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Invited Speakers

Date Speaker
January 09, 2017 Nathaniel Trask, Sandia National Laboratories
Updates Regarding Generalized Moving Least Squares (GMLS)
February 13, 2017 Eleni Panagiotou, University of California, Santa Barbara
Linking Polymer Entanglements with the Viscoelastic Mechanics of Polymeric Materials using Topologycal Analysis and Computational Simulations
February 20, 2017 Katerina Aifantis, University of Arizona
Mechanical Stability of Anodes during Electrochemical Cycling
March 13, 2017 Wei Cai, Stanford University
Dislocation Dynamics Simulations for Understanding Crystal Plasticity
March 20, 2017 Tom Markland, Stanford University
Accurate Nonadiabatic Quantum Dynamics on the Cheap: Making the most of quantum-classical theory with master equations
April 17, 2017 J. Nathan Kutz, University of Washington
Data-Driven Discovery of Dynamical Systems in the Engineering, Physical and Biological Sciences
April 25, 2017 Daniel Zuckerman, Oregon Health & Science University
Beyond Markov Models of Complex Systems: Correcting Bias in Rates and Mechanisms using History Information
May 01, 2017 G.A. Pavliotis, Imperial College London
Noise-Induced Transitions and Mean Field Limits for Multiscale Diffusions
May 15, 2017 Katy Craig, University of California, Santa Barbara
A Blob Method for Aggregation and Diffusion


Invited Speakers

Date Speaker
January 04, 2016 Kranthi K. Mandadapu, University of California, Berkeley/
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Homogenization of Thermo-mechanical Continua: Theory and Simulations
February 01, 2016 Simon Billinge, Columbia University/Brookhaven National Laboratory
Robust prediction of real materials
February 15, 2016 (Post-Doc Webinar) Hua Lei, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Quantifying Uncertainty and Stochasticity in Mesoscopic Modeling
February 29, 2016 (Post-Doc Webinar) Fei Wang, The Pennsylvania State University
High Order Extended Finite Element Methods for Solving Interface Problem
February 29, 2016 (Post-Doc Webinar) Shuonan Wu, The Pennsylvania State University
Multiphase Allen-Cahn and Cahn-Hilliard Models and their Discretizations with the Effect of Pairwise Surface Tensions
March 07, 2016 Paris Perdikaris, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Multi-fidelity stochastic modeling with Gaussian processes
March 21, 2016 (Post-Doc Webinar) Xiu Yang, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Efficient Surrogate Model for Inverse Problems in Mesoscale Modeling
April 04, 2016 (Post-Doc Webinar) Nathaniel Trask, Brown University
Compatible meshless discretization through ℓ2-optimization
April 18, 2016 (Post-Doc Webinar) Ben Gross, University of California, Santa Barbara
Computing Stokes Flows on Radial Manifolds
May 02, 2016 (Post-Doc Webinar) Jing Li, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
An Efficient Estimation of Failure Probability through Mesh Refinement
May 16, 2016 April Wang, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Multi-scale Computational Framework for Simulation of Cellular Solids
May 23, 2016 Rick Remsing, Temple University
Dissecting Hydrophobic and Ionic Hydration
June 13, 2016 Pieter Coulier, Stanford University
Preconditioning of Dense Linear Systems with the Inverse Fast Multipole Method
July 18, 2016 Robert Zuckerman, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Sequence-defined Polymer Science
September 12, 2016 Arushi Prakash, University of Washington
Understanding the Behavior of Peptoids with Classical Molecular Dynamics and Enhanced Sampling (Metadynamics)


Invited Speakers

Date Speaker
January 06, 2015 Scott Moe, University of Washington
A Conservative, Arbitrary Order, Semi-Lagrangian Scheme With Optimization-Based Limiters
February 16, 2015 (Tutorial) Andreas Damianou, University of Sheffield
Gaussian Process for Data-modeling and Uncertainty Quantification: A Hands-on Tutorial
February 17, 2015 (Tutorial) Andreas Damianou, University of Sheffield
Latent Variable and Deep Modeling with Gaussian Processes; Applications to System Identification
April 06, 2015 Glenn Fredrickson, University of California, Santa Barbara
Computational Polymer Field Theory: Fundamentals and Applications
April 20, 2015 Grzegorz “Greg” Wasilkowski, University of Kentucky
Multivariate Decomposition Method for ∞-Variate Integration
May 04, 2015 Kris Delaney, University of California, Santa Barbara
Recent Developments in Fully Fluctuating Field Theory Simulations of Polymer Melts and Solutions
May 11, 2015 (Post-Doc Webinar) Surl-Hee “Shirley” Ahn, Stanford University
Discovering Pathways and Intermediates using the Weighted Ensemble Method
July 24, 2015 (Post-Doc Webinar) Ming Chen, New York University
Exploring High-Dimensional Free Energy Surfaces
September 29, 2015 Vangelis Harmandaris, University of Crete
Hierarchical Multi-scale Modeling of Hybrid Polymer/Solid Nanostructured Systems
October 05, 2015 Jaydeep Bardhan, Northeastern University
Modeling Multiscale Materials and Interfaces using Boundary-integral Methods and Scalable Solvers
October 12, 2015 Xiaofeng “Felix” Ye, University of Washington
Polymer Looping: Kinetics and Mean First Passage Time
November 09, 2015 Fei Lu, University of California, Berkeley
Data-driven Stochastic Model Reduction in Nonlinear Dynamics
November 16, 2015 Xiantao Li, The Pennsylvania State University
Dynamic atomistic/continuum coupling using boundary element method
November 30, 2015 Eric Keaveny, Imperial College London
Fluctuating force-coupling method for simulations of colloidal suspensions
December 07, 2015 David Barajas-Solano, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Hybrid Multiscale Finite Volume Method for the Advection-Diffusion Equation in Fractured and Porous Media

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