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Upcoming events

The Oden Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences hosts a variety of meetings, seminars, conferences, and other events throughout the year. Read more on these events below. In response to COVID-19, many of these events are now being held virtually via Zoom meetings.

An Event Digest is automatically emailed to all Oden Institute members each week to remind everyone of upcoming speakers and events. If you wish to subscribe to the Events Digest, please email Charlott Low.

16 upcoming events

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Generalized Tensor Decomposition: Utility for Data Analysis and Mathematical Challenges

Oden Institute Seminar

Generalized Tensor Decomposition: Utility for Data Analysis and Mathematical Challenges

Tamara G. Kolda , Mathematical Consultant, MathSci.ai based in California.

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Feb 7, 2023

POB 6.304 & Zoom

Dimensionality reduction techniques for nonconvex optimization

Oden Institute Seminar

Dimensionality reduction techniques for nonconvex optimization

Corlia Cartis , Professor, Numerical Optimization at the Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, and a Fellow of Balliol College and The Alan Turing Institute for Data Science.

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday Feb 9, 2023

POB 6.304 & Zoom

Coming soon -- John Evans

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- John Evans

John Evans

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Feb 14, 2023

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Stephan Wojtowytsch

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Stephan Wojtowytsch

Stephan Wojtowytsch , tba

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Feb 21, 2023

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Eitan Levin

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Eitan Levin

Eitan Levin , CMS, Caltech

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday Feb 23, 2023

POB 6.304

Bisimulation and Reinforcement Learning

Babuška Forum

Bisimulation and Reinforcement Learning

Amy Zhang , Assistant Professor, Chandra Family Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, UT Austin

10AM – 11AM, Friday Feb 24, 2023

POB 6.304 & Zoom

Coming soon -- Yang Yang

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Yang Yang

Yang Yang , Professor, Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering, Michigan State University

3:30PM – 5:30PM, Tuesday Mar 7, 2023

POB 6.304

Mathematical modelling of human brain transport: from medical images to biophysical simulation

Oden Institute Seminar

Mathematical modelling of human brain transport: from medical images to biophysical simulation

Marie Rognes , Chief Research Scientist/Research Professor, Department for Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing, Simula Research Laboratory, Oslo, Norway

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Mar 21, 2023

POB 6.304 & Zoom

Coming soon --  Shihao Yang

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Shihao Yang

Shihao Yang , Assistant Professor, Georgia Tech

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday Mar 23, 2023

POB 6.304

Coming soon --  Jeff Hittinger

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Jeff Hittinger

Jeff Hittinger , Director, Center for Applied Scientific Computing (CASC), Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL),

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Mar 28, 2023

POB 6.304

Scientific Machine Learning (SciML) Inaugural Workshop - DAY 1(April 3, 2023)

Scientific Machine Learning (SciML) Inaugural Workshop - DAY 1(April 3, 2023)

8:30AM – 5PM, Monday Apr 3, 2023

Oden Institute, Avaya Auditorium, POB 2.302

Scientific Machine Learning (SciML) Inaugural Workshop - DAY 2 (April 4, 2023)

Scientific Machine Learning (SciML) Inaugural Workshop - DAY 2 (April 4, 2023)

9AM – 5PM, Tuesday Apr 4, 2023

Oden Institute, Avaya Auditorium, POB 2.302

Coming soon -- Katya Scheinberg

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Katya Scheinberg

Katya Scheinberg , TBA

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Apr 18, 2023

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Joe Kileel

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Joe Kileel

Joe Kileel , Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Oden Institute, UT Austin

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday Apr 20, 2023

POB 6.304 & Zoom

Coming soon -- Guillermo Lorenzo

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Guillermo Lorenzo

Guillermo Lorenzo , Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow, Oden Institute, UT Austin, and the University of Pavia (Italy)

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Apr 25, 2023

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Daniele Mortari

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Daniele Mortari

Daniele Mortari , Professor, Texas A&M

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday May 4, 2023

POB 6.304 & Zoom

More information

Regularly scheduled events include the Oden Institute Seminar Series, the Molecular BioPhysics Seminar Series, the Numerical Analysis Seminar Series, the Student Forum/Student Blitz Presentations, the SIAM Student Chapter Distinguished Speaker Series, and the Babuška Forum.

The Oden Institute Seminar is usually held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-5:00 pm, unless otherwise noted. Speakers include researchers from academia, national laboratories and industry, visiting scholars, and Oden Institute/UT faculty or research staff. Everyone is welcome to attend.

The Babuška Forum and the Student Forum/Student Blitz Presentations are typically held on Fridays, though times may vary from semester to semester. These events are hosted by CSEM students and are open to everyone.

Commencement events can be found on the graduate school commencement page