- Morning Lectures: There will be two 30-minute research talks given by Govind Menon and Matt Harrison.
- Afternoon "Math Slam": There will be seven 10-minute expository talks given by Ben Raphael, Boris Rozovsky, Helen Li, Dave Kasapar, Alexandria Volkening, Hong Zhang and Manuel Sánchez-Uribe.
- Meet with faculty: There will be free time during which the following faculty (with their research interests) will be available to meet in their offices:
- Bjorn Sandstede (dynamical systems, pattern formation, nonlinear waves),
- Matt Harrison (statistical methods for high-dimensional problems, applications to neuroscience),
- Mark Ainsworth (numerical analysis of PDEs),
- Govind Menon (kinetics of phase transitions, random matrix theory, statistical theories of turbulence),
- Boris Rozovsky (stochastic partial differential equations),
- Anastasios Matzavinos (stochastic processes and mathematical biology).
- Meet and greet in the afternoon: casual setting in which to meet faculty and students in Applied Math.
- Movie: We will be showing the movie: Julia Robinson and Hilbert's Tenth Problem.
- 9:30am Opening remarks by Bjorn Sandstede, Department Chair
- 10:00am Govind Menon
- 10:30am Matt Harrison
- 11:00am Campus tour
- 12:00pm Lunch
- 2:00pm Math Slam:
- 2:00pm Ben Raphael
- 2:10pm Alexandria Volkening
- 2:20pm Dave Kaspar
- 2:30pm Hong Zhang
- 2:40pm Break
- 3:00pm Boris Rozovsky
- 3:10pm Helen Li
- 3:20pm Manuel Sánchez-Uribe
- 3:30pm Free time to meet with faculty, also "meet and greet"
- 3:30-4:00pm: Bjorn Sandstede (Room 105), Matt Harrison (Room 327), Mark Ainsworth (Room 204)
- 4:00-4:30pm: Govind Menon (Room 104), Boris Rozovsky (Room 216), Anastasios Matzavinos (Room 325)
- 5:00pm Movie
- 6:30pm Dinner
Division of Applied Mathematics
182 George Street
Providence, RI 02912
Please be aware that Providence can be cold and rainy in November (low 30s at night), so plan accordingly. Also, we will be walking throughout the day, so comfortable shoes are advised.
- From T. F. Green airport (Providence): By commuter rail: take the commuter line from T. F. Green to Providence Station ($3.25 for a one way trip). Tickets can be bought at T. F. Green or from the MBTA smartphone app. By bus: buses 1, 8, 14 and 20 will take you from T. F. Green to downtown Providence.
- From Logan airport (Boston): Take the free Silver Line Bus Rapid Transit service to South Station. From South Station, take the commuter to Providence Station ($10.50 for a one way trip). Tickets can be bought at South Station or from the MBTA smartphone app.
- Parking: Free all day street parking can be found east of 182 George Street. Another option is the Power Street Parking Garage. See the following link for a map: https://www.google.com/maps/d/edit?mid=zlagnUz6EvlQ.kZ8PmFs_Vz-I
If you have been allocated travel or hotel funds, please fill out the following form: https://secure.brown.edu/purchasing/visitor/. Please send all travel receipts to Jennifer McLean at Jennifer_McLean@Brown.edu.
This workshop is funded by the Research Training Group: Integrating Dynamics and Stochastics, which is funded under NSF grant 114-8284.
The organizer for the workshop is David Lipshutz. Please direct any questions to David_Lipshutz@Brown.edu.