Hepler receive NSF Grant

Rob Erhardt and Staci Hepler’s grant proposal “Scalable Models, Fast Computation and Predictability for Spatio-temporal Ordinal Data” was awarded by the National Science Foundation. The project will develop new statistical methodology for ordinal spatio-temporal data, and deploy it to improve drought prediction in conjunction with the National Drought Mitigation Center….

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